Job Description

Groundskeeper/Preventative Maintenance Apprentice-1854 (Operations)
Harrisonville, MO, United States of America


About ABBCO Service Corporation

ABBCO Service Corporation is a building service contracting company specializing in facility maintenance and janitorial services. The company was started in 1955 in St. Louis, Missouri and has been owned by the same family since 1963. ABBCO has 3rd generation management and operates with the same family values and dedication to our customers as we did over 63 years ago.

The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri to this day and services customers on a daily basis throughout the Midwest and Southeastern United States. Our clients include Commercial properties, Industrial/Manufacturing plants, Distribution Warehouses, Medical and Educational Institutions. ABBCO Service Corporation provides services to over 30 million square feet per day and has over 700 employees.


*ABBCO Service Corporation has a proven track record of serving our customers since 1955.

*We strive to provide a clean, safe and healthy work and learning environment.

*We are constantly striving to provide more tools and resources for our employees to do their jobs more effectively and efficiently.

*We have many benefits available to employees depending on status. These benefits include but are not limited to paid vacation time, paid holidays, 401k plan, health insurance options, life insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, tell-a-friend bonuses.

*We have successful training programs in place including computer based position training, online safety training, and on the job training.

*We are proud to offer Advancement Opportunities to our  hard working and dedicated employees when the opportunities arise.

*We appreciate our employees and are a TEAM!!

Job Skills / Requirements


ABBCO Service Corporation currently has the following position(s) available in the Harrisonville, MO area:

 Full Time Monday-Friday

Groundskeeping/Preventative Maintenance Apprentice

We are looking for a dedicated flexible team member that will work in a grounds/maintenance position to ensure the facilities look and operate at their best. In this role you will inspect the playgrounds, stadiums, and landscaping to make repairs or improvements as necessary. You will also assist the maintenance lead technician and receive training in preventative maintenance for electrical, mechanical, and plumbing systems.

Specific job duties include but are not limited to:

-Mowing, weed eating, leaf blowing

-General clean-up of trash and debris

-Repair and improvements of landscape

-Repair and improvements of playgrounds and equipment

-Moving of school related equipment and furniture

-Changing light bulbs

-Changing ceiling tile

-HVAC filters

All applicants should be able to push, pull, and lift 50lbs. All applicants should be able to work on a ladder, have a basic knowledge of hand tools, and operate light duty equipment. Applicants will also be required to submit fingerprints and a background check prior to employment.

Please email all resumes to Steve Cogan at and to Samantha Greife at  If you have any questions please contact us at (816)380-4226.


Minimum Requirements:

*Must have the ability to maintain positive professional relationships with co-workers in a team environment and take direction from Supervisor(s).
*Must be able to perform all physical aspects of the above job duties. *Previous experience preferred but not required.
*Reliable Transportation and good attendance is a must.
*At this location our client requires an approved background check and additional Site clearance via FBI fingerprinting.


Additional Information / Benefits

ABBCO strives to provide a clean, safe and healthy work and learning environment for our employees. 

ABBCO is proud to offer many benefits to our employees including:
*paid vacation 
*paid holidays 
*life insurance
*dental insurance
*health insurance options
*vision insurance
*tell-a-friend bonuses
*training programs
*advancement opportunties
(eligibility requirements must be met for certain benefits)


Please reach out to our Human Resource Department with any questions that you may have. We look forward to speaking with you!
(314)771-3221 Ext 100 

Come Join our TEAM!!

ABBCO Service Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, 401K/403b Plan

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift.

Number of Openings for this position: 2