Grounds Keeper

Grounds Keeper

Date Posted: April 29, 2015
Department: Plant Services
Status: Temporary Full
Shift: 1st Shift

Performs a variety of duties to maintain the appearance and condition of the hospital grounds and landscaping.  Plants, waters, prunes and otherwise maintains flowerbeds, shrubs, trees and lawns. Rakes and removes fallen leaves. Sweeps walkways and staircases. Maintains driveways and parking lots.  Schedules and coordinates activities for the maintenance and care of the hospital grounds and adjoining property.  Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

This position requires a high school education or equivalent.  Heavy physical effort of 50 lbs or more.  Must have a minimum of two years experience as a grounds keeper.  Exposure to outdoor elements.