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Laborer Grounds Maintenance

Construction and Facilities



Quantico, Virginia, United States


Work Where it Matters

Akima Facilities Operations (AFO), an Akima company, is not just another federal facilities contractor. As an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC), our mission and purpose extend beyond our exciting federal projects as we support our shareholder communities in Alaska.

At AFO, the work you do every day makes a difference in the lives of our 15,000 Iñupiat shareholders, a group of Alaska natives from one of the most remote and harshest environments in the United States.

For our shareholders , AFO provides support and employment opportunities and contributes to the survival of a culture that has thrived above the Arctic Circle for more than 10,000 years.

For our government customers , AFO sustains mission readiness and ensures quality of life by maintaining high value assets and operations at peak performance and successfully manages these operations through accurately forecasting, managing, and aggressively controlling costs.

As an AFO employee , you will be surrounded by a challenging, yet supportive work environment that is committed to innovation and diversity, two of our most important values. You will also have access to our comprehensive benefits and competitive pay in addition to growth opportunities and excellent retirement options.

Job Summary:

AFO is looking for a Grounds Laborer to work at Quantico MCB, Virginia. The selected candidate will function as a member of Grounds Section team assisting in the landscaping maintenance and upkeep of Quantico MCB grounds.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Uses zero-turn riding mowers to cut grass.
  • Uses weed eaters and edging tools to perform grounds maintenance finishing work.
  • Uses chain saws, hedge trimmers, clippers and other hand tools to maintain shrubs and trees.
  • Cares for flower beds, shrubs, and trees.
  • Performs general grounds policing for leaves, litter, and other clean up.
  • Performs other related grounds upkeep duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Two years of related work experience
  • Knowledge of the practices, methods, tools, and equipment of the ground maintenance trade
  • Knowledge of the hazards and standard safety precautions of the trade
  • Possess a valid Virginia Driver’s License
  • Must be able to obtain access to Quantico MCB

We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws. All applicants will receive consideration for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, gender or gender-identity, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, pregnancy or parental status, or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability, or have known limitations related to pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us at or [Register to View] (information about job applications status is not available at this contact information).

Job: Maintenance & Repair

Travel: None

Organization: AFO - Akima Facilities Operations

Clearance: Not Applicable

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-9122