Campus Maintenance

Graceland University is seeking a full-time, 12 month Campus Maintenance Person for the Lamoni, IA campus. This position is responsible for grounds maintenance, walks, road maintenance, equipment maintenance, deliveries, and office/event setup.   Applicant must have a positive outlook and be solution oriented.

The successful candidate will have a positive outlook and be solution oriented.  Minimum Qualifications: must have one year experience or education in horticulture or agriculture with associated experience in equipment maintenance.  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 ( 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: 641-784-5387.


Equal Opportunity Employment has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle at Graceland University, where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected characteristic by law. This policy applies to all policies and procedures relating to recruitment and hiring, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. Questions or concerns should be referred to the Human Resources Office.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. and complete employment eligibility verification paperwork.