Parks Maintenance - Year Round


Van Buren Township, MI

Van Buren Township

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Part Time

Overview: <p><strong>Description :</strong></p> <p class="p2"><strong>Hourly Wage:&nbsp;</strong>$18.00<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2">Please submit resume to:<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p3"><span class="s2">.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></span></p> <p class="p2">The Charter Township of Van Buren is an equal opportunity employer<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2">The Charter Township of Van Buren, Michigan is seeking part-time year-round maintenance.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2"><strong>Position Summary:<span class="Apple-converted-space"><br /></span></strong>Under the supervision of the Director of Community Services or his/her designee, this employee is responsible for monitoring the parks, cleaning park pavilions, picking up litter, cleaning park bathrooms, emptying trash receptacles and general light maintenance.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p>
Responsibilities: <p class="p2">An employee in this position may be called upon to perform any or all of the following essential job functions, duties and responsibilities. These examples are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed by an employee assigned this classification and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed in this position.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2">Parks part-time maintenance staff may work various shifts throughout the week, weekend and holidays. Employees need to be available to work shifts as early as 7:00 a.m. and as late as 10:00 p.m. Shifts generally last 7 hours, totaling 21-28 hours.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p>
Requirements: <strong>Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Minimum Qualifications<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></strong> <ul> <li>Able to carry out written and oral instructions<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Able to work as part of a team as well as unaccompanied<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></li> <li>Knowledgeable in the safe use of hand tools<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Able to do light maintenance<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Able to operate park vehicles (automatic transmission)<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Able to empty trash receptacles (in excess of 50 lbs.)<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Able to work in an outdoor setting<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Self-motivated &ndash; may work unsupervised<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Must have a valid driver&rsquo;s license<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Must be 18 years old<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Must be able to empty trash receptacles (in excess of 50 lbs.)<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Must be able to use hand tools<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;<br /></span></li> <li>Must be available to work a varied shift, including weekends and holidays</li> </ul> <p class="p2"><strong>Physical Abilities and Work Environment:<span class="Apple-converted-space"><br /></span></strong>The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2"><strong>Environment</strong>:<br />Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment with some travel to different sites; when visiting parks or construction sites the incumbent may be required to walk on uneven and slippery surfaces, be exposed to all weather conditions, dust and pollen, and mechanical hazards such as construction equipment; incumbents may be required to work extended hours including evenings and weekends and may be required to travel outside Township boundaries to attend meetings.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2"><strong>Physical</strong>:<br />Primary functions require sufficient physical ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard; to travel to other locations using various modes of private and commercial transportation; and to verbally communicate to exchange information.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2"><strong>Vision</strong>:<br />See in the normal visual range with or without correction.&nbsp;<strong>Hearing:&nbsp;</strong>Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Contact :&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><strong>Deadline for Applying :&nbsp;</strong>Open until filled</p>