Seasonal Groundskeeper/Maintenance

Seasonal Groundskeeper/Maintenance
Job Type: Temporary
Pay: $15.00 per hour

The Orchard School is seeking a temporary groundskeeper for the summer months. Primary responsibilities include care of the Orchard grounds, playgrounds, athletic fields, landscaping, woods, cabin area, outdoor restroom and concession building, headmaster’s house, contiguous rental properties, parking lots, sidewalks, fencing and lawns. Additional responsibilities will include light maintenance services throughout the school, including sidewalks and entrances/exits and parking lots. The successful candidate will have good interpersonal skills and will be flexible.

Required Qualifications
  • Prior experience providing grounds service on a large campus
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with a team in a positive manner
Physical Requirements:
  • Talking, listening, and vision
  • Mobility to move about 44-acre site and hand dexterity to utilize various maintenance tools
  • Accessing and moving file cabinets, printers, and copiers and other building equipment
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs
Candidates should apply by sending a resume and cover letter to hr@orchard.org.  Please place “seasonal groundskeeper” in the email subject line.


Orchard values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. Orchard does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion or national origin in the administration of its admission, tuition assistance, or employment determination.
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