Groundskeeper - FULL-TIME - RV Park - Graceland
Become a part of the exciting growth at Graceland!
Since opening to the public in 1982, Elvis Presley's Graceland has hosted over 20 million visitors from every state in the union and nearly every country of the world. Graceland welcomes over 500,000 visitors each year, is one of the five most visited home tours in the United States, and is the most famous home in America after The White House.
In 1991, Graceland was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 2006, it was designated a National Historic Landmark.
Graceland visitors come from all walks of life, all ages, all musical tastes, all income levels, all educational backgrounds, and all parts of the world.
Our employees are ambassadors to Memphis and work hard to ensure all of our guests are treated with the same southern hospitality that Elvis Presley was known for.
This is a Full-Time position located in the Graceland RV Park and Campground working variable and flexible days with working hours to include days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime as required. Eligible to enroll in benefits after successful completion of a sixty (60) day introductory period. Rate of pay for this position is $13.50 per hour. This is an internal/external recruitment.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the supervision of the RV Park Supervisor:
Maintain healthy and well-maintained lawns, gardens, trees, and shrubbery to create a positive first impression.
Follow plan design by manager in planting flowers/shrubs, etc. on Memphis Graceland RV Park and Campground property.
Assist in resolving maintenance/gardening/landscaping problems/concerns.
Assist in assuring the safety and overall appearance of the RV Park.
Maintain grounds by watering trees, flowers, grass, shrubs; mulch flower beds; spray lawn and shrubs with required chemicals; rake leaves; blow driveways and pathways to keep clear and safe from debris.
Drive equipment to other properties and pick up supplies as needed.
Assist other departments as required.
REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of chemicals for lawns and shrubs; skill and knowledge to use lawn equipment; must have past experience in grounds keeping; ability to prioritize and work with minimum supervision; excellent attention to detail; ability to perceive and deal with sensitive issues and maintain confidentiality; ability to deal successfully with a wide range of people; good driving record is required; ability to work under pressure of deadlines and competing needs.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to stand or walk for long periods of time; ability to lift, stoop, reach, and climb.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS: Demonstrated experience in maintenance; no smoking or eating in the work area must have a valid driver’s license.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Work flexible hours and overtime as required; work flexible/variable hours to include weekends and on call; work in all types of weather conditions.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online through the Company website at www.graceland.com/careers. Must be able to pass a background check and pre-employment drug test. We are an equal opportunity employer. This position will remain open until filled.
- Pay Type Hourly
- 3734 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38116, USA