"Grounds Services supports the mission of Messiah College and strives to provide service to the community through proper stewardship of the campus environment, making it safe, functional and beautiful. Through co-operative teamwork, we provide quality customer service and hospitality for outdoor activities and projects."
The Grounds Services department is responsible for the care of 475 acres of land. This land is made up of developed and undeveloped land, landscaped areas around buildings, green space, athletic fields, outlying fields and satellite properties. The department utilizes a zonal maintenance system by assigning specific zones to crew leaders. The campus is divided into 5 distinct zones of care. Additional assignments are: sports turf crew leader, grounds mechanic, and herbaceous plant specialist.
Weekly routine maintenance of grounds to include mowing, weed whipping, landscaping, tree care, fall leaf clean up, snow removal and grounds waste recycling program.
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
One College Avenue Suite 3001
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055