September 25, 2018 5:53 PM | Don Hearn (Administrator)

Facility Name:           Hanover Insurance Group – Corporate Headquarters

Facility Location:      Worcester, MA

Position / Title:          Sr. Grounds Technician

Facility Description: Large Corporate Campus

Position Requirements: 
•Willingness and desire to learn.
•Works well with others and can work with limited guidance. 
•Two years of experience in landscape or golf course maintenance preferred. 
•Must be able to perform regular maintenance on equipment such as oil and filter
 changes, lubrication and blade sharpening as well as other various preventive

•Must have good knowledge of tools and equipment, methods and materials
 used in the trade. 
•Must possess a valid unrestricted U.S. driver’s license with an insurable driving
 history as determined by The Hanover Insurance Company 
•Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs. on a regular basis. 
•MA State Pesticide License strongly desired.
•MA State Hoisting License of 2B/1C a plus
•Winter School or Green School Certification or Associates or higher in turf
 management preferred 

Physical Demands and Work Environment:
•Work hours may include days and evenings on weekdays and weekends.
•Must be available from November to April for on call of snow removal
•Ability to climb ladders in order to prune ornamental trees.
•Must be able to stoop, bend, kneel and squat on a repetitive basis.
•Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and maintain the physical stamina necessary
 to complete outdoor physical tasks for long periods of time
•Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions. 
•Must be able to work in an outside environment and in all types of weather.
•May be exposed to potentially dangerous chemicals, solvents, pesticides,
 herbicides, and fertilizers.   

Responsibilities/Essential Functions: 
•Operates a variety of equipment such as mowers, string trimmers, backpack
 blowers, chain saws, and other various handheld pieces of equipment.
•Responsible for mowing and maintaining a zone of the campus according to
•Plants flowers, shrubs, and trees.
•Ensures all roadways and walkways are safe for employee usage including, but
 not limited, too Snow removals Deicing Cleaning of sand from lawns and parking
•Picks up trash and debris from common areas.
•Maintains underground irrigation system.
•Trims and prunes ornamental trees and shrubs.
•Assures proper use, care, and inventory of company equipment, parts, and tools
 assigned by performing pre-operation checks, routine maintenance, and minor
 in-the-field repairs of equipment as necessary.
•Other duties as assigned.

Compensation / Benefits:
In addition to competitive compensation and bonuses Hanover Insurance offers a comprehensive benefits program that includes the following:  Medical/dental/vision coverage, 20 Days of Paid Personal Time Off + Holidays, Wellness programs and activities, On-site medical clinic and fitness center (Worcester campus only), 401(k) retirement savings plan (100 percent company match on each dollar you contribute up to six percent of your eligible pay), Employee stock purchase plan, Short- and long-term disability insurance, Life insurance for employees and dependents…and many more…

Education Level Required:
Must have a high school diploma or GED.

Date Position Available: Immediately

Apply To:

How to Apply: electronically through the link above

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

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