BJC Careers

Senior Groundskeeper Sunday - Thursday Nights 11pm - 5:30am

Saint Louis, MO
Facilities Services

Job Description

Job ID: 1179165
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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Role Purpose

Maintains the outside areas of the hospital or service organization, including, but not limited to grass cutting, landscaping, garage cleaning, trash emptying, policing grounds, snow/ice removal, with minimum guidance.


  • Performs routine grounds and landscape maintenance which includes the removal of snow and ice during inclement weather.
  • Operates heavy-duty industrial and commercial equipment according to safety regulations.
  • Keeps equipment clean and functional and makes reports on malfunctioning equipment, irrigation systems, cracked sidewalks and or any other safety hazards.
  • Trains others in proper and safe equipment usage.
  • Performs quality assurance checks on work tasks completed by other groundskeepers.

  • Minimum Requirements



  • High School Diploma or GED


  • 2-5 years

    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

    Licenses & Certifications

  • Class E Driver's License


    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information



  • Associate's Degree


  • 5-10 years

    Supervisor Experience

  • < 2 years

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer