Company: Providence Health & Services
Posted on: April 8, 2021
New logo and name;
same great career opportunities Over the next 12 months, Providence
Health & Services and our diverse family of organizations are
gradually uniting under one common brand: Just as we have for more
than 100 years, we'll continue offering an exceptional workplace
for delivering world-class care with immense compassion for all.
Continue to learn more, apply today or join our Talent Network. We
look forward to hearing from you. Providence is calling a Grounds
Specialist (Grounds Maintenance, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence St.
Luke's Rehabilitation Institute in Spokane, Washington. We are a
community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to
provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially
those who are poor and vulnerable. In this position you will:
Assist Facility Engineering with minor maintenance and repair.
Provide grounds maintenance in all seasons. Rake and maintain
leaves, plants, flowers, trees or shrubs. Cut and maintain lawns
and/or grass. Determine the appropriate plants or shrubs for
walkways or garden areas including, develop, redevelop, and
landscape undeveloped areas. Assist with snow and ice removal.
Diagnose plants, trees, shrubs, and lawn for diseases and aging
problems. Remove problem vegetation and/or apply pesticides and
fertilizers as needed (license is required). Responsible for
meeting the requirement to possess the WSDA Commercial Applicators
pesticide license required for the position. Install and maintain
irrigation system, including sprinkler heads, pipes, and sprinkler
control system valves, timers, etc. in areas as needed. Assess
appropriate watering schedule based on season, temperatures, and
weather conditions to maintain healthy vegetation. Maintain a clean
and safe outdoor environment for all patients, staff, and visitors.
Control of weeds in lawn, shrubs beds, flower beds, parking lots,
and other areas surrounding the facility through the application of
herbicides. Maintain water fall pumps, filters, and chemicals.
Responsible for maintenance of all landscaping tools, power
equipment (changing oil, filters, sharpening, etc.), and proper
storage of chemicals and products. Write and submit purchase orders
for job specific products. Perform all duties in a safe and
efficient manner. Qualifications: Required qualifications for this
position include: Possess and maintain the WSDA Commercial
Applicator pesticide license. Valid Washington State driver's
license. Preferred qualifications for this position include: Three
(3) years experience in landscaping. Basic carpentry experience.
Experience fixing mechanical equipment, such as, power tools,
mowers, motor maintenance. About the ministry you will serve.
Located in the heart of Spokane, Washington, St. Luke's
Rehabilitation Institute is the largest freestanding medical
rehabilitation hospital in the inland northwest. We're renowned
pioneers in the use of therapeutic technology and globally
recognized leaders in the treatment and rehabilitation of patients
with strokes, spinal cord injuries (SCI), orthopedic issues and
traumatic brain injuries (TBI). We're driven by innovation,
compassion, holistic care and the desire to see each patient
thrive. For information on our comprehensive range of benefits,
visit: As expressions of God's healing love, witnessed through the
ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially
those who are poor and vulnerable. About Us Providence is a
comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers,
health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services
continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and
vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity
Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age,
creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual
orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other
basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
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