Landscaping Crew Member

Landscaping Crew Member


Cape Fear Community College
411 North Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone: 910-362-7000

Job Location

Multiple Campuses


$2,600 Monthly


FT Benefits

Job Category

  • Service/Maintenance

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Closes: Thursday, May 6, 2021

Target Start Date

Monday, May 10, 2021

Expected Work Hours


Employment Type


Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Education/Training:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Minimum Experience:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Three (3) years of landscape maintenance experience
  • Valid NC driver’s license with driving record that is within the parameters set by the college.


Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Education/Training, Experience, Skills:

  • NC Turf and Ornamental Pesticide License


Position Description

Position Description

Landscape crew is responsible for the overall maintenance and improvements of all CFCC outdoor areas including turf, plant beds, shrubbery and trees, parking decks, sidewalks etc.

  • Receives general supervision from the Coordinator, Landscaping
  • Exercises no supervision.



Duties & Responsibilities (Essential Functions)


Essential and other important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:Essential Functions:

  • Performs skilled grounds maintenance to include new installations, edging, mowing, pruning, general manicuring
  • of all College grounds, parking lot maintenance, trash pick-up and other duties as determined by    supervisor or administration.
  • Must follow all safety rules and guidelines. Responsible for monitoring all working areas for pedestrians and potential safety hazards.
  • Must be able to operate a Truck with enclosed trailer when needed.
  • Must be able to operate all tools associated with landscaping including zero turn mowers, edger, runners, trimmers, blowers, chainsaws and any other tool needed to finish jobs in a quality professional manner.

Other Important Functions:

  • Perform other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.




Knowledge of:

  • Knowledge of local plants and turf types and their growth habits.
  • Basic knowledge of irrigation.
  • Knowledge of all landscape tools and equipment both large and small that could be required to perform professional quality landscape maintenance.

Ability To:

  • Establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
  • Interpret and apply CFCC goals, objectives, policies, procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Communicate concisely & respectfully, both orally and in writing.
  • Maintain effective audio-visual discrimination and perception needed for:
    1. Making observations
    2. Reading and writing
    3. Communicating with others
    4. Operating assigned equipment
    5. Handling varied tasks simultaneously
  • Maintain physical condition appropriate to the performance of assigned duties and responsibilities, which may include the following:
    1. Standing or sitting for extended periods of time
    2. Operating assigned equipment
    3. Handling varied tasks simultaneously 
    4. Bending, stooping, climbing, or lifting up to 50 pounds
  • Maintain mental capacity, which allow the capability of:
    1. Making sound decisions
    2. Responding to questions
    3. Demonstrating intellectual capabilities

Job Post Contact

Anne W. Smith
Director of Human Resources
Cape Fear Community College
411 N. Front Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone: 910-362-7028