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Groundskeepers, or Maintenance Groundskeepers, are responsible for the upkeep and appearance of outdoor areas. Skills relevant to this position and found on applicants' resumes include running machinery like backhoes and tractors, performing mig and stick welding, maintaining the farm's appearance through landscaping, and performing logging through the use of a skidder and chainsaws. Sample resumes in the field prove that entry-level Groundskeeper positions require little or no formal training aside from a high school diploma, but education programs and certifications are available for those interested in becoming supervisors or plant care specialists.

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Groundskeeper

Maintained trail for hikers safety

  • Identified dead and non-native plants and removed them
  • Transplanted and propagated new plants
  • Operated and maintained powered/non-powered tools
Candidate Info
6
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
22

Seasonal Groundskeeper

Cleaned parks, playgrounds, and surrounding areas

  • Sanitized comfort stations and replenish supplies
  • Painted benches and exterior facilities; remove graffiti from walls, playground equipment, and comfort stations
  • Prepared debris for removal
  • Flagged hazardous material for pick up; sweep, rake, and collect leaves and debris
  • Operated leaf blower, lawn mower, and weed whacker to beautify parks
  • Provided park patrons with directions and answer questions about park activities
  • Reported all safety hazards directly to supervisor
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
23

Groundskeeper

Grounds Maintenance

  • Determines appropriate materials, supplies, and equipment to perform assigned tasks and secures same from stock.
  • Measures, cuts, assembles and utilizes rope, chain, sand, salt, chemicals, landscaping material, etc.
  • Utilizes hand tools and equipment, such as weeders, sickles, pruning shears, shovels, spades, spade forks, hand cultivators, hoes, rakes, brooms, hoses, sprinklers, spreaders, punches, hammers, screwdrivers, wrenches, pliers, etc.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
24

Seasonal Groundskeeper/ Building Maintenance

Clean building floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming them

  • Gather, sort and empty trash and debris into proper receptacles
  • Assist front desk with answering multi-phone line and greeting visitors; assist patrons with information about center programs
  • Service, clean, and supply restrooms; restock all necessary amenities
  • Dust furniture, walls, machines, and equipment; clean and polish furniture and fixtures
  • Prune trees, shrubs and plants to improve growth
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
25

Seasonal Groundskeeper

Perform exterior maintenance duties throughout several parks and playgrounds

  • Address patrons' concerns and provide directions
  • Clean and sanitize all comfort station facilities
  • Paint park benches, park houses and children's play area
  • Maintain lawns and other green spaces
  • Collect and dispose of refuge in the proper receptacles
  • Ensure all Parks' policies and procedures are followed daily to guarantee safety
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
26

Groundskeeper

Responsible for opening and closing the Arboretum grounds, the Nikkei Museum, and the 1894 Heritage House. Setting the alarm system for the weekend and locking all doors.

  • Addressing patron questions and concerns, including instruction on where to buy photography permits, location of specific gardens, and opening and closing times.
  • Maintaining the Arboretum Lawns and Greenhouse. Assisting Event Coordinators with wedding preparations and set-up.
  • Collecting monies from the Nature Center and Heritage House. Depositing monies in safe at the end of the day.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
27

Groundskeeper/maintenance Technician

  • Maintained physical appearance of a 200+ unit complex while keeping up with general maintenance and positive tenant relations.
  • Provide on spot repairs and 24 hour emergency response repairs during after hours.
  • Kept up with consistently changing workplace and a high paced satisfaction oriented environment.
  • Maintained and kept a stock of inventory needed for any repair/replacement situation that may arise.
  • Knowledgeable in basic electric and drywall. Further experience in plumbing and HVAC.
  • 3 years of pool maintenance and chemical balancing.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AA
Business Management And Communications
28

Seasonal Office Assistant/groundskeeper

Answer phone calls/emails and direct calls/correspondences to appropriate parties or take messages.

  • Prepare invoices, reports, memos, reference letters and other documents, using Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Serve as a liaison for the borough personnel office, district headquarters and permit office
  • Perform general office duties, such as ordering supplies, maintaining records management database systems (AMPS), and performing basic Timecard organization
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
29

Custodian / Groundskeeper

Drive vehicles required to perform or travel to cleaning work, including vans, industrial trucks, and industrial lawnmower

  • Clean floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, and vacuuming
  • Gather and empty trash cans and recyclable into disposable areas
  • Dust furniture, walls, partitions, and equipment
  • Clean and disinfect toilets, sinks, countertops, floors, tables, and chairs
  • Steam-clean and shampoo carpets; and strip, seal, and polish floors as needed
  • Move heavy furniture and equipment, either manually or by using hand trucks
  • Follow procedures for the use of chemical cleaners and power equipment, in order to prevent damage to floors and fixtures
  • Mow and trim lawns and shrubbery, using mowers and hand power trimmers; and clear debris from grounds
  • Replenish all supplies needed for cleaning and maintenance tasks
  • Monitor building security and safety by locking doors and setting alarm after hours, and checking electrical appliances to ensure that hazards are not created
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
30

Maintenance/groundskeeper

Comprehensive knowledge of day to day operations in a janitorial setting

  • Able to work independently or in groups and teams with diverse backgrounds
  • Safely and accurately mixed and diluted chemicals according to MSDS standards and procedures
  • Knowledge of all requirements for maintaining buildings and work areas in a safe, clean, and orderly fashion
  • Maintains an overall focus on identifying existing or potential problems, research and analyze relevant data, and recommends sound business solutions or taking appropriate action
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job

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