Seasonal Laborer
County of Henrico Department of Recreation and Parks (Park Services Division) 69 reviews - Glen Allen, VA
Part-time, Temporary

This job posting is no longer available on Henrico County, Virginia. Find similar jobs:Seasonal Laborer jobs

Closing Date: This position closes on Monday, April 7, 2014.

Performs manual labor requiring little or no special training and little or no experience; does related work as required.

Essential Duties

General knowledge of a variety of maintenance and manual tasks; willingness to perform routine manual work; stamina; ability to understand and follow simple oral and written instructions; and physical conditioning that permits such activities as heavy lifting, bending, stooping and working under adverse temperatures and/or weather conditions.

Part-time seasonal positions are available in the following areas:

Sports Fields - Duties include mowing operations including weed-eating, operation of reel and rotary mowers, turf equipment (sod cutter, spreader, and edger), multi-use vehicles for turf projects, irrigation repair, seed and fertilizer applications, topdressing, and athletic field renovation projects. Other duties include ball field maintenance of pitching mounds, batter's boxes, field marking and all other infield care responsibilities.

Ground Services - Duties include mowing, landscaping and maintenance of playgrounds, BMP's and ponds located on Recreation & Parks properties.

Trades - Duties include small engine repair; maintenance and repair of buildings, structures, playground equipment, and painting.

Resource Services - Duties include support for special events hosted throughout the county (setup and breakdown of tents, stages, tables, chairs, etc.) and trimming of trees and foliage.

Minimum Qualifications

Completion of grade school, and preferably some heavy manual labor experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

Additional Information

A criminal history record check and fingerprinting is conducted on all persons conditionally offered employment, including a conditional offer of initial employment, or a conditional offer to promote, demote, or laterally transfer an employee.

Ability to work a flexible work schedule to meet department needs is required. Employment opportunities for this position may be available throughout the Division in multiple areas and/or locations.

Positions require possession of a valid driver's license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia and proof of safe driving record.

About this company
69 reviews
Henrico Schools are well known throughout not only the region and state but also the nation. The school division is equipped with the...