Be part of an extraordinary team and join Ameritas as a Groundskeeper!

At Ameritas, our mission is Fulfilling Life. We do that in many ways, but especially by helping people invest in themselves by offering trusted financial products and advice. Because we believe everyone should be happy, healthy and financially secure, we work hard to provide trusted financial products and valued guidance, including individual life and disability insurance, employee benefits, retirement planning, investments, and wealth management services.

This position is responsible for all landscaping, grounds maintenance and snow removal activities at company facilities. This position also participates in daily maintenance department activities as required to maintain ongoing business operations.

Schedule: Monday-Friday, 6am-2:30pm

What you do

* Manage grounds keeping activity based on the season including but not limited to application of fertilizers, herbicides and insecticides; cutting lawn and removal of debris; trimming of hedges, bushes, shrubs and flower beds, and snow/ice removal
* Maintenance and repair of all grounds-related equipment including routine maintenance such as oil and filter changes, lubrication and all repairs
* Adjust and maintain lawn sprinkler system including management of ground water wells for irrigation
* Conduct and implement preventative maintenance programs
* Prepare equipment for transition from summer to winter activities
* Maintain a chemical applicators license as required by state law
* Ensure compliance with city, state and federal regulations pertaining to chemical applications and proper disposal of all chemicals used on the grounds
* Oversee, direct and work directly with outside vendors, negotiates pricing with vendors for all grounds-related activities
* Order and maintain quantities of necessary materials to complete duties
* Participate as a member of the emergency response team for all emergencies and security issues
* Will work primarily at Ameritas home office on O street, and 2-3 days per week at Fallbrook office

What you bring

* H.S. Diploma or GED required
* 2 years related experience preferred
* Chemical applicators license preferred (will need to obtain upon hire)

What we offer

* Our company motto is “Fulfilling Life” and we take that job seriously, with a heavy commitment to volunteering and community support, employee well-being, and providing quality products and services that help our customers create a brighter future.
* Being a mutual-based organization, the return on our investment goes back into the company, to benefit our members/customers.
* We’re committed to professional development, opportunity, inclusion and diversity. Team building and collaboration are also priorities.
* A total rewards package with all the comprehensive health and welfare benefits you’d expect, including competitive pay and incentives, 401(k), flexible work schedules and time off to care for yourself and others.
* Additional popular benefits, including tuition reimbursement, and student loan repayment, an incentivized well-being program, adoption assistance, paid time off for volunteering, training and career development opportunities.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Ameritas has a reputation as a company that cares, and because everyone should feel safe bringing their authentic, whole self to work, we’re committed to an inclusive culture and diverse workplace, enriched by our individual differences. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that hires based on qualifications, positive attitude and exemplary work ethic, regardless of sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job ID: 9321

Posted 20 days ago

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