Groundskeeper

PORTLAND, Oregon
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Overview

Industry

Residential

Location

PORTLAND, Oregon

Job Type

Temp to Perm

Branch Number

34

Hourly Rate

$16.00 - $17.00

Work Hours

Morning

Experience Required

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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades customer is seeking a thorough and motivated full-time Apartment Groundskeeper/Porter for Temp to hire position in the Portland Metro area.

The ideal candidate is responsible for the upkeep of grounds, amenities, building exteriors, office, parking lots, and community buildings of multi-family residential apartments.

Responsibilities

Grounds work including pressure washing, picking up debris, leaf blowing, cleaning and maintaining pools, and cleaning vacant units.

Must be able to lift to 60 lbs. Labor-intensive.

Must have a strong focus on keeping the outdoor areas neat and presentable.

 Empty and dispose of trash cans.

Some mechanical maintenance work is required to keep sprinkler systems, gates, and equipment in order.

Maintain grounds and amenities for the exterior and curb appeal of the buildings, leasing offices, parking lots, and other community buildings owned by the employer.

Gardening duties include mow, tree trimming, hedging, weed whacking, and raking leaves.

Ability to follow detailed worksheets for routine ground maintenance duties and checks building equipment to locate needed repairs or maintenance.

Shovel snow from walkways and sprinkle salt down to keep the walkway clean from ice and snow. ( Weather permitting)

Ordering of supplies and equipment.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Must be 18 years of age with a valid ID.
  • Must speak, read, write, and follow detailed instructions in English.
  • Previous experience preferred- not required- will train!
  • Verifiable work history that confirms your professional skills and experience.
  • Ability to pass additional screening requirements, such as a background check and/or drug screenings.
  • Reliable Transportation.
  • Must wear all required PPE. We will provide a Hard hat, safety vest, safety glasses, earplugs, face masks, and gloves.
  • Must be able to work weekends.

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.