Parks Worker II
Open until filled
Salary range: $28,500 – $35,600
Performs general maintenance activities to maintain the appearance and beauty of City parks and recreation grounds.
EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Performs general maintenance tasks for buildings.
Performs general maintenance to parks and recreation grounds, including the removal of fallen tree limbs and debris; mowing the grass; sweeping the sidewalks, streets and curb sides; etc.
Weeds, prunes and maintains flower beds, and shrubs.
Applies fertilizer and other chemicals necessary for growth. (If licensed).
Paints and repairs playground equipment, and installs and repairs park furniture to include benches, picnic tables, and bleachers.
Collects refuse and trash from Parks and Recreation routes.
Operates a dump truck, tractor and weed eater.
Follows all safety precautions necessary in operating equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
Maintains Department City vehicles by monitoring fluid levels, checking for body damage, and cleaning and washing vehicles twice weekly.
High school diploma or GED required.
One (1) year ground maintenance experience.
Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job will be considered on an exception basis.
Must possess a valid Georgia Class B Commercial driver’s license within 6 months of appointment. License and DOT card must remain valid during tenure in this position. CDL provisional license will not qualify.