Landscape Maintenance

  1. Administration
  2. Automotive and Equipment Repair
  3. Facilities Services
  4. Project Development
  5. General Maintenance
  6. Custodial Services
  7. Landscaping Maintenance
  8. Mechanicals
  9. Recycling Coordination

Steve Prether, Manager of University Grounds

Steve came to Cedarville University as a full time groundskeeper in 2006. In the summer of 2016 he took the position of Manager of University Grounds. Steve is a graduate of Universal Technical Institute, Chicago and Greene County Career Center in automotive technology. He has his Class B drivers, forklift and spray licenses. He's certified with Utility Technologies International Corp to dig utilities such as gas lines, electric, phone, fiber and water. He is also a hydro seeder operator.

Steve oversees the landscape maintenance and improvement of over 300 acres (not including Cedarville's 70-80 acres of athletic fields). Steve supervises four full-time staff, 12 summer student workers, and 20 school-year student workers. Together they serve the University by installing new scenery and maintaining the current landscape.


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