Job Details
Lane College - Jackson, TN
Full Time
High School

POSITION:                 GroundsKeeper

DEPARTMENT:          Physical Plant

REPORTS TO:            Director of Physical Plant

CLASSIFICATION:      Non-exempt



JOB SUMMARY: Must have a good work ethic and positive attitude. The groundskeeper is responsible for the upkeep of the grounds, amenities, building exteriors/interiors, parking lots, and other community buildings.


  • Work independently.
  • Pick up trash on the property and in common areas, which includes but is not limited to, driveways, parking lots, curbs, trash receptacles, and any other community areas.
  • Work outdoors in a variety of temperatures and/or weather conditions
  • Walk, bend, lift for an extended periods of time
  • Daily walk the grounds; clean and maintain common areas.
  • Perform assigned grounds and maintenance tasks in an organized and timely manner.
  • All other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Ability to use hand tools.
  • Ability to follow instructions.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Must be physically able to climb ladders, bend, and crawl into awkward spaces.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds at a time.
  • Prolonged periods of standing, walking and/or working outdoors.


This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.