Title: Head Grounds Manager 

Department: Agriculture and Production

Employment Status: Full-time

Summary

New Kent Winery is currently seeking qualified candidates to fill an open position in the Agriculture and Production Departments.  Seeking an individual with good problem solving skills and attention to detail, ability to work alone or with others, to complete tasks in a timely fashion. Perform routine maintenance of grounds, focusing on the landscape around buildings along with vineyard and fieldwork when necessary.


Tasks Include:

  • Execute all Management of Manicured Grounds
    • Landscaping
    • Event Spaces
  • Landscape pruning/Maintenance
  • Turf Management 
    • Mowing
    • Edging 
    • Weed Control
  • Fertilizing Application both gardens and turf
  • Disease Identification and Control
    • Application of Chemicals
  • Supervise Crews on all Tasks when assigned
  • Assist in year round Vineyard Management when needed 
  • Assist in Wine Production
  • Schedule and Preform Equipment Maintenance 

Education & Qualifications

  • 18 years old
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Commercial Landscape Experience Required
  • Previous Experience Operating a Walk-behind Mower
  • Pesticide License Preferred but not required

Compensation

  • Compensation: Based upon experience
  • Paid Vacation

Interested Candidates, Please Contact Jake Dombroski at jake@newkentwinery.com