Richmond Community College
1042 West Hamlet Avenue
Hamlet, NC 28345
Phone: 910-410-1700

Job Location

1042 W Hamlet Ave, Hamlet, North Carolina


$31,200.00 - $37,307.00 Annually


NC State Benefits

Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Friday, October 1, 2021
Closes: Sunday, October 31, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, November 1, 2021

Expected Work Hours

Monday - Friday

Reports to


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Position Qualifications:
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Ability to read and follow written and oral instructions. Ability to repair and maintain equipment. Demonstrated ability to care for plants and grounds.
Minimum Education and Experience:
A High school diploma/equivalent plus two years of experience in grounds maintenance required. Must possess valid NC driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications

NCDA applicators license preferred.

Position Description

General Description:  The Groundskeeper, under the supervision of the Horticulturist, is responsible for performing routine tasks in the upkeep of grounds and related equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Position:

  1. Apply fertilizer, lime, insecticides, and herbicides as directed by the Horticulturist.
  2. Maintain mowers and tractors in good operating condition and maintain routine service records for equipment.
  3. Mow grass and prune plants as needed.
  4. Monitor inventories of supplies, parts, and other items needed to perform job duties.
  5. Assist other Maintenance Department workers as needed.
  6. Other duties.  (Willingness to accept and fulfill additional assignments.)

How to Apply

Application Process: To apply for a vacant position, complete the Richmond Community College application and submit it with photocopies or unofficial copies of your College transcripts. For positions where a high school diploma or equivalent is the highest required degree, then proof of high school/equivalency is required. Application and review process can be found on the RCC website. No action will be taken on submission of a resume or letter of interest only. Incomplete files will not be considered.
Methods to submit an application:

  • Online submission at
  • In person: 1042 W. Hamlet Avenue, Hamlet, NC, DeWitt Building, 2nd floor.

Position Available: Immediately. Application review begins Immediately. To apply: submit the RCC Application and unofficial copies of transcripts. Incomplete packets will not be considered. Successful applicant must pass a complete background check. 
Salary:  RCC Salary Level 3. Starting range, $31,200 - $37,307, commensurate with experience.

Location:        Main Campus                                        
Contact:         Human Resources
                        Richmond Community College
                        PO Box 1189, Hamlet, NC 28345                                              
                        Phone: (910) 410-1804
                        Fax: (910) 582-7028
                        E-mail:                              Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Post Contact

Human Resources Director

Richmond Community College

P O Box 1189

Hamlet NC 28379

P (910) 410-1804

F (910) 582-7028