Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center - Facility Maintenance Careers

Facility Maintenance Jobs
at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Full Job Title: GROUNDS TECH I

Job Number: 94941

Location: Cincinnati, OH

Date Posted: 12-7-2017



DEPARTMENT: Grounds

SUPERVISOR'S TITLE: Manager of Grounds

TITLES SUPERVISED: N/A

TOTAL NUMBER OF FTE's DIRECTLY SUPERVISED: 0

TOTAL NUMBER OF FTE's INDIRECTLY SUPERVISED: 0

PURPOSE OF POSITION: Assist in the maintenance of all CCHMC grounds in order to provide a safe, clean, and healing environment for patients, families, and employees.

Responsibilities
·Planning and Coordination
Rearrange work schedule to accomplish assigned responsibilities and special projects requested by Administration. Be available to change normal schedule to accommodate workload. Assist with construction and maintenance of annual/ perennial beds. Provide services such as snow removal, grass cutting, pruning, and mulching. Attend required CCHMC training sessions, including radiation safety, laboratory safety, blood borne pathogens, and OSHA. Comply with Infection Control policies and procedures. Perform other duties as assigned.
·Technical
Restripe all garages and parking lots and special designated areas on CCHMC campus locations. Maintain/ enhance turf areas with proper mowing/ fertilization procedures. Remove snow and ice. Maintain parking lots and sidewalks to ensure clear and safe passages. Maintain garages for cleanliness and removal of all trash and debris. Operate grounds maintenance equipment with proficiency. Assist with pruning of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals to provide an acceptable level of plant health and aesthetics. Develop knowledge and professional skills through cross training, literature, and attendance at department meetings. Participate in obtaining Pesticide Applicators Service License if necessary.

Skills & Competencies
·Diversity Appreciation
Understanding and showing respect and appreciation for the uniqueness of all individuals; leveraging differences in others' perspectives and ideas; appreciating cultural differences and adjusting one's approach to successfully integrate with others who are different from oneself
·Physical Stamina
Excellent physical stamina sufficient to perform frequent bending, heavy lifting (up to 50 lbs unassisted and greater than 50 lbs assisted), extensive standing and/or walking
·Mechanical Aptitude
Mechanical aptitude sufficient to operate necessary equipment
·Communication
Excellent verbal, written and/or interpersonal communication skills

Required:
·High School Graduate OR Equivalent

Preferred:
·1 year related experience
·Experience with parking lot striping equipment/ painting
·Certification/ Training as a skid steer loader operator
·Driver's License

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