Grounds Technician

Grounds Technician


Fayetteville Technical Community College
2201 Hull Road
Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone: 910-678-8400


College Pay Scale



Job Category

  • Technical/Paraprofessional

Application Period

Opens: Friday, October 9, 2020
Closes: Monday, November 2, 2020

Target Start Date

Friday, November 13, 2020

Expected Work Hours

Full Time

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

A.A.S. in Horticulture or related field. Extensive experience directly related to the position duties, well documented in the application packet, may be considered in lieu of the degree requirement.

Possess or be able to obtain a current NC Pesticide Applicator’s License. Must have a valid N.C. Driver’s license with good driving record. Ability to perform outdoor duties during inclement weather conditions. Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs. Reach with hands and arms, walk, crawl, stoop, and kneel or crouch on a day to day basis. Correct visual impairments to include: near and far sightedness, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and focus. Must have begun or completed the Hepatitis B Immunizations.

Preferred Qualifications

A.A.S. in Horticulture. Current NC Pesticide Applicator’s License. A valid N.C. Driver’s license with two (2) years of driving experience with no more than one (1) minor accident or violation in the past two (2) years.

Position Description

Announcement Summary

Fayetteville Technical Community College is seeking qualified applicants for this full-time position. The ability to perform a variety of skilled and semi-skilled landscape installations and grounds maintenance tasks relating to the upkeep and operation of the campus grounds is critical to experiencing success in this position. Applicants should demonstrate evidence of a career that includes flexibility and willingness to change, open mindedness, fairness and the ability to see multiple perspectives, and the willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth.


Operation of grounds maintenance equipment, application of pesticides and fertilizers, maintenance of brick sidewalks, installation and maintenance of irrigation systems, read landscape design blueprints, select and implement propagation programs, and other related duties as required.

How to Apply

For a complete list of vacancies and to apply, please visit our employment website.

Job Post Contact

FTCC-Human Resources