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Parks Maintenance Worker - Temporary Full Time

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Posting Details

Posting Information

Position Number F4470N
Working Job Title Parks Maintenance Worker - Temporary Full Time
Range 910
Advertised Salary 10.052
Beginning Annual
Ending Annual
Beginning Hourly 10.052
Ending Hourly
Position Type Temporary Full Time
Brief Description

The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of general maintenance work which contributes to the upkeep and care of the parks, buildings and facilities. This is accomplished by maintaining the appearance and safety of the grounds; cleaning in and around all buildings and areas, ensuring the readiness for play of the athletic fields; maintaining the appearance and safety of the playground and picnic areas; maintaining the cleanliness of the grounds and facilities; maintaining the safe and efficient operation of equipment; and completing related work as assigned.

Formal Education

Work requires knowledge necessary to understand basic operational, technical, or office processes. Level of knowledge equivalent to four years of high school or equivalency.

Experience

No experience required

Supervision

Job has no responsibility for the direction or supervision of others.

Human Collaboration Skills

Work requires regular interaction involving exchange and receipt of information.

Freedom to Act

Receives Immediate Direction: The employee normally performs the duty assignment after receiving detailed instructions as to methods, procedures, and desired end results with little room for deviation. The immediate supervisor or senior worker may, at times, provide close and constant review.

Technical Skills

Basic – Work requires the use of standard technical skills appropriate to the work environment of the organization.

Budget Responsibility

This position has no budget responsibility.

Reading

Basic – Ability to recognize meaning of common two- or three-syllable words. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.

Math

Basic – Ability to perform the four basic arithmetic operations. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.

Writing

Basic – Ability to write simple sentences containing subject, verb, and object, and/or series of numbers, names, and addresses. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.

Certification & Other Requirements

None

Driver's License Yes
Type of License C
Endorsements
Posting Date 07/12/2017
Closing Date

Essential Functions

Overall Physical Strength Demands: (S) Sedentary: Exerting up to 10 lbs. occasionally or negligible weights frequently; sitting most of the time. (L) Light: Exerting up to 20 lbs. occasionally; 10 lbs. frequently; or negligible amounts constantly; OR requires walking or standing to a significant degree. (M) Medium: Exerting 20-50 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10 lbs. constantly. (H) Heavy: Exerting 50-100 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10-20 lbs. constantly. (V) Very Heavy: Exerting over 100 lbs. occasionally; 50-100 lbs. frequently; or up to 20-50 lbs. constantly.

Essential Functions

Essential Function

Maintains the appearance and safety of the grounds by mowing the grass to its proper height; trimming and edging around the walks, flower beds, walls, buildings, or specified areas, spraying lawn shrubs and trees with fertilizer, herbicides, and insecticides, removing leaves and debris, pruning shrubs and trees to shape to improve growth or to remove damaged or diseased leaves, branches, or twigs, watering the lawns, trees, shrubs, and flower beds, and planting grass, flowers, trees, and shrubs.

Code Heavy
Essential Function

Ensures the readiness for play of athletic fields by leveling and smoothing the surface area, measuring and striping athletic field lines, and digging holes.

Code Heavy
Essential Function

Maintains the appearance and safety of the playground and picnic area by leveling and adding cushion material, and painting and performing minor repairs to tables, seats, bleachers, signs, and playground equipment.

Code Heavy
Essential Function

Maintains the cleanliness of the grounds and facilities by removing litter, emptying trash barrels, removing broken glass, and cleaning the bathrooms.

Code Heavy
Essential Function

Maintains the safe and efficient operation of equipment by sharpening blades, performing basic maintenance such as oiling parts and replenishing gasoline and oil, and repairing or replacing worn or damaged parts.

Code Heavy
Essential Function

Completes administrative tasks by completing routine and special assignments which could include delivering parts, equipment and supplies to crews, assisting in the storeroom, and picking up and delivering mail.

