Northwell Health *PER DIEM* Groundskeeper in New Hyde Park, New York

Req Number 001HW8

Job Category Groundskeeping

Job Description

The ideal candidate will maintain and care for the Medical Center's grounds, shrubbery and landscaping as well as maintain general cleanliness of all exterior areas including parking lots. Candidate will also be responsible for operating, maintaining, and making repairs and/or adjustments to heavy equipment including lawn mowers, sprinklers, hedge shears, snow blower, mobile sweeper, backhoe, cherry picker, snow plows and pick-up truck. Candidate will also serve as member of the Fire Response Team and assist with snow removal.

Qualifications

This position requires a High School Diploma or Equivalency as well as the ability to communicate effectively and follow instructions. Previous grounds keeping experience is required. Driver's license and ability to operate standard shift required. Ability to operate heavy equipment, lawn mower and other groundskeeper machinery and vehicles as well as the ability to transport heavy plants, bushes, shrubs, machinery, etc. is required.