This position develops, improves and maintains the grounds in and around The Oasis at Death Valley, The Inn and The Ranch.
Maintains security and safety of all job sites and work areas for self, fellow workers, staff, guests and any other person(s) possibly affected during performance of assignments.
Performs all assignments as directed by the Lead Gardener, Golf Course Superintendent , Horticulturist and/or Assistant Golf Course Superintendent while maintaining safety, quality, timeliness and cost effectiveness.
Waters vegetation to maintain health and appearance.
Installs, troubleshoots and repairs irrigation systems.
Mowing, edging, pruning, trimming and planting of vegetation.
Maintains and develops ponds, fountains, and other decorative landscaping.
Keeps equipment and tools of the trade in good working order.
General grounds cleanup of trash and wind debris.
Provides assistance in special events.
All other duties as assigned.
Six (6) months previous gardening/landscaping, small to mid-size equipment operation and irrigation experience preferred. Experience that indicates a familiarity or aptitude for grounds maintenance.
A valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs.
Ability to climb and work from a ladder up to 40 feet from ground level.
Ability to travel over uneven terrain throughout the shift.