Grounds Keeper and Facility Maintenance – U1473

Job title: Grounds Keeper and Facility Maintenance – U1473
Posted on: September 12, 2023
Job Description:

Job Description:

As an Groundskeeper and Facilities Maintenance personnel, you will be responsible for maintaining our greenhouse and other facilities, ensuring their proper functioning and appearance. You will play a crucial role in supporting the overall operations of Richters Herbs. If you have a strong work ethic, mechanical aptitude, and enjoy working in a dynamic environment, we would love to hear from you.


Perform general maintenance and repairs to the greenhouse and other facilities, including basic plumbing on irrigation and fertilization system, greenhouse plastic maintenance, grass trimming, general equipment upkeep, etc.
Support greenhouse staff as needed with plant watering and other basic greenhouse production tasks
Operate basic farm machinery, such as tractors and forklifts, safely and efficiently
Maintain a neat and organized appearance of the greenhouse and surrounding areas
Possess a valid G driving license and be available to fill in as a backup delivery driver when necessary
Respond promptly to emergency alarms in the event of heating failures in the greenhouse during the winter and fall seasons
Adhere to health and safety guidelines and ensure compliance with all relevant regulations
Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities and report any issues or concerns to the appropriate supervisor

Job Type: Full-time


Monday to Friday
Weekends as needed


Employment Type: Full-time
Field of Work: Trades
Required skills:


Prior experience in grounds keeping, maintenance, or a related field is preferred
Physical strength and stamina to perform tasks that may involve lifting, bending, and operating heavy equipment
Basic knowledge of plumbing and general maintenance techniques
Ability to operate farm machinery, including tractors and forklifts, safely and effectively
Valid G driving license with a clean driving record
Ability to respond to emergency situations promptly and effectively
Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks effectively
Good communication skills and a positive attitude

Company information

Prefered method of contact: Email