Medxcel Facilities Management Landscaping Crew Leader in Wichita, Kansas
We are growing and are looking for great people to grow with us!
Medxcel offers a comprehensive benefits package for all associates that includes industry-leading pay, medical, dental, and vision care coverage. We also offer company paid life insurance and the option to purchase more, tuition assistance to continue your education, and, along with a generous Paid Time Off (PTO) program, 8 paid holidays.
The Medxcel landscaping division continues to expand! Opportunities are available for full-time, permanent, year-round work.
The Landscaping Crew Leader will perform and oversee a variety of landscape activities for Medxcel throughout the assigned working location of Via Christi -St. Francis -Wichita, KS. The landscaping activities will include: planting, weeding, digging, spreading topsoil and other materials, general lawn maintenance, and seasonal lawn preparation. The Landscaping Technician II may also operate lawn mowers and related equipment and will assist Facilities Maintenance staff on projects as assigned. Landscaping Technician II performs a variety of landscape activities, such as irrigation system maintenance and service, planting, weeding, digging, spreading topsoil and other materials, general lawn maintenance, and seasonal lawn preparation. The Landscaping Technician II leads training for new associates and serves as a Subject Matter expert to facilities stakeholders.
As a healthcare company we have an important responsibility to protect individual and public health. This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of their job responsibilities, unless an exemption can be confirmed based on a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. Submission & Approval of an Exemption does not guarantee that an exemption can be accommodated.
Oversees team members and performs planting and related activities
Performs routine lawn maintenance including grass cutting, lawn edging, weed pulling, and other routine lawn-maintenance activities
Uses lawn mower and related equipment
Provides seasonal lawn care, such as spring and fall clean-up
Moves materials and equipment and performs related duties to assist in landscaping and hardscaping
Digs holes and trenches and excavates for landscaping and hardscaping using picks and shovels or related equipment
Hauls or spreads topsoil, gravel, sand, mulch, or related materials using wheelbarrows and rakes
Hand-finishes grade, and apply seed, straw, or sod
Maintains assigned equipment and notifies Landscaping Supervisor of needed repairs
Responds politely to customer inquiries and projects a professional image
Loads equipment and materials on and off trucks and trailers
Performs snow removal activities as assigned, such as shoveling, salting, etc.
Assist Facilities Maintenance staff on preventive maintenance, work orders, painting and other maintenance projects as assigned
- Applies chemicals under the direction of a licensed chemical applicator
- Assist and participate in special projects as assigned
High school diploma or GED required
Valid State Driver’s License and insurable with company’s agent preferred
A minimum of three (3) years of experience in landscaping or horticultural work required
Previous experience in a health care setting preferred
Ability to train new associates and educate them on processes, systems and equipment
Have a working knowledge of standard horticultural practices
Must be able to read and write in English language
Reports to work at the required time and performs duties as assigned by the Landscaping leader and local Facilities Leader
Ability to operate a truck and trailer combination proficiently
External Company URL: www.medxcelfm.com