Code Heavy

Physical Demands

Overall Physical Strength Demands

Overall Physical Strength Demands: (S) Sedentary: Exerting up to 10 lbs. occasionally or negligible weights frequently; sitting most of the time. (L) Light: Exerting up to 20 lbs. occasionally; 10 lbs. frequently; or negligible amounts constantly; OR requires walking or standing to a significant degree. (M) Medium: Exerting 20-50 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10 lbs. constantly. (H) Heavy: Exerting 50-100 lbs. occasionally; 10-25 lbs. frequently; or up to 10-20 lbs. constantly. (V) Very Heavy: Exerting over 100 lbs. occasionally; 50-100 lbs. frequently; or up to 20-50 lbs. constantly.

Physical strength for this position M

Physical Demands

(C) Continuously: 2/3 or more of the time. (F) Frequently: From 1/3 to 2/3 of the time. (O) Occasionally: Up to 1/3 of the time. (R) Rarely: Less than 1 hour per week. (N) Never: Never occurs. Note: This is intended as a description of the way the job is currently performed. It does not address the potential for accommodation.

Standing Communicating with co-workers, Observing work duties, Observing work site, Making presentations
Standing Frequency C
Fine Dexterity Telephone keypad, Computer keyboard, Calibrating equipment
Fine Dexterity Frequency O
Walking To other departments/offices/office equipment, Around work site
Walking Frequency C
Lifting Supplies, Equipment, Files
Lifting Frequency C
Carrying Supplies, Equipment, Files
Carrying Frequency F
Sitting Desk Work, Meetings, Driving
Sitting Frequency O
Reaching For supplies and files
Reaching Frequency O
Handling Paperwork
Handling Frequency F
Kneeling Filing in lowerdrawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground
Kneeling Frequency F
Crawling Under Equipment, Inside attics/pipes/dtiches
Crawling Frequency F
Pushing/Pulling File drawers, Tables and chairs, Equipment
Pushing/Pulling Frequency C
Climbing Stairs, Ladder, Step stool, Onto Equipment
Climbing Frequency F
Vision Reading, Computer Screen, Observing worksite, Driving
Vision Frequency F
Foot Controls Driving
Foot Controls Frequency F
Balancing On Ladder, on step stool, on equpment
Balancing Frequency O
Bending Filing in lower drawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground, Making repairs
Bending Frequency C
Crouching Filing in lower drawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground
Crouching Frequency F
Hearing Communicating via telephone/radio, to co-workers/public, listening to equipment
Hearing Frequency F
Twisting From computer to telephone, Getting inside vehicle
Twisting Frequency F
Talking Communicating via telephone/radio, to co-workers/public
Talking Frequency O
Other (specified if applicable) None
Other Frequency N

Additional Information

Machines, Tools, Equipment, Software, and Hardware

Machines, Tools, Equipment, Software, and Hardware:

Computers, printers and related software, copier, fax machine, check signing equipment.

Computers, printers and related software, copier, fax machine, vehicle, hand and power tools

Environmental Factors

(D) Daily; (W) Several Times Per Week; (M) Several Times Per Month; (S) Seasonally; (N) Never

Extreme Temperatures D
Wetness/Humidity D
Respiratory Hazards D
Noise and Vibration D
Physical Hazards D

Health and Safety Factors

(C) Continuously; (F) Frequently; (O) Occasionally; (R) Rarely; (N) Never

Mechanical Hazards O
Chemical Hazards O
Electrical Hazards F
Fire Hazards F
Explosives N
Communicable Diseases R
Physical Danger or Abuse F
Other (see below)
Other Health and Safety Factor None
Protective Equipment Required

Protective clothing, footwear, eyewear, gloves

Non-Physical Demands

Description of Non-Physical Demands: (F) Frequently: From 1/3 to 2/3 of the time; (O) Occasionally: Up to 1/3 of the time; (R) Rarely: Less than 1 hour per week; (N) Never: Never occurs.

Time Pressure O
Frequent Change of Tasks O
Performing Multiple Tasks Simultaneously O
Tedious or Exacting Work O
Noisy/Distracting Environment O
Emergency Situation O
Irregular Work Schedule/Overtime O
Working Closely with Others as Part of a Team O
Other (see below) N
Other Non-Physical Demand

None

Work Location

Primary Work Location

Outdoors

Secondary Work Location

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. License or Certification
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you currently possess a valid Driver's License?
    • Yes.
    • No.