Environmental Services / Maintenance / Facilities

Environmental services include a range of careers in older adult communities, such as groundskeepers, janitors, and housekeepers.

  • Education needed: on-the-job training — but formal education is needed to advance in the field
  • Salary: $25,000-$81,000
  • Similar careers: florist, beautician, pest control specialist
  • Job outlook: above-average growth

Learn more about this job from professionals in the field:

Amadu Kamara, Facilities Management, Goodwin House 

Jennifer Porr, Environmental Services Manager, Cypress Cove at Health Park Florida

Jay Rohrbach, Senior Administrator of Facilities, Cross Keys Village