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Grounds Technician II

Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Wetumpka

100 River Oaks Drive
Wetumpka, AL 36092

283 Room Hotel Casino
Managed By Wind Creek Hospitality
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Full-Time

SHIFT: Monday - Friday  6:00AM-2:30PM

Some weekend's possible
(Shift may change based on needs)
Job Overview

The Grounds Technician II performs routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures as directed on grounds, turf grass, pavements, walkways, amphitheater, ponds, swimming pools and fountains.

Purpose

Our genuine engagement and positive energy provide guests an escape from their routine into our exciting fantasy world of fun, chance, and possibility, where everyone feels a sense of belonging and importance.

Value System

Our enthusiastic commitment to our purpose inspires and empowers us to do everything right, have fun, and be the best. We will be recognized fairly, elevating our levels of personal accountability, and focus on our customer. The resulting creation of wealth will grow opportunities for all.

Duties And Responsibilities
  • Completes all work outdoors and some tasks may be performed regardless of weather conditions
  • Completes all work while exposed to loud noises, dirt, dust, tobacco smoke and foul odors
  • Maintains, cleans and dresses the facility and grounds including pools, building’s exterior, outside structures and parkway areas
  • Applies chemicals, as directed to clarify and sanitize swimming pools, brushes and cleans all pool surfaces
  • Work is characterized by the necessity for considerable physical exertion, by close daily contact with unpleasant materials
  • Work involves heavy lifting and exposure to fumes, chemicals and other noxious odors, machinery with moving parts and noise
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Job Requirements: (please ensure you meet the listed requirements prior to applying)

  • High School diploma or GED required or currently enrolled and successfully complete a GED program within six (6) months from start date as a condition of continued employment
  • Must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older
  • Three (3) years of Commercial or Municipal grounds maintenance and/or landscaping experience– required
  • Must hold one (1) of the three (3) following credentials granted by the State of Alabama– required
    • Setting of Landscape Plants– (SLP) State of Alabama license
    • Ornamental Turf and Pest Control – (OTPC/OTPS)
    • Certified Irrigation Technician (CIT/CLIA/CGIA/CIC/CID/CLIWM)
    • Landscape Horticulturist – (LD) Landscape design
    • OR other state’s certification of equivalence to Alabama’s.  Candidate will be required to obtain Al certification within six (6) months of hire date
  • Must have good hearing and eyesight
  • Must have ability to read, write and understand English
  • Willing to work odd and irregular hours including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Willing to travel and participate in training as recommended or required
  • Must have a valid and current State Driver’s License and an insurable driving record for purposes of driving company vehicles as required
  • Must have a Tribal Gaming License (or the ability to obtain and maintain a license) is required for this position
  • Must have willingness and ability to work in a smoke/secondary smoke environment

NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN PREFERENCE IN HIRING POLICY SHALL BE ADHERED TO AT ALL TIMES

On-line applications are accepted at www.windcreekhospitality.com/Careers. For internal employees please submit your Internal Job Posting Form to a Human Resources office by 5 pm of the closing date.

Complaints about the recruitment or selection process for employment should be directed in writing to office of the President and CEO of Wind Creek Hospitality.

Posted June 11, 2024

Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Wetumpka

Wind Creek Wetumpka is a true Las Vegas-style experience, with over 2,500 electronic games and a luxurious 283-room hotel, and its pool and cabanas provide spectacular views of the Coosa River. Dining options include Alabama’s best steakhouse, FIRE; TASTE Buffet; all-day dining at the Grill; Grill Express; and Chilly Bean, our coffee bar. Wetumpka’s 1,200-seat Entertainment Center offers big name concert performances year-round.

As part of the Wind Creek Team, you will discover our Purpose and Values and how they are integrated into the Guest experience. We strive to inspire a genuineness and positive energy among our team by bringing a level of human caring into the workplace. Providing a sense of belonging and importance amongst our team will transition to our Guests and provide them with a winning experience every time they visit.

Our Employee Perks and Benefits
• Blue Cross Blue Shield medical plan*
• Dental plan
• VSP vision plan
• 401(k) savings plan
• Life and disability insurance
• Paid time off
• Employee dining rooms
• Career training and planning
• Quarterly incentive bonuses
• Employee fitness centers with on-staff trainers*
     * Not available at every location