Two (2) years of experience in grounds or landscape management that includes at least six months of supervisory experience is required.
Knowledge of job supervision, planning, estimating, use of tools and equipment and proper handling of hazardous materials. Skilled in the use of power equipment commonly used in grounds keeping. Technical knowledge of planting cycles, soil chemistry, fertilizers, herbicides and pesticides.
Limited Knowledge of English – Reasonable confident in speaking English and able to handle social situations and casual conversation and limited work requirements. Able to write simple texts and fill out forms. This may be tested.
Limited Knowledge of French or Bambara – Reasonable confident in speaking French or Bambara and able to handle social situations and casual conversation and limited work requirements. Able to write simple texts and fill out forms. This may be tested.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES Optional:
Must possess basic mechanical abilities and be skilled in the use of hand tools and power equipment commonly used in grounds keeping. A valid drivers’ license is required.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY (EEO): The U.S. Mission provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.