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J. Paul Getty Museum-Grounds Supervisor-Wed, 10/14/2020 - 11:45am

Grounds Supervisor


J. Paul Getty Museum
1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles , CA 90049
United States
California US

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Job Description 

Job Summary: Under direction, supervises Grounds operations for assigned areas, including supervision and coordination of site labor, contractors, equipment, and supplies. Ensures appropriate documentation of operating policies and procedures required to maintain Getty landscape and site(s) at the expected level.

Requisition Number 2019-3545
Salaried/Hourly Salaried
Targeted Hiring Range $56,098.64 - $70,128.24 Annually
Salary Commensurate with experience and internal equity

Duties & Responsibilities 

*Major Job Responsibilities
*Manages subordinate employees including mentoring, coaching, counseling, training, evaluating and coordinating the employee's work
*Oversees horticultural care for assigned areas including pest control, fertilization and soil husbandry, plant, care, tree care, problem identification, solving and communication
*Ensures site care including; maintenance of organic and nonorganic surfaces, drainage maintenance, irrigation system operation, site. Identifies and reports potential problems and collaborates on proposed solutions
*Manages projects, prepares and collects proposals, tracks project costs, ensures project quality control guidelines are followed, as well as safety and regulatory compliance
*Prepares and maintains compliance documents and efforts
*Ensures aesthetics and standards for area of assigned responsibility
*Manages equipment and maintains accurate records, including tracking deployment and use of heavy equipment, vehicles, small engines, hand tools, chemicals, and other assets
*Works directly with internal clients to plan and implement projects and activities

Education and Experience 

*Bachelors degree or equivalent experience in ornamental Horticulture
*5-7 years supervisor experience in landscape maintenance
*2-5 years experience in landscape construction or related work
*Two or more of the following: QAL or QAC pesticide Operators License, ISA Certified Arborist, ASCA Registered consulting Arborist or Certified Irrigation Auditor
*Fluency in Spanish preferred

Application Instructions 
Full Name 
Brian Houck