The Groundskeeper is responsible for working in a team environment to ensure the overall upkeep and eye appeal of the Sunriver Resort grounds. S/he will use a variety of tools, machines and other necessary materials to provide maintenance and landscaping to the grounds. The Groundskeeper will assist with maintaining the AAA Four Diamond standards.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Operates powered equipment such as mowers, tractors, twin-axle vehicles, snow blowers, chain saws, electric clippers, roto-tillers, brush chippers, lift trucks, trenching equipment sod cutters and pruning saws
Shovels snow from walkways, driveways, and parking lots. Also spreads salt or deice in those areas
Cares for established lawns by mulching, aerating, wedding and removing thatch
Uses hand tools such as shovels, rakes, pruning saws, hedge and brunch trimmers and axes
Prunes and trims trees, shrubs and hedges, using shears, pruners or chain saws
Mixes and sprays fertilizers, herbicides and insecticides onto grass, shrubs and trees using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders
Provides proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, planters and other ground features
Assists with general installation and repairs of irrigations systems
Contacts appropriate party if when a guest problem is reported
Offers warm and sincere welcome/farewell for all guests of Sunriver Resort as s/he may come in contact with guests during their daily duties
EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:
Must be a United States citizen or possess a valid work permit
Must have a valid Oregon Driver’s license and meet company driving standards
Must be able to work with power operated landscaping equipment
Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions (rain, sleet, ice, snow and heat)
Set in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, Sunriver, Oregon boasts 300 days of sunshine and a climate ideal for a myriad of outdoor activities. Enthusiasts flock to our Bend, Oregon resort to enjoy 63 holes of championship golf, a world class spa and endless outdoor recreation activities with over 40+ miles of biking trails, hiking, kayaking, white water rafting, skiing, rock climbing and the list just keeps going!
Sunriver Resort has been a premiere Northwest vacation destination thanks to it's picturesque views and unparalleled recreational opportunities. Guest can choose from a diverse offering of accommodations ranging from spacious suites to luxury vacation rentals, all set against the stunning Cascade Mountain Range.