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Park Center


Park Center


Job Summary

The Groundskeeper will be responsible for ensuring the cleanliness, safety, and attractiveness of our outdoor spaces which include 3 commercial and 26 residential properties.  This position is a member of the Maintenance team, working directly with the Regional Property Manager and the Maintenance Supervisor.  This role is crucial in providing a welcoming environment for our members, residents, staff, and visitors.

Job Responsibilities

  • Take pride in the properties, ensuring they always look their best.
  • Perform routine maintenance tasks such as mowing, watering, mulching, pruning, fertilizing, weeding, and trimming shrubs and trees to keep the grounds tidy and attractive.
  • Monitor the health of plants and trees and take appropriate measures to address diseases, pests, or other issues.
  • Apply snow/ice melt products and/or snow removal when necessary.
  • Manage landscaping projects, including planting flowers, bushes, and trees to enhance the aesthetics of the grounds.
  • Operate and maintain groundskeeping equipment such as lawnmowers, trimmers, blowers, and irrigation systems.
  • Maintain cleanliness by sweeping walkways, removing litter, and emptying trash bins regularly.
  • Ensure compliance with safety protocols and regulations while performing duties.
  • Collaborate with other staff members and volunteers to coordinate groundskeeping activities and special events.
  • Keep records of maintenance activities, inventory, and supplies.
  • Inspect and repair outdoor structures, fences, benches, and other amenities as needed.
  • Report major maintenance issues to the Regional Property Manager
  • Perform general maintenance tasks to support Property Management as needed.
  • Perform other work-related duties as assigned.


  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s license and will be required to drive to multiple locations.
  • Proven experience in groundskeeping or landscaping, preferably in a non-profit or similar setting.
  • Knowledge of horticulture, plant care, and landscaping techniques.
  • Ability to operate groundskeeping equipment safely and effectively.
  • Good physical condition with the ability to lift heavy objects, bend, kneel, and stand for extended periods.

Physical/Mental demands:

Prolonged walking or standing, repeated stooping, squatting, stretching, requiring a full range of body movements. Requires eye and hand coordination in utilizing equipment and tools. Frequent lifting and carrying materials up to 50 pounds.


On-site work environment including outside work.

Additional Information


  • Retierment
  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • PTO
  • and more

How to Apply

Please apply on our company page: https://parkcenternashville.org/careers/


  • Date Posted: February 23, 2024
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Housing
  • Salary Range: $18.31 - $19.41