Northwell Health Groundskeeper in Huntington, New York

Req Number 001AIZ

Job Category Groundskeeping

Job Description

  1. Maintains and cares for grounds, shrubbery and landscaping.

  2. Maintains general cleanliness of all exterior areas including parking lots.

  3. Operates, maintains and makes repairs and/or adjustments to heavy equipment including mobile sweeper, backhoe, and snow plows. Operates, maintains and repairs other equipment such as lawn mowers, sprinklers, hedge shears, snow blower, brushes, etc.

  4. Removes snow and treats icy surfaces.

  5. Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Previous professional grounds-keeping experience, required.

  • Driver’s license, required and ability to operate standard shift, preferred.

  • Ability to operate heavy equipment, industrial lawn mowers and other industrial grounds-keeping machinery and vehicles.

  • Ability to transport heavy plants, bushes, shrubs, machinery, etc.

Ability to communicate effectively and follow instructions.