Janitor in Lakeland, FL at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 3/25/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for a Janitor who will grow at our brand new Hawthorne Distribution facility on 1st shift!

On a day-to-day basis, you will be responsible for the upkeep of our facilities and ensure they are kept in pristine condition. Under general supervision, this position is responsible for the maintenance and general housekeeping of the facility. The ideal candidate for this position is detail-oriented, flexible, and willing to take on non-routine cleaning and special projects as the need arises. The facilities associate will be responsible for cleaning and sanitizing offices, meeting rooms, bathrooms, kitchen and dining rooms, and public areas within the assembly and warehouse areas.

In this role you will:

  • Perform general clean up of all areas of the building as directed.
  • Manage routine upkeep of exterior areas, green space, and parking lot.
  • Complete non-routine cleaning according to specified job orders.
  • Remove garbage and recycling daily and prepare bins for pick-up.
  • Handle emergency cleaning and upkeep requests.
  • Ensure facilities are maintained and fully equipped.
  • Adheres and complies with the cleaning schedule.
  • Adheres to safety rules and ergonomic practices.
  • Performs other duties as necessary.

The perfect person will have:

  • The associate must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.
  • frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to stand, sit, walk and bend for extended periods of time.  Must be able to work overtime.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to work the required shift.

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.
  • Fitness Club Reimbursement ($350)
  • Nutrition reimbursement program (up to $200 per associate and per spouse)
  • First day of hire, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).
  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and GroPride Network, Scotts Young Professionals.13 SMG paid holiday days and generous vacation policy.

Our commitment to LiveTotal Health puts the wellness and safety of our associates and their families as the top priority.  Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, ensuring associate safety has been a primary focus for all of us at Scotts.  During this year’s flu season and the continuing pandemic, we remain committed to doing everything we can to keep our associates healthy and safe.   As such, we are requiring our US associates to get a flu vaccine. This safety measure will help protect our associates, our families and our communities.  We recognize a medical or personal circumstance may prevent you from meeting this requirement and we have a process to address those concerns. 

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.

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