Groundskeeper for Community Development

  • New York, NY

Job Description

We recognize that clients can benefit from outside perspectives and expertise when trying to orchestrate change within organizations -- but that buy-in and participation are key
We understand that "Strategic Ideas" alone do not drive change
We focus on "translating" strategy into results by addressing organizational and personal priorities and barriers to change
We follow a systematic approach of working together to ensure common perspectives, priorities and interdependent action-plans
We create momentum and long-standing change that perseveres
We commit senior level resources throughout our projects and engagements to ensure hard-hitting and long-lasting resultsThis position is responsible to perform general grounds maintenance and routine building maintenance. The ideal candidate should have experience in a wide variety of grounds maintenance activities, operating medium to heavy trucks, trash collection, turf maintenance, ball field maintenance, and snow removal.

Examples of Important Duties:

Operates riding mowers and tractors with attachments to rough or fine cut fields, lawns, fairways, trails, or roadside. May operate precision mowers on greens and tees. Operates light to medium trucks (for example, stake body, small dump truck, pickup truck), truck and trailer combinations, autos, or utility vehicles to transport workers, office/building supplies and equipment, tools, plants, trash, and other cargo.
Performs general landscaping duties. Operates tractor with attachments to spread grass seed, lime, fertilizer, and topdressing on fields and golf courses. Cuts and lays sod. Plants trees, shrubs, and flowers, according to established standards. Installs landscaping ties. Spreads mulch and wood chips in playground areas, paths, and flowerbeds.
Performs routine maintenance and repairs to park buildings and structures (for example, painting, rough carpentry)
Operates tractor with attachments to rake, drag, and grade fields. Sprays pesticides. Marks appropriate lines. Assists in installing amenities associated with athletic fields. Fills holes in field. Operates athletic area lights.
Reports unsafe and hazardous conditions of park facilities and amenities.

Minimum Qualifications:
1. Pass Commission medical examination.

2. Two years of experience in grounds keeping, building maintenance, or park maintenance;

3. Ability to read and write.

We are an organization built on individuals with meaningful relevant experience. We are able to hit the ground running, providing insight and content in addition to helping manage overall processes found in the healthcare industry. We are prepared to add value from the commencement of any project.

We also maintain a core set of beliefs regarding how best to achieve results for our client base.