Centura Health Groundskeeper in Castle Rock, Colorado

Situated between Denver and Colorado Springs, Castle Rock Adventist Hospital is a new, 50-bed acute care hospital (opened in 2013) and Level III Trauma Center providing comprehensive health care to the greater Castle Rock community and surrounding areas. From experienced emergency services to delivering babies in our innovative and comfortable Birthplace, this hospital was built as a true community partnership between Centura Health and the people of Castle Rock. In the short time since it has been open, area residents not only look to this hospital for care, but enjoy visiting its community gardens, outdoor spaces and restaurant. The ER is one of the busiest in the area and staffed with board-certified emergency physicians and specialty-trained emergency nurses. We have on-site imaging that includes MRI, CT, ultrasound, X-ray and digital mammography as well as on-site laboratory services. If you are looking for the close-knit feel of a modern, neighborhood hospital in a picturesque, family-oriented community that offers the very best of Colorado living, we invite you to explore our opportunities. For more information about Castle Rock Adventist Hospital, visit http://www.castlerockhospital.org/.

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 131537_

_Recruiter Contact:_ BlairFogoros@centura.org

*Clinic/Department: 8543 CAH GROUNDS *


_Schedule:_ As Needed

_Shift:_ Days

_Position Summary_

This position is designed to provide maintenance and preventative maintenance to the grounds, equipment and buildings to provide a safe and healthful environment. The primary proficiency of this position is grounds work. Other responsibilities include those of general maintenance (i.e., parking lots, trash removal, flowerbeds, exterior signage and equipment maintenance.

_Minimum Education Requirements_

  • High School Diploma or GED

_Minimum Experience Requirements_

  • 2 years of ground maintenance experience or is able to demonstrate the ability to perform these responsibilities


  • Valid Colorado Driver's License

_Position Duties (Essential Functions)_

Critical Thinking – 50%

  • Prioritizing work as to immediate need.

  • Self-motivated and needs little direction when performing routine activates.

  • Anticipates maintenance needs before they become a problem or a safety hazard.

  • Works well under pressure of time constraints.

Maintenance – 50%

  • Mows, trims, waters, plants, prunes and otherwise maintains lawns, flowers beds, shrubs and trees.

  • Performs maintenance and repair of parking lots and equipment (i.e. lawnmowers, snow, plows and sander).

  • Removes trash, fallen leaves, snow and ice from grounds and parking lots.

  • Keeps drainage ditches and culverts free of obstructions.

  • Connects and maintains lawn and flower bed sprinkling equipment and systems.

  • Inspects grounds and parking lots to ensure safe conditions.

_Physical Requirements_

  • Heavy Work - exert/lift up to 100 lbs force occasionally, and/or 50 lbs frequently, and/or 20 lbs constantly

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.