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Park Ranger

Posted 04/18/2021
County Cedar
Location Tipton ,Iowa
Salary DOQ
Deadline 04/27/2021


Under supervision to perform a variety of routine and skilled duties involved in general park operations and maintenance; including park patrol and security work and provide assistance with environmental education programs.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES   The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.    Participate in park maintenance work such as construction and repair of buildings, tables, fireplaces, tools and equipment, and the maintenance of developed grounds, boat ramps, roads, trails, signs, boundary fences, shelters, restrooms and water and electrical systems.   Conduct preventative maintenance and routine repairs to vehicles, equipment, playgrounds and the facilities.   Conduct landscaping maintenance activities to include: trimming, pruning, and planting trees, seeding grass and mowing.   Patrol and enforce laws and regulations pertaining to the Conservation Board rules and regulations; issue summons to persons abusing facilities or conservation laws and regulations.   Clean and maintain park areas and facilities.   Perform timber stand improvement including removing dead or diseased trees from park areas or trails.   Patrol areas and collect fees from the public for use of park facilities; maintain records and deposits money.   Make presentations to public groups and organizations as required.   Assist with Environmental Education programs and displays, both for school age children and general public.   Establish and maintain effective working relationships with County officials, employees and the general public, and maintain regular and punctual work attendance.   Perform related duties as required. Must be a Cedar County resident

Bachelors' degree required or Associates' degree from a two year college and minimum of 3 years experience in park operations. Law enforcement certification preferred or must acquire within one year of employment. Must be a Cedar County resident.

To Apply
Mail in applications are accepted, do not email. Deadline is April 27th at 12:00 (noon).
Mail application to Cedar County Conservation
400 Cedar Street, Tipton, IA 52772.
Application can be obtained from our county website, www.cedarcounty.iowa.g

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