The City of Lenexa, Kansas, a leader in the delivery of public service, is a growing, dynamic and progressive city due in large measure to its commitment to quality growth as a “planned community” in partnership with its citizens. Lenexa has a diverse population of approximately 50,000, with a similar number of people coming into the city each day for their jobs. Encompassing 34.40 square miles of land, Lenexa is located in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area, and was ranked 26 of CNNMoney.com 100 Best Small Towns to Live. Recently the City was named as one of Kansas City's healthiest employers by the Kansas City Business Journal! City of Lenexa employees are dedicated to providing exceptional public service to the community. We value integrity, service, teamwork, dedication, vision and employees who care.
Applications are being accepted for Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker in our Landscape Division of the Parks and Recreation department. The Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker in the Landscape Division is responsible for maintaining all the landscape in the City. Duties include pruning and trimming hedges by using electric clippers, sod cutters chain saws and pruning saws. Other duties include using hand shovels, rakes, brush trimmers or axes to maintain the landscape in the City. These are temporary, seasonal positions. This position assists with snow removal duties as well. Work is performed independently and requires good individual judgment and work ethic to obtain desired results.
REQUIREMENTS: High School diploma or GED. Must have a valid drivers’ license with good driving record. Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of physical, drug screen and background investigation. Starting salary is $12.25 to $16.77 per hour depending on qualifications. Benefits include 30 hours of paid leave after 30 days of employment.
TO APPLY for the above position please continue and complete the following application. Be sure to attach your resume reflecting any work history you may have during the past 10 years. For best consideration apply immediately as applications are accepted until filled.