Park - NAPP Laborer Aide
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:
|Washtenaw County Parks & Recreation||Washtenaw County Administration|
|Administrative Building||Human Resources Building|
|2230 Platt Road, Ann Arbor, MI||220 N. Main, Ann Arbor, MI|
Filing Dealine: Open Until Filled
An Equal Opportunity Employer