Job Location: Hershey, PA
The Utility Grounds Attendant works within the Utility Department of Hershey's Chocolate World to maintain the general appearance and sanitation needs of the exterior of the facility. Grounds Attendants perform general cleaning tasks to include, but not limited to sweeping, trash removal, snow removal, cleaning windows, leaf blowing, pressure washing and other tasks as assigned. The position requires a focus on customer service and expects that the individual is approachable, courteous, knowledgeable, and has good listening and communication skills. It is designed for a motivated, team-oriented, and responsible individual who works well with minimal supervision. Task-specific training will be provided and safety guidelines must be followed. The required skills will be learned primarily through onthe-job training.
This is a part-time, seasonal position located in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The company will not provide relocation assistance or other employment benefits for this position. This seasonal position has a limited number of weekday daytime shifts during non-peak seasons. This position requires weekday morning and holiday availability. This position requires a start time as early as 5AM. This position has a starting hourly rate of $10.00 per hour or more based on relevant experience.
Major Duties/ Responsibilities:
Must demonstrate our Customer Service Pledge
Must be approachable, showing that our guests are our priority
Must initiate contact with our guests by being courteous and greet them with a smile
Must be willing to listen to our guests and provide for their needs
Must provide a genuine Thank You to every guest
Ensure facility sanitation meets the high quality standards established by Hershey's Chocolate World
Perform general cleaning tasks to include, but not limited to sweeping, trash removal, snow removal, windows, leaf blowing, pressure washing and other tasks as assigned.
Maintain cleanliness and appearance of public walkways, grounds and parking lots.
Observe and report any sanitation problems and concerns both inside and outside the building
Must be authorized to operate a motor vehicle (drive company vehicle)
Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully perform major duties/responsibilities:
Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
Must have a valid driver's license
Must maintain a neat appearance and meet uniform standards
Customer Service skills
Ability to work in fast-paced environment
Problem solving skills
General retail knowledge a plus
Must be able to walk or stand for 5-8 hours
Must be able to push/pull/lift/carry 25-50 lbs.
Must be able to push or pull 100-200lbs
There is constant repetitive motion of the hands/fingers/wrists
Must be able to work independently and at a fast pace
Must be able to communicate effectively with guests, fellow coworkers and function effectively as part of a team
Working outdoors required (All types of weather including extreme heat, rain, wind, snow, etc)
Must be able to read, write and speak English proficiently
Education: No formal education required
Experience: Previous custodial experience preferred, but not required
The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of The Hershey Company is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veterans
The Hershey Company