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Position Title: Grounds/Maintenance Worker Call ID: NAD.MBA.2022.09
Request Num: SR23022 Date Call was Listed: Jul 15, 2022
Status: Active Last Updated: Aug 9, 2022
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 1
Position Description
Country: United States
Calling Organization: Monterey Bay Academy
Position Type(s): Construction, Maintenance
Length of Service: 10-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Sep 1, 2022 
Ending Date: Aug 31, 2023
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Sep 1, 2022
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 1, 2022
Duties:     1. Tasks including – but not limited to – working on your knees, walk-behind mowing, weed trimming, edging, blowing, raking, sweeping, hand-digging/shoveling, trenching, rototilling, and mulching.
2. Safely clean, maintain, store, and operate equipment and vehicles.
3. Assist with cleaning and maintenance of grounds facilities including garages, shops, and offices. 4. Assist other grounds department crews as needed. Stay busy – ask for additional work as each task is completed.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date: Sep 1, 2022
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Modest See this link for more details:
Unacceptable Dress:  Not Modest
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   A private bedroom in a same-gender shared apartment.
Gender: Male
Age Preference: 19-29 years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   1. Ability to lift 50 pounds and perform outdoor work in any weather for up to 8 hours a day 2. Dependability in attendance and ability to take responsibility for productivity and quality of work 3. Ability to maintain safe working conditions at all times, including comprehension and adherence with material safety precautions and operational training 4. Valid driver’s license 5. Positive attitude and ability to work with a team 6. Ability to follow instructions and learn new skills 7. Ability to complete tasks independently 8. Ability to pass a background check
Languages:  English(Average) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  High School/Secondary
Trade/Skills: Preference for someone with experience in landscaping, maintenance, and/or Construction
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Calling Organization    
Travel (Children)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Insurance   Calling Organization   For Long Term and Short Term positions: Accident, Sickness & Personal Effects & Baggage (PEB) Insurance Protection for Volunteers. For international volunteers serving in NAD: Short-Term Travel Insurance.  
Accommodations   Calling Organization    
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Calling Organization    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD 200.00  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: La Selva Beach
Airport: San Francisco International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up by MBA personnel.
Required Inoculations US Government vaccination requirements
Other Medical Recommendations Go to and click Travelers' Health, then choose your destination recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: B1 - VISA
    Who Applies: Volunteer
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to: [email protected]
Deadline: Sep 1, 2022
Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Monterey Bay Academy
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: Pacific Union Conference
Calling Conference: Central California Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
Country: United States
Supervisor: Schiavenin, Mauricio
Title: Treasurer
Approved By:   Mauricio Schiavenin, Business Manager for Monterey Bay Academy on Jun 24, 2022. Entered by: Schiavenin, Mauricio