May 23, 2024

Property Management - Groundskeeper - Georgetown (Ascend at Westinghouse)

  • Construction Jobs Inc
  • Georgetown, TX, USA

Job Description


D.R. Horton, Inc., the largest homebuilder in the U.S., was founded in 1978 and is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. It is engaged in the construction and sale of high quality homes designed principally for the entry-level and first time move-up markets. The Company also provides mortgage financing and title services for homebuyers through its mortgage and title subsidiaries.  Please visit our website at for more information.

DHI Communities is a multifamily development division of D.R. Horton, Inc.


DHI Communities is currently looking for a Groundskeeper - PM. The right candidate is responsible for general maintenance work and maintaining the cleanliness of common areas of both the interior and exterior of the community and may assist the maintenance service team with diagnosing maintenance issues and making necessary repairs.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Clean, rake and collect debris from community grounds, breezeways and common areas

  • Maintain the grounds, common areas, and amenities including picking up trash and debris, pressure-washing, performing general cleaning, and painting curbs and signage

  • Keep all stair towers clean and free of waste

  • Ensure all exterior steps have treads and are safe

  • Prepare vacant units for occupancy, including any necessary clean-out tasks

  • Perform daily inspections of building exteriors and lighting; report any required repairs or issues to the maintenance supervisor in a timely manner

  • Deliver the highest level of resident satisfaction through responsive, consistent, positive, and professional interactions

  • Learn and provide maintenance support for general maintenance and orderliness of community HVAC, mechanical, electrical, utilities and lighting systems, including inspections and repairs

  • Ensure the successful execution of all company safety and environmental policies and procedures

  • Ensure community appearance meets or exceeds DHIC standards

  • Perform regular groundskeeper duties around the community

  • Complete grounds work as directed by the Service Manager and/or Community Manager which may include picking up trash, blowing down the parking area & sidewalks, removing debris, etc. 

  • Clean dumpster areas, trash rooms, and trash chute daily

  • Thoroughly clean breezeways by removing cobwebs, bugs in lights, mopping, and wiping down doors & handrails

  • Assist in pool maintenance and understand basic pool care

  • Complete assigned work orders

  • Assist in preparation of make-ready units

  • Effectively communicate with various support teams to ensure quality documentation, reporting and community performance

  • Remove snow and apply salt in inclement weather, if applicable

  • Conducts all business in a professional and ethical manner to serve customers and increase the goodwill and profit of the company

  • Ability to work overtime



Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • 0-3 years of groundskeeping/maintenance experience

  • Knowledge of basic tools and general maintenance processes

  • Basic trouble shooting skills

  • Ability to work independently and be productive without supervision

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral form or via DHI Residential warranty applications

  • Proficiency with MS Office and email etiquette

  • Ability to stand and walk for 4 hours straight or up to a full 8-hour day; sit for extended periods; kneel and bend at the waist; climb, balance and stoop, crouch or crawl; walk up and down stairs; walk on unlevel terrain; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear.  Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance, color vision and peripheral vision

  • Regular exposure to outside weather conditions, moving mechanical parts, high precarious places and risk of electrical shock

  • The noise level is generally loud


Preferred Qualifications

  • Trade knowledge preferred

  • Prior customer service experience a plus


Come join a winning team with a Fortune 500 company! We are growing fast and are looking for enthusiastic attitudes and team players to join our success. We offer an excellent benefits package including:


  • Medical, Vision and Dental

  • 401(K)

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Flex Spending Accounts

  • Life Insurance

  • Vacation, Sick, Personal Time and Company Holidays


Build YOUR future with D.R. Horton, America’s Builder.



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: Operations 

Primary Location

: TX-Georgetown 


: MultiFamily / Communities 


: Full-time 

Job Posting

: May 22, 2024, 5:00:00 AM 



Job Requirements

D.R. Horton, Inc

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