Job Location: Arkadelphia, AR
Company Name: Compass Group USA
Date Posted: 2019-06-02
Valid Through: 2019-06-28
Employment Type: FULL_TIME
Job ID: 192801925
We have an opening for a GROUNDSKEEPER (FULL-TIME) position.
Location: Henderson State University; 871 N 10th St. Arkadelphia, AR 71923 Note: online applications accepted only.
Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Requirement: Groundskeeping experience preferred, but will train!
If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.
SSC Services for Education is known for our expertise, commitment, and value; and we at SSC truly believe that our people are our greatest asset. By utilizing our associates’ knowledge and experience alongside SSC’s extensive training, providing supportive management, and offering unparalleled wage and benefit packages as well as career advancement opportunities, we have developed a workforce that differentiates us from our competitors.
SSC Services for Education is a Nationwide Best in Class Facility Service Provider. As a member of Compass Group, North America, we want you to be as great as you can be. We empower our associates to direct their own future, keeping them confident that we support them every step of the way. As a result, our associates embody greatness through their actions, natural passion for quality, and a can-do attitude. The opportunity for greatness is real at SSC and throughout the Compass world.
Full-time associates at SSC are offered many fantastic benefits such as:
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
Employee Assistance Program
Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents
Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)
Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
And other voluntary benefits
This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Bonus! If you know someone that is qualified for this role, please use the ‘job search’ in MyOpportunity to refer your referral and email them a link to apply. Your referral will be able to apply by clicking the link in the email then you can check the status under Careers in MyOpportunity by clicking on ‘referral tracking.’ For Employee Referral guidelines, FAQs and the Compass Employee Referral Policy, email MyReferral@compass-usa.com. Click here to view the step-by-step instructions to refer a friend to this position.
Summary: Plans and administers a program of grounds and plant maintenance, including growing schedules and continued propagation through plants and cuttings. Responsible for performing a variety of tasks related to the care of grasses and plants. Trims, prunes and removes scrubs, bushes and trees. Performs general janitorial duties including property inspections, landscaping and grounds maintenance.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides quality customer service to customers by providing one-on-one attention to detail.
Inspects common areas and reports deficiencies to Maintenance Supervisor.
Inspects exterior of the property and grounds; reports deficiencies to Maintenance Supervisor.
Mows lawns weekly during the proper season. Cleans landscaping tools and equipment after each use.
Trims bushes to maintain neat appearance and desired shape.
Weeds flowerbeds weekly or more often if needed.
Shovels exterior walkways during wintery weather; salts or sands icy walkways as needed.
Contributes to the team; facilitates good customer interactions; exhibits professionalism with customers, fellow employees and others with whom there is contact.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Valid Non-CDL Class C driver's license required.