Grounds Maintenance Supervisor

Graceland University is seeking a full-time, 12-month Grounds Maintenance Supervisor for the Lamoni, IA campus. This position will lead the team that is responsible for all grounds and landscaping maintenance, including supervision of full-time, part-time and student work staff.  Applicant must have a positive outlook and be solution oriented.

Minimum Qualifications: must have five years’ experience or education in horticulture or agriculture with associated experience in equipment maintenance.  Experience maintaining athletic fields preferred.  Experience with landscape design and implementation preferred.  Pesticide Applicator Certification desirable or ability to pass exam.  Must have valid driver’s license.  Knowledge in equipment operation required.  Must be able to routinely lift 100+ pounds and be able to work in all weather conditions including heights and inclement weather.  Some overtime required and must be accessible “on call”.

Application procedure:  fill out application online ( or in person:  Graceland University, Human Resources Office, Patroness Hall Room 102, 1 University Place, Lamoni, IA  50140.  Fax: 641-784-5033; email:  Phone inquiries to: 641-784-5447.