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Good Samaritan Society Lead Groundskeeper - Moscow Village - FT Days in Moscow, Idaho

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Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service in a Christian environment.

Facility: GSS ID Moscow Vlg
Location: Moscow, ID
Address: 640 Eisenhower St, Moscow, ID 83843, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 37.50
Starting Rate: $17.50/hr

Department Details

Works primarily independently.

Has one F/T assistant and two seasonal summer assistants.

Job Summary

Provides work direction to Groundskeepers and contractors, coordinating operations, maintenance, repairs and equipment installations in accordance with the service goals and objectives. Provides leadership and assumes responsibility for the operations of the department. Serves as a point of reference for staff. Responsible for training new and current staff on all duties. The Lead Groundskeeper is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all grounds and properties to provide a safe, attractive outdoor environment. Performs necessary repairs and maintenance services and installations of equipment to promote a safe environment. Oversees parking lot repairs, such as cold patching/asphalt repairs. Ability to work from blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams and instrument manuals preferred. Ability to identify different species of plants.


Trade school or vocational school with courses in landscaping, horticulture, forestry or park management desired.

Three years experience working in ground keeping required.

May require applicable State Commercial Applicators License and/or Certification. May require Commercial Driver's License (CDL) drivers license, Class B, including Department of Transportation (DOT) medical certification. If CDL is required, and does not possess at time of hire, must obtain both within six months. Valid driver's license required. Must maintain a good driving record.


The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

The Good Samaritan Society is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

The Good Samaritan Society has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Facilities and General Services
Req Number: R-70514
Featured: No