Laborer - Seasonal
Department of Public Works - Parks
Rate of Pay: $11.60 p/hr.
April – September
Standard Work Hours: Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Full Performance Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Personal Characteristics: Good knowledge of the use of hand tools; working knowledge of ground maintenance activities; working knowledge of building cleaning methods; working knowledge of specific hazards and safety precautions; ability to do heavy manual labor, including lifting; ability to follow instructions; ability to work under direct supervision; ability to establish good working relationships with others; ability to work under all weather conditions; manual dexterity; endurance; dependability; honesty; health and physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Qualified candidates shall possess: Good verbal and written communication skills, the ability to successfully work in a team environment, ability to understand and follow both written and verbal directions and the ability to work in inclement weather (excessive cold and heat).
Valid NYS Driver License is required.
Duties include but are not limited to: Landscaping work (planting, weeding, mulching, raking, string trimming etc.), maintaining athletic fields and garbage collection.
Please indicate your interest by submitting your application to the Human Resources Office, ATTN: Tracey A. Easterly.