Park - NAPP Laborer Aide

Date: 2/3/2014
Status: Parks Seasonal (3-10 Months)
Salary Range: $9.00 - $12.75/hr
Title: Park/NAPP Laborer Aide
Job Code: 0013


Job Description:
Under the supervision of a higher classified employee, position involves a variety of skilled and semi-skilled tasks related to natural areas and general park maintenance. These activities can include but are not limited to: invasive species control; trail and fence construction, repair, and maintenance; trash and litter removal; grass, forbs, shrub, and tree care; wildlife management activities; and other restoration and maintenance activities on natural area sites and park locations of varying size and composition. Controls invasive plants through mowing, cutting, spraying herbicides, and other techniques; may assist in volunteer groups of varying sizes. Constructs and maintains soft trails and cleans shelters and signs. Reports to Maintenance Superintendent or Aquatics Supervisor.

 

Department: Parks and Recreation - Various Locations
PO Box 8465, Ann Arbor, MI 48104


Education:
Possession of a high school diploma or equivalent; college-level course work in natural resources or related field preferred.


Experience:
A minimum of one (1) year related work experience involving natural areas restoration. Knowledge of forest ecology, invasive species identification and control, or other related fields is desirable.


Licenses and Certifications:
Must possess a valid driver's license and reliable transportation to and from work site.


Necessary Special Requirements:
Must be physically capable of assisting with a variety of skilled and semi-skilled tasks related to natural area maintenance. Must have knowledge of plants, diagnoses and non-pesticide control of common insect parasites and diseases of landscape plants, as well as with pre-mixed applications of pesticides, fertilizers, pre-emergents, etc., according to certification level for such applications.


APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  
Complete application form and return to either of the following locations:
 

 

Filing Dealine: Open Until Filled

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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