Westminster Palms Groundskeeper in Jacksonville, Florida
We are currently seeking two full-time Groundskeeper to work Monday- Friday 7:30am-3:30pm. Pay between $13.40 - $14.85/hour based on experience. This position is directly responsible for the maintenance of flower beds, shrubs, hedges, and entire irrigation systems. Oversees the performance of the lawn service contractor and performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Maintenance. Preserves residents’ dignity, honors resident’s rights, provides good customer service, communicates appropriately, and adheres to federal and state compliance regulations. EEO/DFWP "We honor those who have served."
GROUNDSKEEPER ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Comply with all applicable rules, policies, standards and guidelines related to employment with Westminster Services and its communities.
Daily blowing of walkways and collect debris throughout the entire campus/property.
Clean and remove leaves/debris from all gutters of buildings and residential units (when applicable).
Clean gutters and downspouts on single family residences and town homes. Must climb ladders to perform this duty.
Pressure wash walkways and driveways throughout the entire campus/property.
Maintain the irrigation equipment in proper working conditions on the entire property.
Responsible for the beautification of the ground for the entire campus/property.
The above job description is not to be construed as a complete listing of the assignments and responsibilities assigned to any employee; nor are such assignments restricted to those precisely listed in the description. This job description may change from time to time as the needs of the organization change.
GROUNDSKEEPER ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and 1-2 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience in landscaping and/or ground keeping.
Physical and Environmental Requirements:
Balancing; Kneeling; Reaching; Crouching; Pulling; Standing; Manual Dexterity; Pushing; Stooping; Grasping; Lifting up to 40lbs.
Wellness credit opportunity of $50 per pay period
Short Term Disability
Flexible Spending Plans
Basic Life & AD&D Insurance – benefit amount is three times annual salary
Long Term Disability – premium paid by company
Health Advocate – free assistance with resolving healthcare and insurance related issues
403(b) Retirement Plan and Profit Sharing Plan
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) - free counseling for employees and their families
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Resident Scholarship Fund
Free Flu Shots and Hepatitis B vaccinations
Tickets at Work – discount pricing on travel and entertainment options
Licenses & Certifications
- COVID-19 Vaccination