Grounds Maintenance Manager

Job Summary: Do you love working outdoors? Our client in St. Clair County is looking for a Grounds Maintenance Manager to join their team. Our client has been in business of over 20 years providing reliable and excellent lawn care/landscaping service to residential and commercial customers. The responsibilities of the Ground Maintenance Manager include but are not limited to:

  • Scheduling mowing crews, lawn care technicians and manage up to 30 employees during daily operations in grounds maintenance, lawn care and utilities.
  • Excellent customer care ensuring that their needs have been completed to their satisfaction.
  • Maintains positive, responsive and flexible attitude to all customers.
  • Inspects site and advises crews efficiencies and schedule processes.
  • Assign tasks to crew members and ensure that work is completed properly.
  • Trains crew members to do job effectively.
  • Evaluate the performance of the crew.
  • Always maintain and promote safe working conditions.
  • Maintain all jobs to bid specifications.
  • Assist Irrigation Technician and Sales in monitoring all Irrigation Controllers.

Location: St. Clair County, IL 
Position type: Full Time, Evaluation/Direct Hire 
Pay: Up to $60,000/yr, BOE
Benefits provide by Client (once hired on): The offers a competitive benefits package including Health Insurance


  • High school diploma/horticulture degree or bachelor’s degree in Management
  • 2 or more years of experience in grounds maintenance or landscaping industry
  • Specialized knowledge in horticulture, Lawn Care a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft software: Microsoft Office and Google Drive
  • Ability to plan routes, to multitask, and effectively organize daily operations
  • Self-motivator and positive attitude
  • Ability to lift up to 60 pounds

How To Apply: Submit a completed application to the Fairview Heights location at or email your resume to

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