Business / Organization Name: 
Phillips Exeter Academy
Contact Person: 
Karla Ashenhurst
Email Address: 
Phone Number: 
603-777-3340
Street Address: 
20 Main St
City: 
Exeter
State: 
NH
Zip Code: 
03833
Job Title: 
Groundsperson
Job Type: 
Full-time
Job Description: 
Key Accountabilities •Performs routine and repetitive manual labor. •Cleans culverts, drains, roads and ditches; spread sand and gravel; erect road markers; shovel snow; collect refuse; rake leaves and grass; mow grass; operate light equipment related to above duties, including minor maintenance and cleaning of equipment. •Provides support for the collection, hauling and disposal of refuse and recycling from Academy facilities and residences. •Performs other grounds maintenance as required. •Maintains natural grass and synthetic turf athletic fields, including measuring and painting field markings. •Maintains outdoor Tennis Complex and Phelps Stadium venue. •Assists with maintenance and event setup for athletic facilities. •Cleans restrooms, athletic support buildings and outside areas. •Moves furniture, heavy objects, and equipment. •Responsible for cultivating, transplanting, pruning, watering, fertilizing and maintaining lawns, athletic fields, shrubs, trees and plantings as instructed. •Operates all motorized and non-motorized small grounds machines and tractors with implements (i.e., bucket truck for tree work, snow blower, york rake, aerator, vacuum, overseeder and sweeper, large rotary mowers and forklifts). •Participates in snow removal. •Maintains a clean and orderly storage area within the grounds department.
Stockbridge Majors: 
Landscape Contracting
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Minimum Qualifications: 
Education • High school diploma or GED is preferred. Experience • Minimum 2 years’ related experience. • Experience with grounds equipment and machinery required. • Knowledge of snow and ice removal operations preferred. • Irrigation operation experience helpful. • Pesticide applicator license and knowledge of Integrated Pest Management Practices preferred. • Experience working with adolescents in an educational setting preferred.