Groundskeepers are also sometimes called gardeners or property custodians.   Their work are mostly on cleaning outdoor areas such as parks, gardens, cemeteries, sports fields and others.  Groundskeepers also tend surrounding plants, flowers and trees that are found in the landscape.  They ensure that their area of responsibility is in clean and in good condition.  They also make sure that the layout and design of the landscape are in top shape so that visitors may use the areas safely and pleasantly.

Groundskeeper Resume Template

Mandy Manson

5734 Rainbow County

Minneapolis, 76889

Phone: (878) 908-909


Energetic and responsible person seeking for a position as Groundskeeper in a park.

Summary of Qualification

  • With good abilities in ground maintenance and cleanliness
  • Knowledgeable in safety standards and precautions in using pesticides and herbicides
  • Can operate machine and equipment such as mowers, tractors, and hand or power tools
  • Highly responsible and can follow orders immediately
  • With excellent health condition and the ability to work in groups with other employees

Career Experience/Job History

2008 – 2011: Groundskeeper, Camp Allen

  • Uprooted shrubs, weeds and unwanted plants from the camp’s flower garden
  • Cleaned and watered lawns
  • Used water pumps to clean cement grounds and repainted road signs
  • Assisted in the landscaping of the yard in the director’s office
  • Acquired plants and herbs for the camp needed for the herb gardens
  • Grew and harvested fruits from the camp’s orchard

2004-2008: Groundskeeper, CISCO

  • Cleaned and maintained the main lobby and offices of the company
  • Planted flowers and shrubs in the lawns and along the sidewalks
  • Cut and transplanted trees and shrubs


1998-2002:  High School Diploma, Rainbow County High School

2004: Licensed and Certified Public Pesticide Operator

Professional reference will be furnished upon request