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JOB VACANCY # JV 2020-35 (Part-time Grounds Maintenance)

THE POSITION OF: Part Time Grounds Maintenance
DEPARTMENT Public Works
DIVISION/ Parks
CLASSIFICATION: Part-Time
POSTING DATE: December 15th, 2020
PAY RATE: $15.00/Hour 28 hours a week
Qualified, interested candidates must submit an application and a current resume. Applications and resumes can be submitted at www.readingpa.gov under employment opportunities. Questions – Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

POSITION SUMMARY:
The candidate for this position must be able to work independently or on a crew in an outdoor setting, completing tasks consistent with grounds maintenance. This includes working in all elements of weather throughout the year.

Work schedule will be twenty-eight (28) hours per week, between Monday and Friday.
Actual scheduling will be determined once the candidate is hired.

Typical job duties may include but are not limited to:

  • General grounds maintenance including mowing grass, gardening and weeding
  • Completes custodial work including litter pick up and trash removal
  • Paints as required
  • Assist Parks and Public Properties employees in their work
  • Perform miscellaneous operations tasks as given by the Director of Operations

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Able to lift minimum of 75 pounds
  • Valid PA driver’s license required
  • Must be able to understand written and verbal instructions

 

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