Groundskeeper - Full-Time

Austin, TX

St. Stephen's Episcopal School is seeking a full time Groundskeeper to join our team! Employees in this job perform maintenance and landscaping duties at our campus facilities. This is an entry level groundskeeper position with room to grow and advance.

Job Duties:

  • Plant and trim lawns, trees, bushes, hedges and shrubs using hand tools or motorized vehicles

  • Landscape new ground areas, repair damaged ground areas, and replace bushes, hedges, shrubs and trees

  • Care for and maintain seed orchards. Produce and care for nursery stock, fertilize soil when needed for plant growth, and plant flower beds.

  • Apply herbicide and pesticide chemicals to grounds, trees, bushes, shrubs and lawns in order to control plant diseases and insects

  • Remove landscaping debris from sidewalks and parking lots

  • Order supplies for all aspects of groundskeeping (e.g., equipment parts, blades, herbicides, pesticides, flowers, bushes or trees)

  • Drive vehicles, such as a car, truck or van, to pick up other workers, supplies and materials

  • Perform related work as assigned

Job Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Ability to communicate effectively 

We offer:

  • Health, dental and vision plans

  • Life and Long Term Disability insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Retirement plan with School matching contributions

  • Free meals provided in dining hall

Equal access to employment, programs and services is available to all. With respect to its employment practices, St. Stephen’s Episcopal School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation or identity.