Senior Groundskeeper - Turf-grass Specialist
Siena College is accepting applications for the full-time, 12-month position of Senior Groundskeeper – Turf-grass Specialist. Reporting to the Grounds Supervisor, the Senior Groundskeeper position is an essential position, maintaining the campus grounds and landscape to the highest industry standards. This position ensures that assigned areas are safe and attractive; ensures that all work requests are fulfilled in a safe and timely manner, & operates a variety of equipment in all weather conditions. Additionally, this position provides a high level of in-house expertise in one of several key grounds maintenance areas. This position includes the responsibility to lead one or more staff members on a regular basis; providing oversight and leadership for assigned tasks.
Requirements: A high school diploma and at least years of relevant experience are required for this postion. The ability to work with a large number of staff, students, faculty and visitors is essential. All Groundskeepers and Grounds Department employees are expected to respond during periods of inclement weather and/or campus emergencies and must be willing to work overtime/flexible work shifts. Candidates must possess a valid driver’s license at the time of appointment and must maintain such license throughout the tenure of employment.
Eligibility to Apply: Only internal applicants are eligible to apply. An internal applicant is a person who is employed at Siena College at the time of submitting their application.
Send resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to the Office of Human Resources, Siena College, 515 Loudon Road, Loudonville, NY 12211, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Siena College is a Franciscan and Catholic institution and expects members of its community to be knowledgeable about its mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission.
Siena College is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V and encourages applications from all interested candidates. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Siena College surveys all job applicants in accordance with the U.S. Department of Labor’s affirmative action requirements. Therefore, we request that in addition to your application, you complete the Equal Employment Opportunity Data Form located at www.siena.edu/eeo. In order to complete the form, you will need the posting number for this position which is R979. Any information you choose to provide on the Equal Employment Opportunity Data Form will be treated as personal and confidential and will be kept separate from your application for employment. Your cooperation is key to maintaining an effective equal opportunity program at Siena College and is greatly appreciated.