Lead Landscape and Sports Turf Manager/Supervisor

Thursday, December 20, 2018 10:30 AM | Charissa Sharkey (Administrator)

Responsible for the management of the Campus Grounds landscape, ornamental trees, flower beds athletic fields and sports turf.  Performs all aspects of landscape and athletic field maintenance work.  Uses ladders, lifts, and hand power tools, such as lawnmowers, trimmers, blowers, chainsaws, and heavy equipment.  Works in collaboration with School Athletic Director. 

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Campus Grounds and Maintenance:  

  • Maintains grounds in clean and orderly manner including mowing, trimming, weeding, aerating and fertilizing lawns; operates grounds maintenance equipment; replaces plants as needed; sets sprinklers; replaces broken sprinkler heads; adjusts automatic time clocks and system pressure if necessary; maintains grounds maintenance equipment; trims tree branches that create hazardous situations; works with third party landscaping and tree specialists.
  • Ensures common grounds are maintained in a meticulous manner.  Provides direction and support to grounds staff including part time staff, summer workers and third party independent contractors.  Assists in preparation of annual Landscape & Campus Grounds budget.
  • Provides general maintenance and snow removal support under the direction of the Maintenance Crew Supervisor.  Available for “on call” duties on a rotating basis.  

This position required 5 to 10 years of experience in landscape management, including hands on experience in planning, design and maintenance of sports turf.   Professional Turf Management Certificate preferred.  Experience with fertilization, aeration, and the application of pesticides, insecticides, or fungicides is strongly preferred. 

Brewster Academy is an academically challenging and intellectually diverse college preparatory community that nurtures curiosity, confidence, collaboration, and character in preparation for lives of meaning and accomplishment. Learn more about Brewster Academy at www.brewsteracademy.org

Interested candidates should submit a resume to Maryann Biedak, Human Director at mbiedak@brewsteracademy.org or mail to 80 Academy Drive, Wolfeboro, NH 03894

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