yardman

noun yard·man \ ˈyärd-mən , -ˌman \

Definition of yardman

1 :a person employed to do outdoor work (such as mowing lawns)
2 :a person who works in the yard of a commercial establishment; especially :one who supervises the handling of building materials in a lumberyard
3 :a railroad hand employed in yard service

First Known Use of yardman

circa 1825


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