These temporary part time positions have a starting salary of $9.75/hr.
Candidates may be placed in any of the following positions within the Urban Parks Division.
Works in a seasonal capacity for the City’s Urban Parks Division
Hours – Up to 40 hours/wk, Mon-Fri, with some weekend work lasting 2-3 hours per day
Minimum salary is $9.75/hr; could be higher DOE/DOQ
Major Tasks, Duties, and Responsibilities:
Urban Parks - Duties include cleanup of parks, mowing, athletic field maintenance, weeding, watering, irrigation maintenance, pruning, planting, park equipment repair, minor construction, painting, and other duties as assigned.
Forestry – Duties include installation and maintenance of plant materials, tree trimming, tree watering, insect control in parks and right-of-ways and other duties as assigned.
Right- of- Way - Duties include cleanup of right-of-way, mowing, weeding, watering, irrigation maintenance, pruning, planting, minor construction, painting and other duties as assigned. Must be willing to work safely on street medians.
Horticulture/Greenhouse – Duties include production and preparation of annual and perennial plant material, planting and maintenance of flower displays in urban parks and on street medians. Other duties include, weeding, pruning, planting, watering, mulching and deadheading. Work involves use of small machinery and hand tools. Must be willing to work safely on street medians.
Essential Qualifications FOR ALL LISTED POSITIONS:
Must be at least 18 years of age
Related experience is preferred
Must have a valid driver’s license and good driving record
Criminal background check is required
KSA’S PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQS:
Must be in adequate physical condition permitting applicant to work outside 8 hours per day in various weather conditions performing work requiring high levels of physical exertion.