Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: October 16, 2019

Organization: Lander University

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $20,500 – $ 21,500 annually


Minimum Requirements: Related experience operating general grounds equipment (mowers, hedge trimmers, edger's, etc.). A valid driver’s license and safe driving history are required. Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics.

Preferred Requirements: High school diploma or GED, previous grounds work experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of safety practices relevant to grounds keeping and ability to safely operate ordinary grounds care equipment, such as power trimmers, lawn mowers, edger's, chair; saws, hedge trimmers, and miscellaneous hand tools. Skills in the use of cleaning and equipment upkeep. Excellent communication skills. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds. 

Job Description:

Groundskeepers are responsible for maintenance of turf, trees, shrubs, and all other plantings on campus. Work to be done with riding mowers, push mowers, power trimmers, power clippers, and other power and hand tools and equipment. Responsible for preventive maintenance on assigned equipment. Responsible for maintaining a clean and safe campus environment.

Position Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week. 6:30am-4:00pm Mon.- Fri.
(University Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday)
Contact Name:
Jessica Partlow
Contact Phone Number: 864-388-8037
Contact Email:
Application Process:
Applications must be submitted online at Receipt of individual applications not acknowledged. See position status at (Lander University is a tobacco-free campus.) All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements.
Employer Address:

320 Stanley Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29649
United States