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Grounds Staff

By The Westmoor Club, Nantucket, Massachusetts,

JohnMills, 10 Westmoor Lane, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 02554, Telephone: 203.801.8070

The Westmoor Club, a field club located on Nantucket Island, MA is seeking 6 groundkeepers for the upcoming 2019 season.  Under the supervision of the Grounds Superintendent, the Groundskeeper participates in the maintenance of the tennis courts (Har-Tru and turf), croquet court, playing fields, event lawns, gardens, and hardscape within the 15 acre property.  The grounds crew member performs work involving the use of utility vehicles, rotary mowers, reel mowers, small engine equipment, gardening tools, and other grounds maintenance equipment.

Educational Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Possession of a valid drivers license
  • Prior grounds maintenance experience preferred
  • You may be required to complete online training courses prior to your first day of work in order for TWC to be compliant with OSHA

Experience Requirements

  • Knowledge of tools, methods, and materials used in grounds and landscape area maintenance work
  • Ability to safely and efficiency operate light motorized equipment
  • Uses equipment carefully and respectfully

Special Requirements

  • Effectively performs in a service environment
  • Meets the goals of the department on a consistent basis
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Works as a team player, is flexible and a self-starter
  • Demonstrates attention to detail to make TWC grounds special

Work is physically taxing and performed outdoors in all kinds of weather requiring:

  • Standing and/or walking for extended periods of time
  • Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction
  • Dexterity sufficient to manipulate objects with fingers
  • Basic agility for lifting and maneuvering large amounts of weight, 51-100 pounds
  • Communication skills using written or spoken word
  • Vision sufficient to see objects within normal parameters, peripherally and at a distance
  • A great deal of physical effort, often required to balance, stoop, crouch or crawl
  • Some degree of exposure to physical risk

Interested candidates must visit our website at www.thewestmoorclub.com and apply for the Groundskeeper position listed.

Job Benefits

  • Housing assigned by the club on property with wireless internet access may be provided at a cost of $125/week.  Bedding and linen will be provided.
  • Seasonal bus pass
  • Eligible for a discretionary appreciation bonus based on  voluntary member contributions.
  • 3 meals/day in season will be provided in our employee cafeteria at no cost
  • Uniforms will be provided at no cost

Date Job is Available


$24.83/hour (prevailing wage)

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