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Street/Parks Maintenance Worker I/II/III

$16.42 – $27.33 hourly

City of Spring Hill, KS

Last Updated: 9/30/21

Job Description

Multiple opportunities available in this newly consolidated group!!! Join a growing city and help us efficiently handle the needs of our community while showcasing your knowledge, skills and abilities in our Public Works Department.

Summary

Under the supervision of the Street/Parks Supervisor, the Maintenance Worker is a non-exempt position under FLSA which performs manual labor for the department. This employee completes a variety of service, construction and/or maintenance tasks which result in or contribute to the comfort, convenience, health, or safety of all citizens. This is accomplished by constructing or maintaining streets, alleyways, sidewalks or similar areas; maintaining medians and rights of way; mowing, trimming and edging of streets; maintenance of the City park system to include mowing, trimming, trash collection, debris removal, landscaping or completing equipment maintenance related to streets and park functions. Other duties include related tasks which contribute to the upkeep and care of buildings, facilities, grounds, streets, alleys or utility services, or other municipal properties (when applicable). This employee should possess a strong mechanical aptitude, and effective communication and public relation skills.

Essential Duties

Section II: Essential Duties of the Job.

  • Repair maintain and construct streets, alleys and sidewalks, culverts, storm sewers, catch basins, headwalls.
  • Conducts traffic safety by directing flow, utilize traffic cones and barricades
  • Maintains drivable streets by sweeping, removing debris, grading, patching and ensuring proper drainage
  • Performs maintenance work in the City park system; mowing, trimming, trash collection, tree trimming, debris removal, seeding, fertilizing, landscaping, playground equipment, sidewalks, ditches and roads in and around parks
  • Performs maintenance work on buildings and structures
  • Installs and maintains street signs
  • Maintains and operates department equipment, trucks, mowers, trimmers, chainsaws, fertilizers, snow plows, asphalt roller, backhoe, skid loader, dump trucks, crack seal machine, paint striper and other equipment
  • Assist in snow and ice removal during inclement weather
  • Assist other departments as assigned
  • May be subject to overtime and call-back
  • Follow department safety procedures and practices along with department policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned or deemed necessary

Duties, responsibilities, scheduling, shift assignments and work location, may be added, deleted or changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or informally, either verbally or in writing.

Pay, Education & Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent is required. Valid driver’s license and Class A CDL or the ability to obtain such within 6 months of employment. Maintain Flagger certification

Street/Parks Maintenance Worker I

  • $16.42 to $22.15 per hour
  • 1 – 3 months’ experience

Street/Parks Maintenance Worker II

  • $17.56 to $23.71 per hour
  • Minimum 1 year experience required

Street/Parks Maintenance Worker III

  • $20.24 to $27.33 per hour
  • Minimum 2 years experience required
  • Certified Playground Inspector
  • Kansas State Pesticide Applicators License, Category 3A & 3B

This is a non-exempt position regarding the provisions of the FLSA. We offer excellent comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, paid leave and KPERS retirement.

Street/Parks Maintenance Worker I/II/III

Preferred Education:

Maintenance Worker I/II/III

  • Technical training in equipment operations

Maintenance Worker I

  • Certified Playground Safety Inspector certifications

Maintenance Worker II

  • Turf Management Certification
  • Arborist Certification
  • Kansas State Pesticide Applicators License, Category 3A & 3B
  • Certified Playground Inspector

Maintenance Worker III

  • Kansas State Arborist Certification

Special Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

A working knowledge of equipment maintenance and repairs, welding, mechanics, plumbing, and mathematics is required. This employee should be able to operate dump trucks, backhoes, loaders, salt and sand spreaders, uniloaders, pumps, motors, power tools, hand tools, and other department equipment. The ability to understand and anticipate problems, to follow department policies, and to interpret written instructions, blueprints, schematics, and manuals is required. This employee should possess a strong mechanical aptitude, and effective public relation, oral and written communication skills.

Application Process:

Multiple opportunities available in this newly consolidated group!!! Join a growing city and help us efficiently handle the needs of our community while showcasing your knowledge, skills and abilities in our Public Works Department.

This position will be open until filled however interviews will begin the week of September 13, 2021. The City of Spring Hill offers excellent, comprehensive benefits including medical, dental and vision coverage as well as paid leave and KPERS retirement.

Complete our online application and upload your cover letter and resume via our website at www.springhillks.gov

Paper applications printed from https://www.springhillks.gov/DocumentCenter/View/678/Employment-Application?bidId= .

Send completed application, cover letter, and resume to:

Human Resources
City of Spring Hill
401 N. Madison St.
P.O. Box 424
Spring Hill, KS 66083
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Spring Hill, Kansas, United States
The City of Spring Hill, a community of approximately 7,326 residents, is one of the top five fastest growing cities in the Kansas City metropolitan area, is rich in excellent schools, affordable housing, ample recreational opportunities and historic charm.  Spring Hill, Kansas is close to the metro for easy commutes, urban amenities and shopping but just far south enough to enjoy the quieter...