Grounds Maintenance Worker - Plant Services - Per Diem

Sayre, PA, United States
Oct 10, 2018


Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Robert Packer Hospital


Per Diem

Pay Grade


FLSA Status


Main Function

Maintains and cares for hospital grounds, including all decorative plantings This will include the planting and maintenance of seeds, bulbs, trees and shrubbery so that the resulting growth will produce an attractive appearance. Maintenance of grass areas including reseeding and resodding when necessary, weeding and thinning of flower beds, pruning of trees and trimming of hedges to promote growth and improve appearance.

*All of the above will be completed in a safe and timely manner.


High school diploma or equivalent required.


Must have six months experience operating commercial or industrial tractors, fork trucks, power driven moving equipment, snow plows and other motorized equipment.  Experience can be combined, but must have some experience with all or most of the above equipment. Must have some experience in moving heavy equipment using chain falls, come-alongs. Must also be able to set scaffolding. Must have a mechanical aptitude.Must be able to read, comprehend, and transmit complicated, detailed instructions in writing and orally for effective interaction with administrative, medical, and supervisory staff, patients, architects, contractors, and vendors.

How To Apply

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Job Info

Oct 10, 2018


United States