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    Fleet and Family Readiness is looking for the best and brightest to join our TEAM!!!  The Navy team offers innovative, exciting and meaningful work linking military and civilian talents to achieve our mission and safeguard our freedoms by enhancing the qualify of life for Sailors, their families, and others in the Navy Community. Department of the Navy provides competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and extensive professional development and training.

    Navy Gateway Inns & Suites (NGIS) is the Navy's official lodging operation for the service member on temporary duty.  NGIS provides a professionally managed, business-based lodging program that contributes to mission readiness by offering quality lodging and services for a mobile military community. If you appreciate the little things and enjoy creating exceptional experiences, you may be just the person we are looking for to work as a Team Member with NGIS.

    This position is located at Navy Gateway Inns & Suites, NGIS, Oceana Naval Air Station, Virginia Beach VA.

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    This position is located in Navy Gateway Inns & Suites at Oceana Naval Air Station. The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of duties necessary for the maintenance of the grounds and outside of buildings.

    Ensures security of all guests is maintained at all times.

    Ensures guest privacy is maintained at all times.

    Maintains appearance of external areas of buildings, to include walkways, entry ways, paths, sidewalks and driveways Rakes/shovels to ensure areas are clear of leaves, dirt, ice and snow Removes weeds and unwanted plants from cracks, joints, and crevices.

    May assist with maintenance and care of building exteriors as needed to include washing windows and entry doors, cleaning sills, pressure washing building exteriors, and maintaining and ensuring the cleanliness of gazebos/decks/spa areas, etc.

    Work includes gardening, general care of grounds including picking up trash and debris/cutting grass) planting and transplanting grass, ground cover, flowers, shrubs and trees Controls and prevents pests, vertebrate (rodents, birds etc) and plant pests such as weeds, plant diseases and fungi.

    Maintains lawns to include laying sod, aerating existing lawns, seeding, mowing, and trimming edges with the use of applicable hand Prunes and trims flowers, shrubs and hedges for and power tools a neat appearance. Rakes/shovels to ensure areas are clear of leaves, dirt, ice and snow to ensure patron safety and visibility surrounding buildings and other areas.

    Inspects plants for obvious plant diseases, plant insects, and unusual or poor plant growth and reports these conditions to the supervisor.

    Operates equipment to include hand mowers, standing mowers, weed cutters, and a variety of hand tools May operate a tractor with pull mower.

    May be required to greet guests at time of arrival and offer assistance with luggage, directions, base services, and local area information.

    May be required to store and track guest luggage in a secure area.

    Performs other related duties as required.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    US Citizens and Non-Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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    5003 Gardening

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