Being a Groundskeeper

Groundskeepers care for the landscapes and hardscapes of the exterior of the property in a hands-on capacity. This role reports to the Property, House, or Estate Manager, and/or the principals directly, depending on the size of the team.

Core Responsibilities

  • Mowing lawns, planting, weeding, edging, mulching, fertilizing etc
  • Snow and leaf removal
  • Blowing off patios and pathways
  • Caring for outdoor furniture and cushions
  • Light repairs interior and exterior

Skillset Required

  • Knowledge of landscaping and equipment
  • Ability to perform repairs
  • Familiarity with exterior systems including irrigation, lighting, etc
  • Ability to take direction well

Hospitality, professionalism, and integrity are the pillars of Hire Society’s business model.