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Seasonal Park Maintenance Aide


Posted 01/23/2020
County Madison
Location Winterset ,Iowa
Salary $15 Hourly Wage, 24 Hours/Week
Deadline 02/28/2020


Description

SEASONAL PARK MAINTENANCE AIDE  

DESCRIPTION: An approximate 6 month wage & hour position (April thru September or early October), who under the supervision of the Conservation Board Director and Natural Resource Specialist, conducts and is responsible for all park maintenance, minor equipment maintenance and park facility repair & construction largely entailing, but not limited to, mowing, trimming, trail maintenance, fence repairs, signing, landscaping, and custodial functions and other related natural resource duties (assist with prairie burns, TSI, etc. as required by the Madison County Conservation Board).  

QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or G.E.D. Preference to candidates with college degree or course work in conservation, landscaping, general construction, outdoor recreation, park management or other related field of study.  Must be skilled with small equipment (tractors, large mowers, etc.) operation, chain saws, power tools and knowledge of proper maintenance and care of such equipment. Preference to candidates with landscaping and general construction skills.  

BASIC REQUIREMENTS: Possess a current and valid driver license and experienced with manual transmission and capable of obtaining Commercial Drivers License (CDL). First Aid and CPR training or the ability to become certified in both areas. Physically capable of enduring outdoor climate and geography associated with this region as well as lifting 50 lbs or more. Background check will be required.   WAGE & HOURS: Wage scale will be $15.00/hour. Most weeks will require maximum of 24 hours. Non-standard work week necessitated by weather conditions. Vehicle provided on the job. Background check will be required prior to employment.

TO APPLY: Send letter of introduction and resume (references optional, but recommended) to: Madison County Conservation Board, P.O. Box 129, Winterset, IA. 50273. A Madison County job application obtained from the Human Resources office at the Madison County Courthouse must accompany the letter of introduction and resume. Applications not accepted on-line. Questions only: Phone: 515-462-3536, e-mail: madccb@madisoncountyparks.org, WEB PAGE: www.madisoncountyparks.org  

APPLICATION DEADLINE  -  Friday, February 28, 2020:  Applications must be received by or post marked by February 28, 2020.  

APPROX. START DATE: April 6, 2020 or sooner.

 



Qualifications
Graduation from high school or G.E.D. Preference to candidates with college degree or course work in conservation, landscaping, general construction, outdoor recreation, park management or other related field of study. Must be skilled with small equ

To Apply
Send letter of introduction and resume (references optional, but recommended) to: Madison County Conservation Board, P.O. Box 129, Winterset, IA. 50273. A Madison County job application obtained from the Human Resources office at the Madison County C

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