|Job Title||Parks Maint Worker I|
|Job Description||City of Shawnee
JOB TITLE: Parks Maintenance Worker I FLSA:
DEPARTMENT: Operations PAY RANGE: 6 Starts at $11.06/hr
ACCOUNTABLE TO: Parks Supervisor
PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION: Under general direction performs manual and semi-skilled work of the Parks Maintenance Division. Work varies, requiring independent judgment in the oversight and coordination of the Division activities within established policies and procedures.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Physical demands include bending, stooping, climbing, twisting, reaching, walking on rough or uneven terrain, kneeling, and pulling or lifting up to 80#s (greater with assistance).
Work is often performed in uncontrollable working conditions of inclement weather of heat, cold, dampness, dust, moderate noise levels, and hazardous chemicals;
Must possess a valid Oklahoma Drivers License.
MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY AND PERFORMANCE:
Mows, weeds, trims, and picks up debris aroundstreets, parks, city facilities, and right-of-ways, plants, waters, fertilizes, and applies herbicides and pesticides per direction, trims shrubs, and trees, cleans restrooms, installs and repairs fences, guardrails, and walkways;paints and repairs park benches and other park equipment.
Troubleshoots minor electrical mechanical equipment problems;
Detects hazardous atmosphere and corrects problems before entry into confined space;
Detects and reports and/or corrects unsafe working conditions of immediate work sites to the supervisor;
Prepares daily logs and reports;
Work is mostly performed outdoors subject to inclement weather conditions of heat, cold, and dampness and may be exposed to hazards and chemicals;
Contacts with other agencies, departments, the public, and employees is incidental to work requiring common courtesy and respect;
SUPERVISION RESPONSIBILITY FOR WORK OF OTHERS:May serve as a lead worker as assigned.
EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Graduation from high school, or its equivalent, PLUS
One yeargeneral work experience; experience with parks maintenance desirable;
Must possess a valid Oklahoma Drivers License and maintain a status of insurability.
JOB TITLE: Parks Maintenance Worker I (continued)
EXAMPLES OF PERFORMANCE CRITERIA AND EXPECTATIONS:
May periodically perform stand-by and call-back work during off duty hours;
Working hours could change seasonally to accommodate task/duty;
Maintains up-to-date knowledge of parks and facilities management including construction, repair, and maintenance methods to enhance the facilities;
Isresponsibleforequipment and facilities of value that requires care to prevent damage and the use of proper safety equipment following established safety procedures to prevent injury;
Must possess knowledge of safe work practices and procedures;
May be assigned to a specific work area of the City;
Performs other duties that may be assigned.