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Grounds Technician

Blount Partnership

Blount Partnership

bristol, tn, usa
Posted on Thursday, September 7, 2023

The Grounds Technician is responsible for ensuring optimal guest experience by maintaining all outdoor grounds areas.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Interact with guests accordingly
  • Perform daily tasks at verandas, pool, tennis courts, boathouse, bonfire circle, kitchen, and service center
  • Manicure lawn areas, landscape plants, and mulched areas
  • Fertilize lawn areas and landscape plants
  • Water plant material as necessary
  • Remove debris from paved surfaces
  • Leaf and snow removal
  • Perform manual and chemical weed control
  • Maintain and construct hiking trails
  • Maintain all equipment
  • Perform landscape installations
  • Operate a tractor and be able to use bush hog, tiller, box blade, and other assorted tractor implements
  • Winter road maintenance


Must comply with all company policies and procedures.

Regular and consistent attendance is required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Must be able to work well with other Team Members, Managers, and interact with our guests.



  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 1-2 years of experience in outdoor lawn care or landscaping
  • Valid drivers license


  • Must be able to effectively communicate with other team members, guests, and managers


  • Basic knowledge and understanding of math


  • Must be able to exercise judgment and make decisions based on job knowledge and awareness of company goals


  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Must be able to be on feet for an extended period
  • Must be able to walk several miles of hiking trails
  • Must be able to operate a company vehicle or golf cart safely


  • 5,200 acres of Blackberry Mountain property


Job Requirements


Blackberry Farm and Blackberry Mountain are joined together with our core belief that our teams are at the heart of all we do. At Blackberry, we see ourselves as family, focused on our 18 foundations uniting us in our mission to support Legendary Hospitality, Memorable Experiences, and Generational Sustainability.


Blackberry Mountain provides a world-class hospitality experience for our guests. Our attention to every detail, impeccable service, unique activity offerings, and outstanding cuisine has helped Blackberry Mountain earn its pedigree as one of the most celebrated small luxury resorts in the world.


For immediate application and interview, please feel free to stop by our Staffing and Support Office located at 108 W. Church Ave. Maryville, TN 37801 between the hours of 9 am and 4 pm, Monday- Friday. Please bring your resume or your employment history.


Blackberry Mountain is an Equal Opportunity Employer.