Penn National Gaming, Inc.

Groundskeeper

Location US-MS-Bay St Louis
Job ID
2020-74813
Casino Property
Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Category
Other Operations (Guest Experience, Customer Service, etc.)

Overview

 

 

Don’t just work. Work Happy.

 

A career in gaming? At Hollywood Casino Gulf Coast we think you’ll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and support from one of the leaders in the industry.

 

We are currently seeking a talented individual to become a Groundskeeper.  An individual could be successful if they possess the following.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Adheres to all departmental and property policies and procedures regarding guest service standards.
  • Maintains grounds of outside property as assigned, including parking lot, landscape areas, garage, sidewalks, curbs, gutters, etc.
  • Performs minor repairs of asphalt or concrete.
  • Performs directional signage repair.
  • Paints parking lot stripes, curbs, etc.
  • Cleans grounds and removes litter as needed.
  • Responsible for safe and efficient use of heavy equipment and machinery, including sweepers, mowers, trimming equipment, pressure washers, and aerial man lifts.
  • Performs all other related and compatible duties as assigned.
  • Maintains strict confidentiality in all company matters.

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED); or one to three months of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Facilities maintenance experience in hospitality or related field, or groundskeeping and landscaping experience preferred. Turf experience a plus.
  • Must possess strong problem-solving skills.
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills; must be fluent and literate in English.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical, mechanical, and basic finishing a plus.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with team members at all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of energy and take a proactive approach to dealing with issues.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence. 
  • Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.  Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.  Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and an acceptable driving record.
  • Ability to operate both heavy and light equipment.  Must be able to use hand tools in a safe manner.  Ability to withstand excessive heat and humidity.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to taste or smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; extreme cold and extreme heat. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Something to leave you with

 

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

 

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

 

   

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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