This temporary position will last 11 months from start date.
Location of position: Platte River State Park, Louisville, NE
Work Schedule: Varies and flexible
Examples of Work
Assist with RV campground grounds duties, trail maintenance and grounds work. Mow, rake, fertilize, and water lawns. Plant, trim, spray and remove trees, shrubs, flowers and grass. Maintain grounds by picking up litter and trash; trail maintenance, bike/hike and equestrian, along with stables operations; pick up garbage and trash at pick up points. Remove snow by shoveling, plowing and sanding. Install, maintain and repair fences, perform facility maintenance such as painting and routine carpentry work as needed. Operate machinery, equipment and tools in the performance of duties; maintain all equipment and machinery in working order and keep tools in good repair.
Qualifications / Requirements
No specific experience or education is required for this position. A general qualification guideline for this position is some experience performing the above duties.
OTHER: Valid drivers’ license required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Knowledge of the operation of various types of equipment associated with grounds maintenance.
Ability to operate and maintain hand and powered tools and equipment essential for maintenance and repair work including chain saws, weed whips, mowers, tractors and trucks; to perform heavy physical labor and to work in adverse weather conditions; communicate effectively with staff. Note: May be required to work nights, overnights and weekends.