Performs semi-skilled and skilled grounds keeping work and performs oversees the activities of the Water Works Grounds keeping Department. The Groundskeeper Foreman is responsible for directing, overseeing, and inspecting the work of employees engaged in the cleaning and maintenance of Harlingen Water Works grounds. The Foreman prepares the employee schedules, assigns and participates in various grounds keeping activities, conducts on-site inspections, and is expected to exercise considerable independence and initiative in directing field operations and in resolving work problems in compliance with established procedures. Tact and courtesy are required in public contacts with various associated personnel. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Building Maintenance Supervisor and is evaluated through reports and discussions in terms of the effectiveness of maintaining grounds and equipment in satisfactory condition.