Parks Worker I - Event Services (Temporary, Full-time)
Overall Job Objective
- What Success Looks Like In This Job
To perform a variety of work in the preparation and execution of events held at the Adams County Regional Park.
Note: This is a temporary, seasonal position.
- Examples of Duties for Success
- Maintain a positive and encouraging working relationship with coworkers, clients, and patrons of the Adams County Regional Park Complex.
- Provide excellent customer service during contracted events held within the Regional Park facilities.
- Operate and maintain a variety of driven equipment including utility vehicles, tractors, floor scrubbers, skid steer loaders, and forklifts.
- Operate and maintain a variety of mechanical tools and equipment including power saws, power sanders, drills, air compressors, paint sprayers, sewer augers, and various hand tools required for basic maintenance work.
- Perform a variety of cleaning duties including dusting, sweeping and vacuuming, scrubbing, stripping, and waxing floors.
- Clean, maintain, and sanitize kitchens and restrooms; stock restrooms with necessary supplies.
- Inspect building facilities to identify building maintenance needs.
- Rake leaves and clear debris from walks and other areas of facilities; sweep parking lots; pick up trash.
- Identify equipment needs for each assigned project.
- Perform winterizing maintenance in facilities; remove snow.
- Provide information and assistance to the public.
- Assist in livestock projects including barn cleaning and arena preparation.
- Assist in setting up facilities for special events; move panels, stages, tables, chairs, and sound systems; clean up after events including cleaning barns; secure facilities.
- Participate in a variety of special events held within Adams County.
- Perform other related duties and responsibilities as required.
- Qualifications for Success
- Basic methods, practices, and equipment used in building cleaning and maintenance.
- Basic tools and equipment used in building cleaning, maintenance, reconstruction, and repair work.
- Chemicals used in cleaning.
- Occupational hazards and necessary precautions applicable to assigned work.
- Safe work practices.
- Learn to use and operate hand tools and power tools.
- Learn to operate a variety of mechanical equipment in a safe and effective manner.
- Learn County policies, procedures, and codes related to facility cleaning, maintenance, and repair.
- Perform facility cleaning, maintenance, reconstruction, and repair work.
- Perform minor or routine maintenance and repair of equipment.
- Perform preventive maintenance on power equipment.
- Deal tactfully with the public.
- Understand and follow oral and written directions.
- Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
- Establish, maintain, and foster positive and harmonious working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
- More Qualifications for Success
Qualifications for Success:
- Experience: Some experience in the cleaning and repair of facilities.
- Education and Training: Formal or informal education or training which ensures the ability to read and write at a level necessary for successful job performance.
- License or Certificate: Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid driver's license may be required for some positions.
- Background Check: Must pass a criminal background check.
Essential duties require the following physical abilities and work environment:
- Ability to sit, stand, kneel, crouch, squat, stoop, reach, crawl, twist, climb, and lift 50 pounds.
- Exposure to noise, the outdoors, confining work space, electrical hazards, chemicals, dust, mechanical hazards.
- Availability for on-call and stand-by call; night and/or weekend shifts are essential.