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Grounds Laborer

Bend, Oregon
Job Type
1 Aug 2022

Come be a part of something bigger!

Benchmark | Pyramid is a strong believer in offering our employees Work-Life Effectiveness through, practices, policies, and programs to help our employees achieve success at both work and home.  Here are just some of the great benefits we offer:

  • Full Time employees have access to Medical and Dental insurance to fit your needs
  • Benchmark University (You can grow both personally and professionally through on-line webinars and self-study courses) 
  • 401K match (Let us help you build your financial future)
  • Companywide Hotel Room Discounts (Who doesn't love to get away)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program (We are here to support you)
  • Employee family events (bring the kids!)
  • Partnerships and discounts with major retailers such as AT&T, Verizon and Dish to name a few
  • Many more, please inquire for more details

Benchmark Hospitality has recently taken over the management for the beautiful redesigned Riverhouse on the Deschutes! Bringing our world renowned management style with a focus on both the guests and more importantly the team!

Immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty of picturesque Central Oregon at Riverhouse on the Deschutes. Our re-imagined hotel in Bend, Oregon has been completely redesigned to provide guests with modern sophistication and world-class amenities. A relaxing location on the banks of the Deschutes River is just a preview of the natural beauty and untamed wilderness that surrounds us, beckoning for outdoor pursuits.

What you will have an opportunity to do:

We are looking for a someone who loves to work outdoors, who is highly motivated, and detail oriented to join our team as a Groundskeeper!  In this role, you will play a key part in creating a world-class experience for our guests! You will perform routine labor involved in grounds maintenance and construction, and related work.  You will be working closely with different members of our team, so you will need to be quick on your feet and have an engaging attitude.

If working outdoors, making meaningful connections, figuring out what it takes and stepping it up to win the day is what you do, and you love it, we want you! This is a tremendous opportunity for a driven person to grow and learn at a world-class property! 

Your role:

  • Operate powered equipment in mowing specified areas
  • Waters and fertilizes turf areas and plants.
  • Grades and prepares soil plant beds, lays sod, and plants vegetative material. Assists in cultivation practices dealing with all turf areas.
  • Performs routine maintenance and cleaning
  • Performs a variety of labor duties including Sting trimming, edging, pruning, top-dressing, hazard maintenance, divot repair, and drainage tasks.
  • Supports irrigation maintenance duties such as: irrigation head trimming, valve trimming, PVC pipe repairs, head leveling, and minor electrical tasks.
  • Operates mechanical loaders in moving soil, debris, and other materials.
  • Supports the mechanic in lubrication and minor service repairs to equipment.
  • Participate as support staff on any special projects.
  • Report all abnormalities on the golf course such as damage disease, insects, debris, etc.
  • Support other departments as needed and as opportunities arise.
  • Assist in all housekeeping duties of the Maintenance facility.

What are we looking for?

  • Someone with an engaging and welcoming personality
  • Someone with a strong attention to detail
  • Someone who can work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Someone with a passion for creating an exceptional experience for all guests
  • Someone with excellent communication skills
  • Someone with a High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Someone with Golf course grounds or landscaping experience preferred.
  • Ability to walk, stand, reach, crouch, bend, push/pull throughout duration of shift.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Benchmark Hospitality is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Actual compensation packages are based on a wide array of factors unique to each candidate, including but not limited to skill set, years & depth of experience, certifications and specific office location. This may differ in other locations due to cost of labor considerations.

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  • Job Reference: 673551249-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Benchmark Riverhouse on the Deschutes
  • Location: Bend, Oregon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent