Vance-Granville Community College
200 Community College Road
Henderson, NC 27536
Phone: 252-492-2061

Job Location

Henderson, NC


$2,253.33 - $3,400.80 Monthly


Full-Time State Benefits

Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, May 26, 2022
Closes: Monday, June 27, 2022

Target Start Date

Thursday, May 26, 2022

Expected Work Hours

Monday- Friday

Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or equivalent.  Valid driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience operating commercial mowers and trimmers and knowledge of fertilizer and chemical application.

Position Description

The Groundskeeper reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor and is responsible for maintaining attractive grounds.  The primary area of focus is Main, South, and Warren Campuses and occasional work at Franklin Campus.  

The following listing of essential job duties indicates the general nature and level of work required in this job.  This is not designed to be a comprehensive listing of all the activities, duties, or responsibilities that may be required in this job.  Individuals assigned to this job may be asked to perform other duties as required.  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.   Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job.

Essential Duties:

  • Maintain lawns to include mowing, trimming, edging, spraying for weeds, seeding, fertilizing, and watering.
  • Maintain trees, shrubs, and flowers to include fertilizing, weeding, trimming, pruning, spraying, mulching, and watering.
  • Remove debris from sidewalks, steps, walkways, bridges, and parking lots.
  • Remove snow from sidewalks, bridges, steps, and walkways.
  • Remove litter from grounds and empty exterior trash cans.
  • Blow, rake, and remove leaves.
  • Plant trees, shrubs, and flowers.
  • Service and repair grounds equipment.
  • Move and assemble furniture and equipment.
  • Remove and store surplus furniture and equipment.
  • Perform facility maintenance as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor and/or the Director of Plant Operations.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift up to 75 pounds. 
  • Ability to work from ladders or mechanical lifts 
  • Ablity to work in extreme weather conditions.  
  • Walking, standing, bending, kneeling, and repetitive movements.

How to Apply

Please apply on our school's website.

Apply Here

Job Post Contact

Kevin Tompkins