FS: Grounds Keeper (S9755C)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

The Grounds Keepers will help maintain the appearance and safety of the Bates College campus.

Specific responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

The Basics

Department: Facility Services
Supervisor: John Griffiths
Office Location: 147 Russell Street
Email: jgriffit
Pay Grade: C
Hours: 12-15
Workers: 2

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities


A training session for Grounds Keepers will be provided.


All Grounds Keepers report to the Grounds Supervisor and work closely with other student Grounds Keepers.


Grounds Keepers work outside in all types of weather conditions. They must be able to lift and carry items weighing up to 60lbs for short distances. They will also often use motorized grounds equipment (i.e. lawn mowers).