Building / Facilities
Job Type:
Education Required:
High school diploma / GED
Experience Required:
2-5 years
Job Description

The Vision of Willow Creek Community Church is to be a biblically functional community of believers so Christ’s redemptive purposes can be accomplished in the world. 

As the Grounds Technician you’ll ensure our grounds are ready to host our guests so they can focus on learning about and growing their relationship with God in community. You’ll perform landscape maintenance including mowing, trimming, edging, pruning, weed spraying, bed maintenance, etc and landscape construction. During snow events, you’ll work with the snow removal team to shovel and plow the parking lots and sidewalks (including some evenings and weekends). In addition, you’ll help clean and care for fleet vehicles and Grounds equipment. A majority of the work will be at the South Barrington campus, but there will be work at the other Willow Creek campuses as well.



  • Perform landscape maintenance and landscape construction operations
  • Assist with snow removal operations
  • Ensure the fleet vehicles and grounds equipment are clean and well maintained
  • Assist with special building projects and special events
  • Assist with volunteer workdays (typically monthly on Saturday mornings/afternoons), special building projects and special events across WCCC campuses. 


Ensuring Willow Creek Community Church has a beautiful and safe campus for our guests



Skills & Competencies

  • General understanding across landscaping maintenance and construction
  • Working knowledge of landscaping tools and equipment
  • Knowledge in plant identification
  • Flexibility in work schedule and start times
  • Ability to quickly learn tasks across landscape maintenance and construction
  • Strong teamwork skills

Personal Characteristics

  • Collaborative
  • Learner
  • Flexibility

Education & Experience

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 2 - 4 years work experience in landscape maintenance and/or construction

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