Grounds Maintenance

Moscow, Idaho
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Aug 31, 2020
Location: Good Samaritan Society Moscow Village

Address: 640 N Eisenhower St, Moscow, ID 83843-9599 USA

Employment Type: Full-Time

Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts

Job Responsibilities
  • Assures signs and exterior lighting are in good condition; assures flags are flown according to flag etiquette.
  • Assures all furnishings are clean, fire retardant and free of damage and safety hazards; assures garden tools and other equipment are in good repair, and performs light maintenance on equipment and tools when needed.
  • Cleans sidewalks and parkways as requested.
  • Applies de-icer as needed in a timely basis.
  • Assures parking lots have visible stripes at all times.
  • Immediately remedies or secures unsafe conditions in parking lots or on sidewalks.
  • Assures sidewalks are free of debris.
  • Assures lawn is green, free of weeds and litter; maintains lawn height of 3" to 4"; prunes and trims bushes and trees; plants and maintains flower beds; trims groundcover, etc.
  • Weeds, waters and fertilizes all plants, trees and shrubs.
  • Sometimes works with weed killers and other pesticides or chemicals.
  • Programs, monitors and performs light maintenance on sprinkling systems and determines water days and times.
  • Safeguards residents' property.
  • Keeps residents' living areas pleasant and orderly.
  • Observes and reports residents' conditions to appropriate staff.
  • Documents all completed work and tests performed.
  • Responds appropriately to residents' requests for help and maintains positive relationships with residents' friends and family members. Assists residents in meeting their social needs through interaction with staff, family and other residents.
  • Works with team members and other staff members in a helpful, respectful and courteous manner.


  • Valid Driver's License Required
  • Eye for Detail
  • Self-starter
  • Good Communicator
  • Team Player
  • Able to work alone and with minimal oversight

Applicants who are selected for employment must pass a criminal background check and a drug screening.


Must possess the ability to don/doff, and work in, the full range of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) including mask, gloves, booties, gowns and/or face shield.

Must possess the ability to communicate clearly and effectively, and comprehend basic instruction and concepts.

Must possess and exercise an honest and dependable work ethic.

Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//


Req ID: req47459