Landscape Specialist (Part-Time)

  • City of Rocklin, CA
  • Rocklin, California
  • Oct 31, 2021
Part Time Grounds and Landscaping Services
  • Salary: $20.68-$22.80 Hourly USD

Job Description

Location

Parks & Recreation Department - 5460 5th Street Rocklin, 95677

Description

THE POSITION
The City of Rocklin is looking for a part-time Landscape Specialist (Senior Maintenance Worker) to assist in the Parks Division of the Parks and Recreation Department. The work schedule will be based on the needs of the department, working no more than 28 hours per week, not to exceed 999 hours in a fiscal year (July 1st through June 30th). This is a temporary at-will position and does not offer benefits.

DUTIES
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Performs visual inspections at parks and playgrounds.
  • Performs landscape tasks such as flail mowing, weed eating, pruning, trimming, and chipping.
  • Power washes, paints, and stains items as instructed; performs graffiti removal.
  • Performs general cleaning for events and concerts, including trash removal.
  • Assists with irrigation repairs, systems checks, flagging, trenching, and digging.
  • Assists with installs and repairs on fencing as well as park amenities such as picnic tables, benches, water fountains, signs, etc.
  • Assists with concrete install and safety grinding.
  • Assists with landscape install and maintenance.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge of:

  • Methods, tools, materials, and equipment used in grounds maintenance.
  • Methods, tools, materials, and equipment used in the maintenance, repair, and installation of water irrigation systems.
  • Facilities, construction, and repair work and methods, including minor carpentry, pipe fitting, painting, and cement work.
  • Basic principles and practices of recordkeeping.
  • Safe work methods and safety regulations pertaining to the work.

Ability to:
  • Safely use grounds maintenance, construction, and irrigation tools and equipment.
  • Maintain hand tools and assigned equipment.
  • Complete forms, and maintain logs and related records.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Use independent judgment and initiative in daily work activities.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Experience that would provide the required knowledge and abilities
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have the equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade
  • Must possess a current valid California Driver's License

Physical Demands:
  • Must be able to independently lift 50 pounds. Reasonable accommodations will be made for individuals on a case-by-case basis.


Special Instructions

A DMV print out of your driving record must be submitted with your employment application and must be dated within two (2) months of the application submittal date for this recruitment.

Recruitment Contact

Contact phone:

(530)621-5233

Contact email:

hr@rocklin.ca.us

Closing Date/Time: Until filled

Job Address

Rocklin, California United States View Map