Worker, Grounds Crew (Multiple Openings)

Worker, Grounds Crew (Multiple Openings)


Guilford Technical Community College
601 East Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282
Phone: 336-334-4822

Job Location

Multiple Campuses


Commensurate with experience



Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Closes: Saturday, June 30, 2018

Target Start Date

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Educational & Certification Requirements:

* High school diploma, GED certificate or similar demonstration of basic academic skills.

* Possess NC Pesticide Applicator License or ability to obtain one within nine months of employment.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Professional Experience:

* 3 years grounds maintenance including mowing, trimming, edging, blowing, pruning, mulching, turf care, landscape installation, grounds equipment operation etc.

* Knowledge of grounds maintenance practices.

* Knowledge of grounds equipment operation, care, and maintenance.

* Skill in the operation of trucks, vans, and powered equipment.

* Ability to learn the care requirements of campus lawns, plants, and trees.

* Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with co-workers, staff, supervisors, students, and the general public.

* Ability to lift and carry heavy bulky objects up to 70 pounds.

* Ability to walk, kneel, stoop, and crawl.

* Ability to work at times other than scheduled hours, on call when necessary.

* Ability to work in inclement weather, i.e. snow and ice removal, storm damage, etc.

* Ability to take directions, follow instructions, and independently accomplish tasks with minimum supervision.

Preferred Qualifications

Educational & Certification Requirements:

* Diploma or Associate Degree in Turfgrass Management, Landscape Architecture, Horticulture, or related field preferred.

Position Description

The jobholder performs a variety of essential grounds maintenance activities at all GTCC campus locations providing a safe, attractive, and functional site for students, faculty, staff, and visitors.

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