Maintenance Worker #516241
(Job Opening ID #516241)
Seasonal position available with the Parks & Recreation Department, Community Services Division, 4600 E. 63rd St.
Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Prepares and maintains athletic fields for league games. Operates a variety of mowers to maintain athletic fields and lawns. Inspects tractor and mower for safe and proper operation. Maintains equipment as needed, replacing fuel, fluids, and oil. Mows, edges, trims and rakes fields. Operates riding mowers, push mowers, light duty vehicles, blowers, sweepers, trimmers, edger, and weed eaters. Rakes, sweeps, blows and picks up clippings, paper, and trash from athletic fields. Prepares the fields which will include dragging the infield, chalking the field according to specified dimensions, watering infield, and setting bases. Field maintenance will include filling infield holes, adding clay to infield when necessary and inspecting the ball fields for proper safety. Utilizes independent judgment in performing grounds maintenance activities. Understands and follows oral and written directions. Performs other duties as requested or required.
REQUIRES high school graduation OR 6 months of experience in general labor. May be required to possess a valid state-issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City.
Salary Range: $19.27-$29.39/hour.
Application Deadline: January 23, 2023.
EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.