At Work With...Jose Colom & Jeff Yannarella

Jose Colom (left) & Jeff Yannarella

POSITION : Groundskeepers in the division of Facilities and Real Estate Services.

YEARS AT PENN: 2 for Yannarella; 6 for Colom.

WHAT THEY DO: Groundskeeper crews care for more than 200 acres. Their duties include planting, mulching, watering and weeding.

NUMBER OF PLANTS:They put about 6,000 annuals in the ground per season.

CONTACT INFO: Through the office of Kris Kealey, urban park manager, at 215-898-7202.

Originally published on June 10, 2004