Groundskeeper - Maintenance Department

Position Information

Chowan University seeks applications for the position of Groundskeeper in our Maintenance Department.  The successful candidate will report directly to the Director of Grounds Operations.  Applicants must be dependable, self-motivated, team-oriented and familiar with outside lawn and landscaping equipment.  Successful candidate must also be physically capable of working outdoors in all types of weather and lifting a minimum of fifty pounds.

Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license with a clear motor vehicle record.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, mowing, landscaping, pruning of shrubs, trees, and flowers, and set-ups for special events.  Also it will be beneficial if the applicant has some general maintenance background as well. High school diploma or GED required.  Successful candidate will be eligible for full benefits consistent with the eligibility requirements defined in each benefit plan description.    Chowan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, genetic information or age in its programs and activities.

Interested applicants should send a letter of interest and resume to