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Part-Time Recreation Maintenance Worker

Company: City of Burlington, NC
Location: Burlington
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description

An employee in this class performs manual labor involving a variety of buildings and grounds maintenance tasks. Employee will use a variety of tools, landscape equipment and other small equipment. The employee is subject to working in both inside and outside environments and exposure to various hazards such as loud noises, moving mechanical parts, electrical current, and chemicals. Work is performed under regular supervision of Park Maintenance Supervisor and is evaluated through observation and inspection to determine the thoroughness in carrying out assigned duties.

This is a part-time position which requires less than 1,000 work hours per calendar year.

Examples of Duties

Performs a variety of task in the landscaping, maintenance, and repair of city parks and facilities

Operates hand and power tools, lawn equipment, tractors, city vehicles, and other tools and equipment as required

Completes tasks and work orders assigned by supervisor

Assembles and disassembles tables, chairs, and other event equipment for special events at various city parks and facilities

Cleans and pick-up trash in parks and operates city trash truck if needed on weekends

Assist custodial crew if needed

Performs some night and weekend work

Performs related tasks as required


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

General knowledge of building construction and maintenance

General knowledge of standards, practices, materials, tools, and equipment utilized in the maintenance of buildings and landscaping

General knowledge of standard hand tools, operation of light equipment, and materials used in assigned work

General knowledge of basic electrical, carpentry, plumbing, and custodial practices

General knowledge of the occupational hazards and applicable safety precautions associated with assigned work

Ability to work productively without close supervision, and respond courteously to citizens

Ability to understand and follow specific oral and written instructions

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationship with other city employees and general public

Education and Experience

High School diploma or GED equivalency and some experience in building maintenance, repair of park grounds and facilities, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Requirements

Valid North Carolina Driver's License

Supplemental Information

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Work in this class is described as medium and frequently requires physical exertion to complete tasks and move objects. An employee must be able to physically perform the basic life operational functions of climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, feeling, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions. Work necessitates visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of work assigned. An employee must possess the visual acuity to operate light equipment such as the mowers and vacuum cleaners, and small trucks in a safe manner. The worker is subject to both inside and outside environmental conditions.

Keywords: City of Burlington, NC, Burlington , Part-Time Recreation Maintenance Worker, Professions , Burlington, North Carolina

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