Grounds Tech I

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort   Farmington, PA   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on October 1, 2021
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Nemacolin requires all Associates to be vaccinated against COVID-19

As a member of Horticulture & Grounds Maintenance, the Landscape Tech will be responsible for plant installation and maintenance throughout the property and in the winter months will be a part of the snow removal team.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Water plants in greenhouses, indoor displays and landscape.
  • Maintain healthy attractive plants by deadheading, pruning and fertilizing as needed.
  • Identify and treat pest and disease problems on plants with integrated pest management techniques.
  • Weed gardens by hand-pulling or using herbicides as appropriate.
  • Use and maintain all hand tools necessary for garden maintenance.
  • Apply chemicals as needed and maintain records as required by law.
  • Operate and maintain power tools such as leaf blower or string trimmer as needed.
  • Drive and operate heavy machinery such as dump truck, skid steer, tractor, water trailer, and snow plow.
  • Work as a member of the snow removal team, including being on-call as needed.
  • Preform other miscellaneous duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years of education in a related field or equivalent work experience preferred.
  • Ability to work efficiently and prioritize multiple assignments.
  • Demonstrate initiative by identifying problems and taking actions to solve them.
  • Communicate effectively with supervisor and colleagues across many departments.
  • Ability to work independently, with little supervision as well as part of a team.

Be part of the Nemacolin backbone, the artists that make this a picturesque resort! We need the neat freaks and attention to detail associates that are making the Resort shine. 

WHY WORK FOR NEMACOLIN?

Experience the magic of Nemacolin. Reaching across 2,200 acres in the Laurel Highlands of Southwestern Pennsylvania, Nemacolin offers guests a getaway like no other. Elevated accommodations range from the thrilling grandeur of The Chateau and modern elegance of Falling Rock—both recipients of the Forbes Travel Guide 2020 Awards—to the refreshing ease of The Lodge as well as The Homes and The Estates. And that is just the beginning! Nemacolin comes to life with show-stopping dining from the Forbes Five-Star and AAA Five-Diamond Lautrec; two championship, Pete Dye-designed golf courses; award-winning spa and wellness services; Orvis®-endorsed fly fishing; countless outdoor activities; and snow sports, shopping, wildlife experiences, art tours, magical seasonal events, and limitless fun for all. Adventure awaits. At Nemacolin, we strive to attract, retain, and develop the best and the brightest talent in the field. Unique amenities and a strong track record of exceeding industry standards make Nemacolin an employer of choice for those looking to pursue opportunities in areas such as lodging and guest services, food and beverage, recreation, culinary arts, golf, and retail, among others. Through a variety of training initiatives and a strong commitment to career development programs, we believe that we can help our associates to develop the skills necessary to advance within our organization.

  • An attractive 401(k) plan
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and personal hours
  • Family medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Long-term & short-term disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Educational assistance
  • Local and resort discounts
  • On-site uniform and dry-cleaning services
  • Discounted meals during breaks in the associate break areas

Nemacolin promotes a culture of continuous learning for our associates. We are strongly committed to comprehensive professional development programs:

  • Opportunities for advancement – At Nemacolin, we encourage our associates to grow within the organization and gain experience in a variety of departments to better understand the hospitality industry. Nemacolin prides itself on promoting from within the organization, and many of our mid and upper-level managers began in entry-level positions and advanced into their current roles. 
  • Associate Recognition programs – Nemacolin realizes that our associates help to set us apart from other organizations in the industry through their commitment to providing exceptional service and ability to consistently exceed guests’ expectations. Each month, associates can nominate others who have provided exceptional service, demonstrated leadership capabilities, or excelled in their areas of expertise. Winners receive an award for their efforts and are recognized by members of management.
  • Mentoring and coaching programs – As a new associate, we provide a level of mentoring that is best suited to you to enhance your growth and career interests while sharing knowledge, advice, and encouragement along the way.

AWARDS & ACCOLADES

Nemacolin has consistently been recognized in the hospitality industry for providing superior customer service and outstanding facilities. We are very proud of what we have accomplished, and we would like to have the opportunity to share our enthusiasm with you. Some of our accomplishments include the Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star rating, the AAA Five-Diamond rating, the Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, and a variety of other awards from Condé Nast Traveler, and Golf Digest, just to name a few.

ASSOCIATE REFERRAL PROGRAM

  • Year-Round Referral Incentive - Receive a reward of $125.00 when you refer a new applicant who is hired and is employed for a minimum of 30 days! Receive a second reward of $125.00 when the referred associate continues their employment for a total of 90 days!
  • Seasonal Referral Incentive - Receive a reward of $100.00 when you refer a seasonal applicant who is hired and is employed for a minimum of 60 days (rewards not applicable for rehires)!

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