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Groundskeeper

Posted September 28, 2020

Woodcliff Hotel & Spa
Fairport, NY
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About This Job

Are you interested in working for a company that values associates, promotes a supportive environment that creates rewarding opportunities for career growth and offers a generous total compensation package?

Our company is looking for qualified individuals interested in joining our team of outdoor enthusiasts, who are passionate about maintaining pristine grounds while providing exceptional service to our guests and contributing to an energetic and dynamic team. 

The Groundskeeper is responsible for daily inspection and the overall upkeep and maintenance of all hotel grounds areas including light maintenance duties. The Groundskeeper is responsible for watering, trimming, lawn cutting, raking, trash cleanup, minor sprinkler/ soaker line repairs and maintenance. The Groundskeeper is required to adhere to the mission and values of Widewaters Hotels, LLC.

What you will be doing

  • Approach all encounters with guests, vendors/providers and employees with a friendly, sincere and courteous attitude.
  • Reports any maintenance concerns for repairs to the Maintenance Manager.
  • Assists Maintenance Manager with special maintenance projects as necessary.
  • Assists in maintaining grounds and common areas and keeping them free from trash and debris.
  • May assist in monitoring and/or controlling maintenance inventory and/or supplies.
  • Moves heavy objects as requested.
  • Remove trash daily from sidewalks, grounds, landscaping and parking lots.
  • Fertilizes, water, weed, cut and trim landscaping.
  • Remove, trim, prune, and replace dead or damaged plants, shrubs and trees, and haul away
  • Plant new flowers, bulbs and shrubs in appropriate seasons.
  • Operate power lawn mowers, edgers, hand tools and vehicles associated with ground maintenance and landscaping activities.
  • Store tools and equipment in a clean and safe condition.
  • On time and at work when scheduled, and in proper uniform
  • Maintain the appearance of fountains, planters, or other water features including water quality, by cleaning, replacing or making repairs.
  • Maintain flower beds, baskets, and boxes by watering, removing weeds, trimming, and performing other maintenance.
  • Trim and edge grass in areas that mowers cannot reach
  • Remove and bag trash from all exterior trash cans.
  • Operate trucks, or utility vehicles to transport equipment, supplies, materials, and debris. Wash, clean, and re-fuel all equipment after use.
  • Operates string trimmers.
  • Operates tractor with loader and backhoe.
  • Performs all preventative maintenance on all equipment as well as basic minor repairs according to manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures.
  • Performs general snow removal including but not limited to shoveling, snow plowing salt spreading, and snow blowing.
  • Must have availability to work hours necessary to perform all aspects of the job including working early mornings, late evenings, weekdays, and weekends.
  • Connects hoses and sprinkler systems at designated points on hotel grounds as needed.
  • Assists in maintenance/construction projects that may require manual labor.

Requirements

  • At least one year of related applicable experience is preferred.
  • Ability to communicate satisfactorily with guests, management, and co-workers.
  • High School Degree or Equivalent. Minimum of 1 year experience in golf course grounds maintenance.
  • Knowledge of proper maintenance techniques, requirements, and use of equipment of the Golf Course
  • Requires good communication skills, both verbal and written.

Somos un empleador con igualdad de oportunidades y todos los candidatos calificados recibirán consideración por el empleo sin distinción de raza, color, religión, sexo, origen nacional, estado de discapacidad, estado de veterano protegido o cualquier otra característica protegida por la ley.

View All Current Opportunities at WidewatersAt A Glance

Experience Woodcliff Hotel and Spa, a premier Rochester Hotel, conference center and spa located close to the scenic Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. We welcome you with the comfort, amenities and warm, personal service that you expect from a first class hotel and spa.

Located atop wooded hills in Fairport, just off I-90, Woodcliff Hotel and Spa is only 20 minutes from downtown Rochester, and offers spectacular views of the Rochester Skyline, Rochester Bristol Hills and Finger Lakes region.

Our guests enjoy beautiful hilltop views and creative cuisine in our distinctive Horizons Restaurant and Lounge, where our passionate culinary team offers imaginative dining in a relaxed atmosphere. This Rochester Restaurant and Horizons Lounge is the place to gather with friends, and on weekends. Horizons Lounge offers live musical entertainment for your enjoyment.

Our 9-hole regulation golf course is only steps outside our door, while our full service Rochester Spa - Spa Elan, and our Rochester Health Club encourage health and wellness programs to benefit mind and body.

Whether you seek an inclusive conference site, a romantic getaway or an elegant place to celebrate that unforgettable occasion, explore our world at Woodcliff Hotel and Spa. It's the place to entertain in style, enjoy imaginative cuisine and participate in energized meetings.

Widewaters Hotels' Mission and Values

Widewaters Hotels is an award winning, innovative hospitality management leader, built on proven pillars of success. We are passionate about delivering exceptional returns for our owners and partners, creating the ultimate guest experience and providing rewarding opportunities for our associates.

Widewaters' Hotels Values: Our values guide the way we work with and for our guests, owners & associates. Through Passion, Energy, Attitude & Work Ethic we have created a vibrant company culture and a compass for our actions.

Company Website:WoodclilffHotelSpa.com

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We appreciate your interest in Widewaters Hotels, LLC. Widewaters Hotels, LLC offers equal opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color religion, age, sex, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, military or veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or genetic information, or any other status protected by law.

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About this Employer

Woodcliff Hotel & Spa

199 Woodcliff Drive
Fairport, NY 14450

(585) 381-4000

236 Room Hotel

www.woodcliffhotelspa.com

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Our Hotel

Experience Woodcliff Hotel and Spa, a premier Rochester Hotel, conference center and spa located close to the scenic Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. We welcome you with the comfort, amenities and warm, personal service that you expect from a first class hotel and spa.

Located atop wooded hills in Fairport, just off I-90, Woodcliff Hotel and Spa is only 20 minutes from downtown Rochester, and offers spectacular views of the Rochester Skyline, Rochester Bristol Hills and Finger Lakes region.

Our guests enjoy beautiful hilltop views and creative cuisine in our distinctive Horizons Restaurant and Lounge, where our passionate culinary team offers imaginative dining in a relaxed atmosphere. This Rochester Restaurant and Horizons Lounge is the place to gather with friends, and on weekends. Horizons Lounge offers live musical entertainment for your enjoyment.

Our 9-hole regulation golf course is only steps outside our door, while our full service Rochester Spa - Spa Elan, and our Rochester Health Club encourage health and wellness programs to benefit mind and body.

Whether you seek an inclusive conference site, a romantic getaway or an elegant place to celebrate that unforgettable occasion, explore our world at Woodcliff Hotel and Spa. It's the place to entertain in style, enjoy imaginative cuisine and participate in energized meetings.