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Join Our Team. 

Valencia College  is now hiring a Part-time Groundskeeper to join the Grounds Maintenance team.

In this role you will be responsible for performing landscape and hardscape maintenance duties using the proper equipment, supplies and horticultural procedures so that the campus maintains an aesthetically pleasing and safe condition at all times.

 

There are plenty of places to find employment, but at Valencia College, you'll find fulfillment.

If you want to play a role in shaping the future of students at one of the largest community colleges in Florida, recognized as one of “The Great Colleges to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, and the inaugural winner of the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, take the first steps by completing and submitting an online application for this position.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A high school diploma or GED [required]
  • A valid driver’s license [required]. Must be able to acquire a State of Florida Driver’s License within sixty (60) days of hire, if current license is from out of state.
  •  A minimum of one year prior experience in the use of hand and power equipment, mowers, etc. in the maintenance of Central Florida landscapes
  • Experience in multi-location landscape maintenance, involving working with an open flatbed trailer, loading and securing equipment, and time management 
  • A demonstrated commitment to equity and inclusion.

    To view the complete job description for this role, click here.

    Valencia’s Total Rewards package, features:

    • Flexible work schedule
    • Access to Florida retirement membership *see details
    • Free Lynx bus transportation
    • Discount on Valencia Arts and Entertainment Events and so much more

    Moreover, we believe you will appreciate the commitment to work-life balance plus the inspiring, motivating, and teamwork-oriented environment that we enjoy every day.

    Location:

     Kissimmee, FL 34744 - Osceola Campus

    Valencia College has campuses conveniently located throughout Central Florida that are accessible by local freeways, expressways and surface streets. But the convenient commute is just part of the appeal.

    As one of the fastest growing cities in America, Orlando offers just the right mix of laid-back Florida lifestyle and the amenities of a big city, making it a great place to live and work.

    Department: Grounds Maintenance

    Salary: $12.38 per hour

    Work Hours: 5 AM - 1:30 PM Monday-Friday (this may vary)

    Closing Date: March 4, 2020 at 7pm EST.

    If this opportunity sounds inspiring, please complete and submit an online application along with a cover letter and resume to be considered for this position.

    EOE M/F/Vets/Disabled