Peru State College
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Support Staff Employment Opportunities
Grounds Supervisor




Start Date :
Application review begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.



Salary $35,000 - $38,000 DOE/Q.  Excellent benefits package.


Minimum 2 years supervisory experience and experience in landscaping and grounds maintenance or related field. Knowledge of the operation, maintenance, and minor repair of tractors, cultivators, edgers, and power lawn mowers and accuracy in developing and maintaining an efficient and workable landscaping program required.  Current Nebraska Applicator license and extensive tree experience strongly preferred.


Duties include, but are not limited to, providing supervision, planning, and assigning work for all assigned outside areas of the campus.  Under the direction and leadership of the Campus Services Director, the Grounds Supervisor will plan, schedule, assign, and supervise the landscaping, mowing, trimming, seeding, weeding, cultivating, clean-up and general care of the grounds. Will also plan and supervise cultivation, pruning, spraying, and planting of a large variety of shrubs and trees. Will prepare working sketches for the development, improvement, or expansion of landscaped areas, prepare requisitions, and distribute materials and equipment for grounds maintenance work. Will plan and supervise snow and ice control. This is a working supervisor position. The Grounds Supervisor will perform grounds maintenance duties in addition to providing supervision.



Application Procedure:

Employment Application (pdf)


Send the following:

  1. the completed application
  2. letter of interest
  3. resume
  4. contact information for 3 current references (name, address, telephone number and email)


Human Resources

Peru State College

PO Box 10

Peru, NE 68421-0010.


Peru State College’s “Campus of a Thousand Oaks,” an arboretum campus, is nestled in historic southeast Nebraska. The state’s first and fastest-growing college, Peru State offers a unique mix of innovative online and traditional classroom undergraduate and graduate programs, including online graduate degrees in education and organizational management.  Member institution of the Nebraska State College System.


Peru State College is an equal opportunity institution.  PSC does not discriminate against any student, employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, or age in employment and education opportunities, including but not limited to admission decisions.  The College has designated an individual to coordinate the College’s nondiscrimination efforts to comply with regulations implementing Title VI, VII, IX, and Section 504.  Inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies and practices may be directed to Eulanda Cade, Director of Human Resources, Title VI, VII, IX Compliance Coordinator, Peru State College, PO Box 10, Peru, NE 68421-0010, (402) 872-2230.