Grounds Mnt Worker (Seasonal) - Lake St. Clair Metropark

SALARY: $8.90/hr
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Work activities in this position primarily involve the maintenance of park grounds.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES: The list below is intended to describe the general nature of duties only. Employee shall perform other duties as assigned.
Plants and cares for trees, shrubs, and turf areas
Empties trash barrels
Cleans picnic areas, restrooms, and roadsides
Picks up litters using a prod, by hand, or machine
Operates push mower and weed whip to maintain lawn areas
Operates golf cart and utility vehicles
Operates 1 ton dump truck for park maintenance
Operates irrigation system where applicable
Operates light riding mower to maintain lawns
TOOLS & EQUIPMENT USED: Requires the frequent use of hand tools used for raking, digging, pruning, leveling, repair of irrigation systems; custodial tools such as brooms, mops, toilet plungers; landscape equipment consisting of large mowers, small tractors, groomers and snow blowers; basic construction tools such as hammers, saws, tape measures, carpenter square. Miscellaneous hand and power tools used for turf maintenance, carpentry, painting, plumbing, electrical, and cement finishing work. Less use of personal computer, word processing, phone, radio, calculator and copy machine.
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