Kendall Whittier Main Street is looking for a part-time groundskeeper and landscaper to maintain and enhance the visual appeal of the Kendall Whittier historic district.

The groundskeeper will work an average of 20 hours a week throughout the summer months and into the fall. Hours will be reduced to roughly 10 hours a week in the winter.

Responsibilities and duties include developing a sustainable planting and beautification plan, including installing and planting 16 new Kendall Whittier planters; mowing, edging and maintaining the Whittier Square parking lot and other areas; clearing trash and debris from streets and sidewalks; planting, watering, trimming and maintaining flower beds, trees and crepe myrtles; and weed and graffiti removal.

An ideal candidate would have an Associate’s Degree or higher in landscape architecture, landscape design, horticulture, or similar field or 1-3 years employment as a groundskeeper or landscaper.

Candidates must be self-motivated and reliable with a strong worth ethic. Compensation is based on experience.

Kendall Whittier Main Street is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that inspires the ongoing revitalization and growth of a historic and cultural neighborhood in Tulsa, striving to transform it back to a thriving, walkable commercial district.

Interested applicants should submit a resume and three references to Jessica Jackson Seay at or drop it off at 2205 E. Admiral Blvd. The position will remain open until filled.

More details on the position can be found here.

KWMS is a 2020 Great American Main Street Award winner and an Oklahoma Certified Cultural District.


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2020 Great American Main Street Award Semifinalist







Certified Oklahoma Cultural District
Oklahoma Main Street
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