Regular Part-Time Assistant Parks Crew Leader I, II, III
Date added: July 14, 2016
Department: Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Status: Accepting Applications/Conducting Interviews 1/9/18
Assistant Parks Crew Leader I, II and III
Regular Part Time
REVISED – Open Until Filled
The City of Kettering, Ohio is recruiting to fill Regular Part-Time Assistant Crew Leader positions. These positions assist in the daily operation and maintenance of the parks and other City facilities. These positions perform routine tasks with Parks Service Workers. Under the supervision of a Parks Supervisor, these positions assist Parks Service Workers in parks maintenance operation including, at times, serving as a crew leader of seasonal groundskeepers. These positions perform other duties including push mowing, weeding, litter clean-up, ball fields, tree trimming/removal, painting, restroom maintenance, minor equipment maintenance; operates one or more of the following: chainsaws, push mower, riding mower, pick-up truck with/without trailer, dump truck, paint striper, tractor, front end loader, forklift, string trimmer, hand sprayer and other small equipment; reports for work on time and ready for work at assigned scheduled hours; performs assigned jobs in a safe, efficient, responsible manner.
Ability to operate a variety of motorized equipment. Previous grounds keeping experience highly desirable, with leadership/supervision a plus. Must show initiative, logical thought process, interest in work and ability to follow verbal and written instructions. Ability to perform all types of outdoor physical labor in all types of weather. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with co-workers and possess a positive attitude. Reflect a positive image of the City of Kettering at all times. Possess a valid Ohio Driver’s License and have a good driving record. Must be at least 18 years old before starting to work. Must be flexible during various seasons to assist with snow/ice removal and/or event setup/cleanup. Schedule may include working evenings and weekends. Follows current dress code and other work rules.
The pay range for an Assistant Parks Crew Leader I position is $12.44/hr to $14.70/hr; Assistant Parks Crew Leader II $13.39/hr to $15.58/hr; Assistant Parks Crew Leader III $14.32/hr to $16.54/hr. Position and entry rate of pay is contingent upon candidate’s related skills, education, knowledge, and abilities. Benefits include prorated sick leave, vacation leave and holiday pay. This position works up to 28 hours per week.
To obtain required Application, apply M – F, between 8 AM – 5 PM, at the Human Resource Dept., Kettering Gov. Center – North Bldg, 3600 Shroyer Rd, Kettering, OH 45429, or download the Application from the HR website (Employment Opportunities) at: www.ketteringoh.org. Applicants may apply in person, by mail to the address above, via email attachment to KetteringHumanResources@Ketteringoh.org or fax it to (937) 296-3371. Resumes are not required; however, may be submitted along with the required Application. This recruitment is open until filled.
Equal Opportunity Employer