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Posted June 22, 2019

Landscape Maintenance

Summary of Position:

Landscape Maintenance is responsible for maintaining landscaped Resort areas to provide a pleasant environment for guests.

Essential Functions:

  • Safely operate equipment including mowers and trimmers and other implements.
  • Maintain overall property cleanliness.
  • Clean up and trim trees, shrubs, and flowers.
  • Hand water plants, as necessary.
  • Adjust and repair sprinkler system.
  • Plant trees, shrubs, and flowers.
  • Maintain shop cleanliness.
  • Maintain equipment.
  • Other tasks as assigned by the Foreperson, Manager, Director of Property Operations and/or the General Manager.


Education: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. 

Experience: 1 year landscaping experience preferred.

Certificates or Licenses: Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record. License checks will be conducted periodically.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Able to fully operate landscaping cart & abide by all safety rules established by the Arizona Grand Resort.
  • Ability to work during adverse weather conditions.
  • Ability to understand and communicate repair challenges.
  • Ability to lift, push and pull heavy items (10-90 lbs.).
  • Knowledge of equipment and tools used in landscaping including sprinkler systems.
  •  General knowledge of trees, shrubs, and flowers.
  • Ability to operate equipment and tools used in landscaping.
  • Ability to walk, stand, bend, and kneel for extended periods.
  • Ability to tolerate different weather conditions (90% of time spent outdoors).
  • Excellent in verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to listen, effectively accomplish task, and speak clearly.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Behaves ethically.
  • Professional Appearance: Exhibits an appearance appropriate for a four diamond resort (Specific grooming standards are available for review).
  • Communicates effectively: Speaks and listens in a clear, thorough, and timely manner. 

*This position is a safety-sensitive position. Under the law, safety-sensitive positions are defined as positions where the employee operates, repairs, maintains or monitors the performance or operation of a motor vehicle, equipment, machinery, or power tools. Safety-sensitive positions may also include jobs where the tasks or duties required of the employee could affect the safety or health of the employee performing the task or others.

Arizona Grand Resort & Spa

8000 South Arizona Grand Parkway

Phoenix, AZ 85044

Telephone (602) 438-9000