Whether you are a student looking for summer employment, someone looking for a part-time job, or wanting to start a career on the ground level, we have a variety of opportunites for you. The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George's County Department of Parks and Recreation has maintenance positions to include functions such as custodial, general grounds maintenance, athletic field maintenance, landscaping, event technicians, and trades helpers.
Types of Park Maintenance Jobs Available
Custodial: Northern, Central, and Southern areas are looking for responsible individuals to assist our custodial teams in cleaning the community centers, recreation centers, and comfort stations. Generally, the working hours are 4:00 am to 12:45 pm and can be one of three different shifts; Sunday-Thursday, Monday-Friday or Tuesday-Saturday. Experience with custodial activities including restroom maintenance and wood, vinyl and carpet floor care are a plus.
Grounds Maintenance: All of our worksite locations seek self-starters working in a team environment to assist the ground maintenance crews with activities such as trash removal, mowing, athletic field maintenance, playground maintenance, event set-ups, and light trades activities (i.e., painting and carpentry). Generally, the working hours are 6:15 am to 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday. There are some shifts that require weekend work. Experiences in any of the activities mentioned above are a plus.
Trades Helper: Randall Farm and the Northern, Central, and Southern areas seek experienced individuals to assist the various trade shops staff with activities such as painting, carpentry, welding, plumbing, auto mechanics, and HVACR. Working hours are generally 6:15 am to 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
Landscaping/Greenhouse: Randall Farm Facility seeks energetic individuals to assist the landscaping crews with maintaining landscaping planting sites thoroughout the county and to assist the greenhouse staff with greenhouse operations. Working hours are generally 6:30 am to 3:15 pm, Monday-Friday. Experience in planting and cultivating shrubbery and annuals a plus.
These positions are seasonal and do not include a benefits package. Salaries are based on experience. A complete background investigation will be conducted prior to hire.
Work may be indoors or outdoors.
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission - 19 months ago