Groundskeeper

The Episcopal Academy has an immediate opening for a Groundskeeper who will be an integral part of the Facilities and Operations team and will report to the Grounds Superintendent.

We are looking for a detail-oriented candidate to perform routine care of plantings, turfgrass, athletic fields, and other campus features.  Additional roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Plant and care for plantings, shrubs, lawns, athletic fields, using such tools and equipment as brooms, edgers, mowers, and sprayers, hoes, picks, shears, rakes, spades, spreaders, cultivating machines, etc
  • Grade, seed, and sod as well as mow turfgrass areas with reel and / or rotary mowers
  • Detect and report evidence of disease, insects, and pests affecting athletic fields, trees, shrubs, flowers, and other turf areas.
  • Plant, edge, & maintain flowerbeds and trim hedges.
    Water, spray, fertilize, and cultivate turfgrass, flowers, shrubs, and trees.
  • Rake and dispose of leaves, twigs, and other debris.
  •  Clean and care for tools and equipment
  • Layout and line athletic fields, including the grooming of both baseball and softball infields.
  • Operate and make minor adjustments to mowers.
  • Assist with snow removal by shoveling, salting, sanding, and operating snow removal vehicles and equipment (24-hour on-call during inclement weather).

 

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@episcopalacademy.org