Grounds Maintenance Worker (Part Time) - Willow Metropark

SALARY RANGE: $9.25 per hour (600 hours maximum per season). A .60 cent per hour bonus is paid at the end of the season if specific availability criteria are met.

Candidates must be 18 years of age or older and must have a valid driver's license

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Work activities in this position primarily involve the maintenance of park grounds.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES: The list below is intended to describe the general nature of duties only. Employee shall perform other duties as assigned.

* Performs grounds maintenance around the beach areas.

* Empties trash barrels.

* Picks up litter using a prod or by hand.

* Maintains and weeds flower beds.

* Cleans buildings and restrooms.

TOOLS & EQUIPMENT USED: Requires the frequent use of hand tools used for raking, digging, pruning, leveling, repair of irrigation systems; custodial tools such as brooms, mops, toilet plungers; landscape equipment consisting of large mowers, small tractors, groomers and snow blowers; basic construction tools such as hammers, saws, tape measures, carpenter square. Miscellaneous hand and power tools used for turf maintenance, carpentry, painting, plumbing, electrical, and cement finishing work. Less use of personal computer, word processing, phone, radio, calculator and copy machine.

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