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Resort Groundskeeping Supervisor

Petoskey KOA (PKO)



Are you a maintenance professional who is looking lead a team and take your career to the next level? Join our team at Sun RV Resorts and help us build something special! We are looking for a Resort Groundskeeping Supervisor to oversee a team performing grounds maintenance at one of our resorts.


As a Resort Groundskeeping Supervisor you'll be responsible for supervising the upkeep of resort grounds, facilities, streets, equipment, and utility systems at an individual property. You'll supervise and oversee a team of Resort Groundskeepers, and ensure residents and guests receive quality customer service.


  1. Follow-up on work assignments to ensure efficient, thorough completion of assigned work orders.
  2. Oversee and assist groundskeeping team with upkeep of all aspects of grounds such as lawns, pools, streets, curbs, and gardening/landscaping; ensure trash and debris is picked up from common areas and streets on a daily basis, and common area trash containers are emptied as needed.
  3. Ensure lawns are manicured appropriately; regularly treat weeds for weed control, weed whip, rake leaves, plant flowers and shrubs, spread mulch/woodchips/stones, trim shrubs and hedges, cut and remove tree limbs damaged by adverse weather conditions, and perform other lawn care services as necessary.
  4. Inspect irrigation system regularly to ensure it’s working properly; repair as needed.
  5. Coordinate team member selection, training, scheduling and development of direct reports and ensure all team members comply with appropriate policies and procedures.
  6. Prioritize and resolve resort service requests, including maintaining records of types and frequency of service requests received.
  7. Ensure staff is performing duties in a safe manner, adhering to all safety procedures and properly using safety equipment.
  8. Perform water testing and other maintenance duties related to a well-water system or on-site water meters, if applicable.  Ensure water samples are taken on a regular basis.
  9. Maintain vehicle/equipment maintenance logs and ensure proper maintenance of resort vehicles.
  10. Ensure safe storage of hazardous chemicals and/or equipment.
  11. Prepare all maintenance-related logs in accordance with the Operations Manual.
  12. Issue resident rule reminders and violation notices and follow-up as needed.
  13. Other duties as assigned.


  • High School Education (some HS education required)
  • Minimum of 2 years groundskeeping experience, preferably in the resort industry
  • Previous supervisory experience, preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Knowledge of general grounds maintenance techniques
  • Ability to endure seasonal temperatures as working conditions require constant outdoor work
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Proficient in operating various hand tools, power equipment and commercial machinery
  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Ability to lift at least 25 pounds
  • Basic computer proficiency including the ability to use email and internet


At Sun RV Resorts, you will be part of an industry-leading organization where you will be challenged, inspired, rewarded and transformed. We place a high priority on our team members, and this is a big part of what sets us apart. We will ask you to give us your very best every day, and will challenge you with interesting work, stretch assignments, a collaborative and supportive work environment and plenty of learning and growth. In exchange, we will reward you with an award-winning work environment and awesome perks!

  • Online access to view and update personal information, review paystubs, annual W2s, and more
  • Participation in company-wide SunRewards program
  • Team Member Perks & Benefits Program with hundreds of discounts on things like mobile phone service, travel, retail, and more
  • Access to hundreds of online learning modules via Sun University
  • Vacation RV site rent discounts at SunRV Resorts nationwide

Petoskey, MI, US

Employment Type:  Regular
Classification:  Full Time
Job Reference:  81352

Nearest Major Market: Northern Michigan

Job Segment: Manager, Agribusiness, Agricultural, Agronomy, Management, Agriculture

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