Love the land, the ocean and the people of Kohanaiki.
“E mālama I ko uka, ko kai, a me ko Kohanaiki no ka pono I kākou”.
Pond Keeper I
Manager and/or Assistant Pond Manager
As a member of the pond restoration and
maintenance team, a Pond Keeper I will be responsible for the restoration and
up-keep of the naturally occurring Anchialine ponds at Kohanaiki. This includes meeting or exceeding the
established standards for guest and employee satisfaction. Additional duties include: member’s beach
daily up-keep, cultural site remediation, and basic beach park care;
additional tasks may be assigned based on club needs.
Responsibilities and Standards:
description of job responsibilities and standards are intended to reflect the
essential functions of the position.
This outline does not detail every aspect of the position and there may
be other responsibilities and duties as assigned.
remediation and maintenance to Anchialine ponds and surrounding habitat.
be able to learn to properly use and maintain all equipment necessary to
provide landscape and pond maintenance and installation at a professional
level. Examples: string trimmers,
hedge trimmers, blowers, chainsaws, etc.
miscellaneous duties, beach cleanup, & re-naturalization of lava.
assistance to nursery, irrigation and landscaping crew as directed by
all unwanted alien vegetation, while preserving native plant species.
cultural sites and areas surrounding.
in bird monitoring and protection.
of Kohanaiki Club, inc. mission statement and goals.
demonstrate ability to follow both written and oral instructions given by
demonstrate ability to differentiate between native and alien plants and
animals in the field.
be able to swim.
demonstrate ability to learn proper safe use of all necessary power and hand
independent decision-making judgment to complete work assignments.
be able to maintain good working relationships with other employees and to work
with or without supervision.
Customer Service Responsibility
Ensures that the club's customer service
standards are maintained at an exceptional level.
Presents self in a professional manner including
appearance, identification, and general communication and conduct at all times.
Makes a positive contribution to the work
environment through presentation of positive attitude, demonstration of
cooperation and teamwork, and constructive approach to daily events.
Listens effectively, responds to guests’
requests in a friendly “can do” manner.
Attendance: Adheres to established schedule of work
hours. Follows established procedures
for early notification to supervisor when unable to report to work. Call a
manager 30 minutes before shift starts to avoid an improper call in.
Punctuality: Arrives to work at scheduled times and works
until authorized to leave.
Attends all mandatory education/in-service
programs and demonstrates understanding of responsibilities through appropriate
Demonstrates effective communication by utilizing
positive verbal and non-verbal skills in all interactions.
Must be able to work a flexible schedule, occasional
weekends and extra hours when needed.
adherence to the club's safe practice procedures and makes recommendations to
improve safety. Reports any unsafe work
practice to supervisor.
Consistently utilizes proper body mechanics in
performance of responsibilities, as evidenced by supervisor’s observation and
no injury to self or others due to improper work habits.
Follows proper reporting procedures when injured
at work. Is aware of the location of
material safety data sheets and refers to them when necessary.
Physical and Mental
Requirements of the Job:
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
school diploma or equivalent.
have a valid Hawaii
driver’s license to operate utility carts and trucks.
trimming and removing vegetation a plus.
§ Must be self-motivated.
to execute a considerable amount of physical labor, such as picks, shovels
and cane knives.
to execute considerable amount of lifting. Must be able to lift a minimum of 50
be able to communicate with fellow team members and staff about job tasks
be able to respond to requests of guests and golf shop.
this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive
listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the
employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at
any time with or without notice.
Employee signature below constitutes employee's understanding of the
requirements, essential functions and duties of the position.