Fully understand and support Xanterra Mission Statement and Core Values.
Maintain and operate all hand and power tools including lawn mowers, edgers, trimmers etc.
Maintain and operate automatic sprinkler system in its entirety including determining and executing proper irrigation schedules for lawn and shrub areas.
Maintain and care for vegetation including disease identification, fertilization, trimming, pruning, transplanting, planting and the like.
Maintain fire defensive perimeter around assigned buildings.
If necessary plow sidewalks, and assists with all snow removal functions.
Trim trees, shrubs and other vegetation as required and properly dispose of clippings.
Perform preventive maintenance on all assigned power tools and mowers.
Responsible for delivering food and supplies to other departments.
Supports Passenger Service Train Operations with Polar functions.
Responsible for assisting in the set up and dismantling of Polar Season holiday lighting displays.
Actively assists guests with their needs and is knowledgeable of the Grand Canyon Railway property and surrounding areas in order to communicate with and direct guests to desired locations on property.
Follow all applicable safety, risk management and environmental policies and procedures as related to the Groundskeeper position.
Wear all personal protective gear as required in performing job.
Other duties as assigned.
Physical ability to complete tasks including ability to push lawn mower, load clippings, ascends and descend ladders.
Ability to work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions including summer heat and winter storms.
Customer service skills preferred.
Must be at least 18 years of age to operate machinery.