Search 11,983 current hospitality jobs

Groundskeeper

Posted November 12, 2020

El Monte Sagrado Living Resort & Spa
Taos, NM
Apply
NM Safe Certified Hotelier, Inspiring Our Communities, & Celebrating Local Artisans

About This Job

About Heritage Hotels & Resorts: At Heritage Hotels & Resorts Inc, we strive to create an environment where the skills and creativity of our employees can flourish and will be recognized and rewarded.  More importantly, employees at Heritage know that their work in preserving and advancing the state’s cultural heritage will benefit mankind now and in the future.

Position Purpose:  The Groundskeeper is responsible for the appearance and upkeep of the facility grounds and environment in a clean, attractive, orderly, safe, and healthy condition.  They perform general grounds work that includes weeding, mowing, raking, seeding, trimming, planting, and trash removal.

Supervisory Responsibilities:  None

Essential Duties and Functions/Responsibilities/Tasks:

  • Work under direction of the Facilities Manager/Supervisor.
  • Maintain a high level of positivity and professionalism with guests, team members, and external partners.
  • Respond to work orders and perform routine grounds maintenance.
  • Maintain equipment as indicated by the preventative maintenance plan.
  • Inspect grounds and equipment for unsafe or malfunctioning conditions.
  • Upkeep the landscaping, plants, and other grounds elements.
  • Install and maintain a variety of hardscapes.
  • Install, maintain, and repair irrigation systems including valves, controllers, piping, wiring rotors, spray heads, drip tubing, bubbles, etc.
  • Maintain parking lots, walkways, and entryways, including snow and ice removal as needed.
  • Ensure that all work activities conform to all safety, sanitation, and health regulations and policies.
  • Other duties as assigned consistent with the functions of this position as needed at any of the properties.

Qualifications:

  • 1 years of grounds maintenance or construction experience required.
  • Hospitality experience preferred.
  • Frequent walking, standing, climbing, lifting, stooping, or carrying of equipment and materials may be required; conditions could include outdoors, indoors, and confined spaces.
  • Ability to push/pull/lift/carry up to 50 pounds.
  • May be exposed to extreme or variant temperatures, high and precarious locations, moving mechanical parts, and vibrations.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including long hours, nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must have current, unrestricted driver’s license and be able to maintain company group insurance.

Heritage Hotels & Resorts Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does E-Verify. 

compensation: 12.00

Apply

About this Employer

El Monte Sagrado Living Resort & Spa

317 Kit Carson Road
Taos, NM 87571

(575) 758-3502

84 Room Resort

www.elmontesagrado.com

Luxury in the Heart of Taos

Just three blocks from Taos Plaza, El Monte Sagrado Living Resort and Spa offers a secluded yet indulgent sanctuary. In harmonious coexistence with its natural setting, El Monte Sagrado is surrounded by towering mountains and rustic high desert, sunlit, fish-filled streams, tropical flora and the sounds of calming waterfalls. Guests are inspired by the nurturing ambiance and mystique of the resort. 

The Living Spa

Immerse yourself in a world of serenity, wellness and life enrichment in El Monte Sagrado's award-winning Taos spa. Delight in an all-encompassing, eco-friendly, romantic, revitalizing and healing retreat. The Living Spa features artistically designed treatment rooms and beautifully landscaped grounds for meditation and relaxation.

Weddings & Meetings

El Monte Sagrado offers 7,000 square feet of function space, including the 2,400 square foot Rio Grande Ballroom and the 1,400 square foot Sandoval Room. Also available are galleries, board rooms and other meeting and event spaces, all perfect for Northern New Mexico and Taos retreats, reunions, receptions, events and fundraisers.

El Monte Sagrado offers unmatched Taos wedding spaces, perfect for indoor or outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions, and made even more perfect with the backdrop of the Taos Mountain. The Sacred Circle is surrounded by waterfalls, ponds and towering cottonwoods, and the Taos Mountain Lawn features a perfectly manicured lawn for ceremonies and/or receptions up to 400 people.