Groundskeeper - Gables Residential

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Groundskeeper - Gables Residential

Position Description: If you love working outdoors and receive instant gratification from keeping things neat, you'll dig our groundskeeper position. Forget working in a stuffy office when you can instead spend your time outside enhancing the grounds of an already well-kept community. Your main aim is to provide curb appeal by keeping all areas of the community clean and attractive. Primary duties include removing trash and litter, sweeping and pressure washing sidewalks and pathways, basic gardening and weeding, and wiping down and cleaning windows and common furniture. You will also use your people skills to service requests and repairs following safe work practices and in a manner that upholds our excellent reputation for customer service. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with the service team to ensure excellent curb appeal at all times
  • Maintain all public and common areas of the property in a clean, neat, and attractive condition
  • Remove all trash and litter
  • Sweep sidewalks and pathways
  • Basic gardening and weeding
  • Wiping down and cleaning windows and common furniture
  • Adhere to the Gables Standard Operating Procedures
  • Report physical safety hazards in the community to the supervisor
  • Participate in company training classes and meetings as required
  • Maintain superior customer service relationships with residents and coworkers as per Gables Pledges of Customer Service
  • Other tasks or duties as assigned by supervisor

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Ability to understand English for safety and productivity reasons 
  • Ability to work any of the seven days of the week, 52 weeks of the year. Our community staffing limitations make it critical for you to work your scheduled hours consistently as well as overtime if necessary when requested. 
  • Ability to travel to company training classes or to work at other communities as requested
  • On-call, after-hour emergency service may be required, with on-call staff required to live within a minimum distance to the community for efficient response time

Required Skills:

  • Perform general maintenance repair tasks professionally without endangering yourself, residents, or fellow associates
  • Must be able to move up to 50 pounds variable distances
  • Mobility and flexibility to use ladders to heights in excess of 8 to 9 feet
  • Ability to work outdoors in temperatures above 90 degrees or below 32 degrees Fahrenheit

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