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City of Wichita Worker I - Sim Maintenance (PT Seasonal) in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11833745

This is part-time seasonal general maintenance work in park maintenance, forestry maintenance and/or golf course maintenance activities. As work experience is gained, employees may be assigned to somewhat more difficult tasks. Work is performed under the direction of a supervisor who issues general instructions for routine jobs and specific instructions at the beginning of each new job when departures are made from established procedures. Examples of Work Performed:

+ Mowing, trimming and other duties related to turf care.

+ Trash pick around athletic fields, parks and ROW.

+ Loads and unloads stone, gravel, dirt, timber, leaves, and similar items.

+ Assists skilled and semiskilled workers in varied park maintenance, golf maintenance and other repair activities.

+ Shovels snow and breaks ice from streets and walks and loads snow on trucks or piles it in designated places.

+ Waters lawns, trims shrubs and trees, spades, rakes, and otherwise prepares ground and assists in related ground maintenance work.

+ Waters, spreads fertilizer, and cares for flowers, shrubs and trees as directed.

+ These examples are not intended to be all-inclusive.

+ Other job-related duties may be assigned as needed.

Requirements of Work:

+ Ability to acquire within a reasonable period of time, knowledge of the procedures, tools, equipment and materials used in maintenance work

+ Ability to follow simple oral or written instructions

+ Ability to work outdoors when inclement weather conditions exist

+ Ability to shovel, snow, sand, gravel, to or from dump truck bed

+ Ability to safely operate mowing tractor over rough terrain for several hours at a time

+ Ability to tolerate airborne nuisances associated with open grounds and windy conditions

+ Ability to lift and carry bulky items weighing up to 50 pounds

+ Ability to be continuously performing tasks that require one to push, pull, climb (ladders and in and out of vehicular equipment), bend, twist, reach, stand, and walk about (up to a half mile at a time) for most of an eight hour shift

+ Ability to communicate effectively

+ An employee shall not pose a direct threat to the health or safety of other individuals in the workplace.

Required Experience and Training: None required. Related experience is preferred. Offers of employment are contingent upon passing a pre-employment physical, which includes drug screening, and upon satisfactory evaluation of the results of a criminal record check. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need of a sponsorship. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without the need of a sponsorship.