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Herr Foods Inc Part Time Grounds Maintenance in Nottingham, Pennsylvania

Bringing Home Your Work Never Tasted So Good!

Herr Foods Inc. is a privately owned salty snack food manufacturer and distributor based in Nottingham, PA and we think our 1600+ employees are pretty spectacular! We are committed to making our Herr’s family business an enjoyable and profitable place to work. This role has the primary responsibility is to package and check the quality of the Herr Foods Inc. products.


We are currently seeking a qualified individual for our Part-Time Grounds Maintenance position, joining our  Nottingham, PA team!

  • SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday

  • HOURS: 7:00am-3:30pm; up to 29 hours per week!

  • BENEFITS: This position is part-time benefit eligible. Elective benefits include basic dental and vision coverage, critical illness insurance, accident insurance, hospital indemnity, a prepaid legal plan, and identity theft protection. The company also provides opportunities to contribute to a 401k and provides EAP services. Benefits start the first of the month following 30 days of service (unless otherwise noted in the plan description)

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for performing year round landscaping and grounds maintenance tasks as well as performing routine maintenance of all landscaping/grounds equipment.

Grounds Maintenance and Upkeep

  • Operate vehicles and powered equipment such as mowers, tractors, twin-axle vehicles, snow blowers, chain saws, electric clippers, sod cutters and pruning saws.

  • Mow & edge lawns; mulch, aerate, trim and edge flowerbeds, walks and walls.

  • Weed flower beds, landscaping and common areas.

  • Prune and/or trim trees, shrubs, or hedges, using shears, pruners or chain saws.

  • Gather and remove litter and outdoor trash receptacles.

  • Mix and spray or spread fertilizer, herbicides, or insecticides onto grass, shrubs, or trees using hand or automatic sprayers or spreaders.

  • Provide proper upkeep of sidewalks, driveways, parking lots, planters and other ground areas.

  • Plow snow and salt as needed at company properties; shovel walkways, driveways and common areas as needed.

  • Oversees fall leaf clean up, including stick removal, leaf clean up and raking.

  • Sweep and clean around compactors, dumpsters and docks as needed

Equipment Maintenance and Upkeep

  • Maintain and/or repair tools, equipment, or structures, such as buildings, fences or benches, using hand or power tools.

Other Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in oversight in pump house when needed

  • Run errands when needed for parts

  • Assist in decorating/taking down Christmas lights for season

In addition to the essential functions listed above, the employee is expected to exercise honesty, integrity and respect with all clients and co-workers, preserve confidentially of all business information and data, maintain a professional appearance and demeanor, demonstrate a positive attitude, communicate effectively with co-workers and clients, work with accuracy, efficiency, and attention to detail, respect the work environment and keep it as environmentally friendly as possible, and exercise initiative to learn new skills and tasks and to help co-workers when possible. Reliable attendance and punctuality are also required. The employee is also expected to perform other related duties, special projects and functions as required from time to time.


  • Experience maintaining grounds for large property; year round.

  • Experience operating various degrees of machinery and equipment.

  • Mechanically skilled in operating, maintaining and repairing machinery and equipment. Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair and maintenance.

  • Willingness to work adapting/flexible schedule to meet the demands on the position (i.e. Come in to early and stay late to deal with snow and work extra hours and to help with Waste Water Treatment Plant).

  • Demonstrated experience with attention to detail and excellent organization skills.

  • Demonstrated experience to work independently or as a team with results driven approach.

  • High degree of commitment to safety and utilizing protective safety equipment.

Physical requirements and work environment:

  • Performs work required for this position in a changing work environment. Comfortable with exposure to extreme temperatures, sounds and physical requirements.

  • Requires a high degree of mobility and movement for extended periods of time.

  • Ability to lift up to 75 lbs

Herr Foods Inc. offers various part-time benefits including MetLife voluntary benefits, 401k and profit-sharing accounts, as well as competitive pay with room to progress within the company.

Any questions about this position or any others, please contact the Human Resources department at 610-932-6500 or

Herr Foods a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer M/F/Veterans/Disabilities