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Gardener

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University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 3 months ago

Job Description:

Job Title: Gardener

Job ID: 703875

Status: Casual

Regular/Temporary: Limited

Hours:

Shift: Day Job

Facility: Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC

Department: Plant Maintenance

Location: 300 Halket St, Pittsburgh PA 15213

Description

Purpose:

Performs a variety of duties in and around the grounds of the Hospital complex.

Responsibilities:

  • Completes work tickets with the appropriate information.

  • Cuts, trims, prunes, cultivates, fertilizes and cares for grass, flowers, shrubs and trees.

  • Demonstrates safe work habits.

  • Maintains equipment in a clean and orderly manner.

  • Operates Hospital tractors and garden equipment.

  • Reports all equipment failures/breakdowns as soon as it occurs.

  • Responsible for following the mandatory reporting procedures for any incident or serious event that did affect or potentially could have affected the clinical care of any patient.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • One to two years experience preferred.

  • Ability to understand and comply with oral and written instructions.

  • Physical ability to be standing for prolonged periods and push, carry or haul a variety of large objects, i.e., carts, ladders, building materials, etc.

  • Ability to perform a variety of activities according to specific assignments.

  • Ability to use tools necessary for gardening duties.

  • Ability to determine arrangements and positioning of garden planting.

  • Ability to use mowers, tractors and other power and hand tools related to performing duties.

  • Ability to resolve routine problems and refer difficult or unusual problems to the Assistant Director.

  • Interpersonal skills necessary to communicate and cooperate with various levels of hospital personnel, physicians and patients to complete work in occupied areas in a tactful and courteous manner.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance

  • Driver's License

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities Salary Range: $0 to $0

Union Position: Yes

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