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CONSERVATION LABORER II - NATURAL RESOURCES


Posted 02/08/2019
County Polk
Location GRANGER ,Iowa
Salary $11.40 - $12.40 HOURLY
Deadline 04/07/2019


Description
  • Assists full-time staff with a variety of manual labor tasks required to maintain a county park system.
  • Performs chemical applications of pesticides, weed killers, and fertilizers for control of noxious weeds, invasive species, insects diseases problems and broad-based weed control within PCC areas.
  • Participates in the planting, removal, and care of county-owned lawns, trees, shrubs and plants.
  • Prunes, clears brush, removes invasive species, mows, and cuts wood.
  • Assists with repair, light construction, painting and other maintenance projects.
  • Maintains and operates equipment such as hand tools, power tools, chain saws, gators, tractors, mowers, and pressure washers. Assists in the maintenance of county trails.
  • Assists in the development and management of natural resources areas. Wildlife and shelter plantings, prairie establishment or restoration, timber stand improvements, wetland restoration, and rain gardens/bioretention cells.
  • Complete daily work logs and other forms as necessary.
  • Performs related duties as required.


To Apply
APPLY ONLINE AT: https://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/hr/job-opportunities/

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