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General Service Assistant: Full-time

Erlanger Medical Center Chattanooga, TN
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Description

 
Job Summary:
Works to maintain all grounds and parking lots of the Erlanger Health System main campus and other hospital-owned property on an assigned basis.  Working hours vary as needed.

Education:
Required:  High school diploma or GED.

Preferred:
	
Experience:
Required:  6 months of grounds/lawn maintenance
Preferred:
	
Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required:	Valid Drivers License
Preferred:	N/A
 
Department Position Summary:
Works to maintain all grounds and parking lots of the Erlanger Health System main campus and other hospital-owned property on an assigned basis.  Working hours vary as needed.  Cleans all main entrance areas and smoking areas, mows and trims all lawn areas, prunes trees and shrubs.  Sprays for weeds and insects, waters lawns, cares for flowers and flowerbeds, washes down entrance areas and cleans parking lots.  Does weekly preventive maintenance on all grounds equipment and helps to maintain all equipment to department standards. Contributes to the safe operation of the Engineering Department by following safety guidelines.  Works on the Snow Crew in the winter months as needed.

Must be able to show abilities for lawn care maintenance, tree and shrubbery pruning skills, flower installation, care and maintenance.  Must be able to use lawn equipment of varying types and care in the use of this equipment.  Must show levels of improvement in working in Landscape Maintenance on an annual basis.  Must be able to work in extreme heat and cold weather and to function in dirty and noisy conditions.  Employee must be able to interpret and follow oral and written instructions.  Ability to work independently on jobs assigned.
Mission:  To improve the health of people we touch

Vision:  To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system

R.E.S.P.E.C.T.:  We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Responsiveness
Enthusiasm
Safety
Privacy
Excellence
Communication
Teamwork

Job Details

Date Posted September 19, 2017
Date Closes December 18, 2017
Requisition 19571
Located In Chattanooga, TN
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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