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Hillsborough County Government

$8.05-$12.13 Hourly / $1,395.33-$2,102.53 Monthly / $16,744.00-$25,230.40 Yearly


Performs manual work of a routine nature in connection with construction, maintenance, and related activities.


Completion of the sixth grade.

Or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-related competencies noted below.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Some knowledge of safety requirements involved with operation of required tools and equipment.
  • Some knowledge of proper operation of mechanical and powered grounds maintenance equipment.
  • Some knowledge in the use of cleaning supplies and equipment.
  • Skill in the use of custodial, groundskeeping and building trades equipment and tools.
  • Ability to follow established procedures.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to follow oral instructions.
  • Ability to stand, bend and kneel.
  • Ability to work outside in a subtropical climate and adverse weather conditions.
  • Ability to lift and carry weights up to 50 pounds.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.
  • Spreads marl, sand, gravel and asphalt to repair roads.
  • Loads and unloads trucks.
  • Moves furniture, heavy equipment and materials.
  • Assists in the construction of concrete forms and culverts.
  • Sets barricades and performs flagman duties.
  • Lays soot and cuts and trims bushes, weeds and grass.
  • Performs groundskeeping and custodial duties as required.
  • Carries tools and equipment to and from storage and work areas.
  • Performs routine service and maintenance of assigned vehicles and equipment.
  • Assists pouring and finishing concrete driveways and sidewalks.
  • Maintains drainage ditches and canals.
  • Fills washouts and spreads fill dirt.
  • Operates a cement mixer or mixes cement by hand.
  • Cleans sites upon work completion.
  • Drives a truck to and from work sites.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

CLASS: LABORAFSA; EST: 11/6/1998; REV: 2/10/2004;