Open Position --- Seasonal Park Maintenance

    The TOWN OF COVENTRY, RI seeks

    SEASONAL PARK MAINTENANCE

    $15-$20/hr depending on experience

    Temporary Position:  No Benefits

    NATURE OF WORK

    This is varied, semi-skilled manual work in the maintenance and repair of public buildings and grounds.

     

    ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLES OF WORK

    The position is responsible for mowing, edging, fertilizing, gathering refuse and rubbish, routine custodial work in park buildings, and other duties as assigned. All candidates must be able to drive trucks and operate light and medium equipment needed for the job.

     

    KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS

    Ability to perform a variety of semi-skilled tasks in the building maintenance field without close supervision;

    Ability to operate a variety of hand and power tools employed in the building and grounds maintenance trade safely and efficiently;

    Ability to lift and carry heavy loads and to perform heavy manual labor for a reasonable length of time;

     

    MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

    Some experience in building or grounds maintenance work involving a variety of trade areas.

     

    Working Conditions
    Work is performed mostly outdoors.

    Applications can be found on-line at  https://coventryri.org/node/141

    Submit employment application to parksandrecreation@coventryri.orgor

    Coventry Parks & Recreation, 1277 Main Street, Coventry RI  02816