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Groundskeeper - RiverBend Materials (Salem, OR)

Salem, OR, US, 97301

River Bend Materials




RiverBend Materials, a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  


We are creating a team of highly skilled people working safely to build long-term relationships with our customers and communities. 

Integrity, superior quality, and exceptional service will continue to be the foundation of our future.


Job Summary:

We are seeking a Groundskeeper who will be able to provide professional landscaping services for our facilities throughout the Willamette valley. The Groundskeeper will be responsible for performing ongoing landscaping tasks, as well as routine maintenance of all landscaping equipment. We have several locations from Keizer to Eugene that require regular landscape maintenance. If you have experience in landscaping, can work independently, have strong attention to detail, you may be the perfect fit for this job.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Maintain facility grounds by performing landscape duties such as mowing grass/brush and trimming trees.
  • Use hand tools such as shovels, rakes, pruning saws, hedge trimmers or axes.
  • Operate vehicle or powered equipment such as mowers, tractors, mini-excavator, brush mower, chain-saws or other power tools as needed.
  • Operate company truck or other vehicles to travel to work locations.
  • Mix and spray or spread fertilizers, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees, using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.
  • Provide upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, planters, or other grounds features.
  • Shovel snow from walkways, driveways, or parking lots and spread salt during inclement weather.
  • Gather and remove trash or waste materials from facilities including emptying trash receptacles.
  • Complete necessary paperwork for maintaining repair records on equipment used during job.
  • Perform minor building maintenance as instructed such as changing of light bulbs, painting, repairs to walls & doors, etc.
  • Additional tasks may include planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, shoveling, raking, and general maintenance duties as directed.


  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • 2+ years’ groundskeeping experience
  • Good customer service, communication, attention to detail, and organizational skills. 
  • Reliable worker who is able to perform routine tasks without supervision.
  • Valid driver’s license required with no more than 3 moving traffic violations in the previous three years. 
  • Must be able to pass all pre-work screenings to include physical, drug screen, and background check.   


Physical Demands and Work Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders.  Physical abilities test will be required. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.





What CRH Americas Offers You


  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


River Bend Sand & Gravel is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  Nov 14, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Salem

Job Segment: Facilities, Operations