Grounds Technician

Grounds Technician


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


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Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, July 27, 2023
Closes: Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Target Start Date

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Expected Work Hours

8am-5pm M-F

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

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.

Job Post Contact

Gail Davis