Job Description

  • Category
    Plant
    Specific Schedule
    Monday - Friday 6:00am to 2:30pm
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Location
    Village Center
    Min
    USD $13.00/Hr.
    Max
    USD $17.00/Hr.
  • Job Summary

    • This position is responsible for maintaining the grounds in accordance with the annual schedule; using equipment such as trimmers, blowers, chain saws etc., in a safe and proper manner under limited and/or minimum supervision.
    • Possess knowledge and an understanding to trim shrubs and trees.
    • Possess knowledge of irrigation installation and be able to trouble-shoot existing irrigation, including valves and clocks, laying brick boarders, power sprayer, planting of annual flowers, shrubs and trees under minimum supervision.
    • Possess knowledge of herbicide spraying on various types of weeds safely and with in state laws.

    Education & Experience

    • 2 Years experience working grounds.
    • High school graduate or G.E.D. diploma is desired
    • Must Have a current valid Arizona driver's license.

    Physical Requirements & Working Conditions

    • Job demands may require working weekends, holidays, and/or any shift.
    • Employee may be required to work overtime as directed by the department work load and staffing.
    • Must be able to walk long distances and at times may be required to bend, stoop or crouch, and climb ladders.
    • Must be capable of working in the extreme heat during the summer months.
    • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

    Employee Benefits:

    At Friendship Village Tempe, we truly value our employees. We offer full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package including:

    • Competitively Priced Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • 403B Retirement Plan – with Company Match
    • Life / Disability Insurance
    • Accident Insurance
    • 8 Paid Holidays Per Year
    • Paid Sick Time
    • Paid Time Off/Vacation
    • Educational Grant Program
    • Paid Bereavement Leave
    • Paid Jury Duty
    • Employee Wellness Program and Gym On-site
    • Trip Reduction Program
    • Discounted Bus Passes
    • Employee Discounts
    • Discounted Employee Meals
    • Emergency Loan Program
    • Employee Events
    • Leave of Absence Policy
    • Military Time Off
    • Employee Awards Programs
    • Flexible Spending Account

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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