Intermountain Healthcare Groundskeeper, Layton Hospital in Layton, Utah

Job ID:217147
Greater Salt Lake area

About Us

What does it mean to be a part of Intermountain Healthcare? It means that the quest for clinical excellence is not just a goal, but a given. It means building an environment where physicians and employees can deliver the best in healthcare. And it’s realizing each employee or volunteer is vital to the healing process, because we can only achieve theextraordinary together .

Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining with a world-class team of over 36,000 employees and embarking on a career filled with opportunities, strength, innovation, and fulfillment. Our mission is: Helping people live the healthiest lives possible.

Our patients deserve the best in healthcare, and we deliver.

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join the team at Layton Hospital. Layton Hospital is Intermountain Healthcare’s newest hospital set to open late summer 2018. The hospital will be a 43 licensed bed Community Hospital located at the Layton Parkway exit in Layton, on the west side of I-15.

The groundskeeper is the entry-level landscaping job, responsible to assist in the appearance and maintenance of assigned facility landscape including turf, landscape beds, tree and shrub care along with custodial, snow removal (where applicable) and related equipment maintenance. Assists in the overall appearance, condition and safety of the facility grounds, landscaping, parking areas, irrigation systems, and related equipment to meet seasonal needs. Assignments may include planting, fertilizing, clipping, pruning, mowing, blowing, weeding, shoveling snow, plowing, irrigation monitoring, and applying chemical control products. Assists in tree, shrub, perennial, and annual plant identification and obtains knowledge of how to grow and care for plants. Accountable for clear and respectful communication and follow through with staff at all levels regarding issues / concerns. Promotes teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination within the department.

Posting Specifics

  • Entry Rate: $11.42, commensurate with experience
  • Benefits Eligible: Yes
  • Shift Details: Full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, day shifts
  • Department: Plant Operations

Minimum Requirements

  • Valid driver's license
  • Demonstrated ability to pass a UDOT physical
  • Demonstrated basic knowledge in landscape maintenance including irrigation systems
  • Demonstrated basic knowledge of insecticides and herbicides and their use on turf, trees, and flowerbeds
  • Demonstrated ability to operate landscape equipment, make minor repairs and perform preventative maintenance
  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to withstand exposure to extreme weather conditions

Physical Requirements

  • Carrying, Climbing, Crawling, Hearing / Listening, Lifting, Manual Dexterity, Pulling / Pushing, Seeing, Speaking, Squatting / Kneeling, Standing, Walking

Preferred Qualifications

  • Utah Pesticide Applicator license
  • Knowledge of different plant types and their methods of appropriate care

Please Note

All positions subject to close without notice. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Details:

Working Hours 40

Primary Work Location Layton Hospital

Expertise Facilities / Trades / Security / Warehouse

Job Type Full Time

Location US-UT-Layton