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LABORER in Laredo at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 9/22/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Laredo
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/22/2022
  • Job ID:
    35370/38062/203613

Job Description

Facility: RIO GRANDE DETENTION CENTER

Pay: $15.00 hr.

Bonus (if applicable): 

H&W: $4.23 hr. This position is eligible to receive a Health & Welfare Benefit Rate per hour on all hours paid up to 40 hours per week and not to exceed 2,080 hours per year.

Shift:

Benefits: Employees working a normal work week (30 hours or more) will enjoy a competitive benefits package for an energized workforce with options for you and your family including:

• Paid time off        • Paid holidays         • 401(k)
• 401(k) matching      • Health Insurance        • Dental Insurance
• Vision Insurance       • Life Insurance          • Flexible spending account
• Health savings account    • Tuition Reimbursement     • Reduced tuition rates
• Employee discount     • Employee assistance program • Pet insurance
• Disability Insurance     • Paid training           • Other benefits available

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Are you looking for a career you can feel good about? We hire only those that strive to do their best. By joining our family, you'll receive the honor and recognition that comes with working for the industry's global leader in evidenced based rehabilitation.

Who We Are:

GEO provides complementary, turnkey solutions for numerous government partners worldwide across a spectrum of diversified correctional and community reentry services. From the development of state-of-the-art facilities and the provision of management services and evidence-based rehabilitation to the post-release reintegration and supervision of individuals in the community, GEO offers fully diversified, cost-effective services that deliver enhanced quality and improved outcomes.

Why Work for GEO:

  • At GEO, we believe that diversity in our workforce and the inclusion of a variety of views, perspectives, and backgrounds are integral parts of our company's success.
  • We believe that work is more than a place you go every day. It is about being inspired and motivated to achieve extraordinary things.
  • Employee benefits play an important role in making The GEO Group a great place to work. At GEO, we believe in the three pillars of employee wellbeing: physical, emotional, and financial. With comprehensive benefits and competitive wages, we trust that you will find all the resources you need here to be successful.

Summary

Under general supervision, cuts and maintains lawns and/or grass. Rakes and maintains leaves, plants, flowers, trees or shrubs.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides grounds maintenance in all seasons by performing general maintenance upkeep functions for the facility such as mowing, trimming, edging, planting, clipping, pruning, shearing, spraying, hosing, sprinkling, washing, burning, cutting, light snow removal, sweeping, repairing, cleaning, and mopping as directed by management.
  • May need to arrange large scale snow or dirt removal.
  • May assist in determining the appropriate plants or shrubs for walkways or garden areas.
  • Maintains required inventory, issues control and accountability of tool, equipment and hazardous materials.
  • May assist in unloading trucks and moving supplies and materials to proper location by wheelbarrow or hand truck.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
  • One (1) to three (3) months related experience and/or training in a janitorial or groundskeeper capacity.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

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