Groundskeeper

Graceland University is seeking a full-time, 12 month Groundskeeper for the Lamoni, IA campus. This position is responsible for grounds maintenance.   Applicant must have a positive outlook and be solution oriented.

Minimum Qualifications: must have one year experience or education in horticulture or agriculture.  Experience maintaining athletic fields preferred.  Pesticide Applicator Certification desirable or ability to pass exam.  Must have valid driver’s license with preference given to the holder of a CDL.  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 (www.graceland.edu/employment) or in person:  Graceland University, Human Resources Office, Patroness Hall Room 115, 1 University Place, Lamoni, IA  50140.  Fax: 641-784-5033; email: personnel@graceland.edu.  Phone inquiries to: 641-784-5447.