Job Title: Gardener
Job ID: 703875
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
Department: Plant Maintenance
Location: 300 Halket St, Pittsburgh PA 15213
Performs a variety of duties in and around the grounds of the Hospital complex.
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.
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
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities Salary Range: $0 to $0
Union Position: Yes
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