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Groundskeeper - Turfgrass Management
Category: Horticulture


Longwood Gardens
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania

Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2013

GROUNDSKEEPER – Turfgrass Management

 

Longwood Gardens, Inc., the world’s premier horticultural display garden located in Kennett Square, PA, has an opening for a full-time Groundskeeper. Candidate must be able to perform a full range of grounds and landscape maintenance duties, including all aspects of turfgrass maintenance including turfgrass pesticide applications, sodding, seeding, aeration and leaf and snow removal.  Candidate may be responsible for demonstrating and teaching students turfgrass management skills.  Some weekend and holiday work may be required.  Must have a minimum of an Associate of Science degree in Turfgrass Management, Landscape Maintenance or related degree, or two years experience in groundskeeping, golf course or estate maintenance.  Must have a valid driver’s license, equipment operation skills, and be willing to obtain a Pennsylvania Pesticide Applicators license. 

Please mail your resume with salary requirements to Longwood Gardens, Inc., Attn: Human Resources, PO Box 501, Kennett Square, PA  19348.  FAX (610) 388-5495 or e-mail jobs@longwoodgardens.org.   EOE

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