Providence Gardener in Anchorage, Alaska
Providence is calling a Gardener (Grounds, Days, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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In this position, you will:
Demonstrate complete understanding of Groundskeeper I Duties.
Be knowledgeable of horticultural principles, as applies to a complete greenhouse operation, to include soil maintenance, maintaining seed and bulb inventory, developing plant material, and treating insect and disease problems.
Be responsible for the interior plants of the facility.
Participate in the design of the outdoor landscaping of the hospital. Applies horticultural and arboricultural techniques to planting and maintaining landscaping material.
Provide guidance to Groundskeeper I’s and other personnel as necessary.
Implement care/services that recognize age/diversity specific needs/issues of customers served.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or GED
Pesticide applications license is required within 6 months of hire
Alaska Drivers License
2 years greenhouse or landscaping duties
About Providence Alaska Medical Center
Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.
As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Facilities Management
Req ID: 284932