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Groundskeeper (Full-Time)- Asbury Heights

  • Job ID: 532639074
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Asbury Heights
  • Department: Plant Ops_Maintenance
  • Location: 700 Bower Hill Road, Pittsburgh PA 15243
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $14.46 to $21.99 / hour

Description

UPMC Asbury Heights is hiring a full-time Groundskeeper! Apply today to learn more! 

Join the team that’s providing the highest quality of care to seniors in our communities. With state-of-the-art safety protocols and the support of an academic medical center, UPMC Senior Communities has demonstrated a continued commitment to keeping both our residents and our employees safe and healthy, especially throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Make a true impact at our senior living facilities, where you’ll have the confidence that your care is clinically backed by a best-in-class health care system and the rewarding knowledge that you are changing lives every day. 

Maintain landscape and grounds in accordance with established schedules and instructions. Participate in all grounds keeping including landscaping, gardening, turf management, hard surface maintenance, snow removal, litter control, signage, irrigation systems, etc.

Responsibilities:
  • Maintain a positive outlook and interactions with co-workers, which contribute to the team effort of the department.
  • Participate in the proper care of landscape and grounds.
  • Provide upkeep of grounds equipment
  • Operate equipment including lawn care, power washers, and, weed eaters, edgers, sprayers, hoes, shovels, hand tools, snow plows, snow blowers, motorized vehicles, etc., and related landscape equipment as required.
  • Maintain clean and safe work area, equipment rooms and shop areas.
  • Perform litter control on an as needed basis or as directed by supervisor
  • Able to accept flexible working hours and shifts
  • Assist with litter control in all assigned areas.
  • Assist with power-wash and maintenance of hard surface paved areas, sidewalks, etc.
  • Serve as a role model of service excellence for the institutions by providing quality services that are responsive to client needs, proactive in scope and accessible in nature.
  • Adhere to the Basics of Service Excellence in all interactions with clients and the public.
  • Perform other related duties and grounds maintenance work with minimal supervision.
  • Use the Basics of Service Excellence as a guide, respond to the needs of individual patients, employees, department or other organizations with courtesy, respect and a positive outlook that reflects the team effort of the department.
  • Record work orders and submit hours to supervisor on a daily basis
  • Perform all work following infection control procedures.
  • Exhibit, both verbally and behaviorally, a commitment to the values of service excellence in carrying out on-going duties.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma. 
  • Landscaping experience preferred. 
  • Work outdoors in different weather conditions with exposure to the elements required. 
  • Ability to stand, walk, etc. for extended periods also, bend, stoop, kneel, lift, shovel, etc. required. 
  • Exert up to 100 lbs of force occasionally required. 
  • Ability to work overtime or off-hours when necessary.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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