Gardener and Groundskeeper

Gardener

Responsibilities from one household to another may be very different depending on the formality level and employer’s lifestyle.

  • responsible for the maintenance of gardens, lawns, flowerbeds, flowers, trees and shrubs
  • oversees the work of contractors
  • orders supplies and equipment for the property
  • masters the use of insecticides, herbicides and chemicals as well as the use and maintenance of greenhouses.

Salary range: $30,000 to $50,000+ US/CAN
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Groundskeeper / Caretaker

Responsibilities from one household to another may be very different depending on the formality level and employer’s lifestyle.

  • performs heavy indoor and outdoor cleaning
  • ensures that generators and other heavy electrical equipment are functioning properly and takes care of gardening, automobile maintenance and care, trash and recycling duties, driving and pet care
  • may do painting, light carpentry and plumbing
  • may also assist housekeeper with heavier household duties, such as moving and lifting furniture
  • typically a live-in position

Salary range: $30,000 to $50,000+ US/CAN
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