Spanish Fork City
  • 30-May-2018 to 29-Aug-2018 (MST)
  • Spanish Fork, UT, USA
  • $8.00 - $10.00
  • Hourly
  • Seasonal

CEMETERY MAINTENANCE WORKER

PAY GRADE (UNDER 18): PT2

PAY GRADE (18 AND OVER): PT3

PAY GRADES LINK

 

GENERAL PURPOSE

Working under the supervision of the Spanish Fork City Cemetery Sexton the Cemetery Maintenance Worker performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled maintenance duties in a park setting or similar facilities; and performs related work as required.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Daily maintenance of city parks and grounds including turf grass care, flower and shrub planter care, tree care, grounds maintenance and cleaning/trash pick up, facilities and restroom cleaning.
  • Makes minor alterations to irrigation systems; installs and/or repairs broken irrigation lines; repairs sprinkler heads; assists in installation of sprinkler systems.
  • Operates hand and power equipment including shovel, rake, mower, tractor, golf cart, rototiller, athletic soil grooming equipment; maintains tools and equipment used in park maintenance.
  • Performs simple and minor repairs to equipment and structures.
  • Responds to assignments from the lead worker and supervisor.
  • Often perform essential functions on holidays and weekends as assigned. Often transports city parade float to Utah county destinations.
  • Must have professional positive attitude with good communication skills.
  • Be productive while working alone and with others.
  • Employee is expected to deal effectively and courteously with the public.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior experience in the maintenance of parks or similar experience including some exposure to horticulture, landscape maintenance or a related field; or any equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the knowledge, abilities and skills listed below:
  • Knowledge of plants, trees, shrubs, insects, and diseases.
  • Knowledge of the use of chemicals such as pesticides, herbicides, etc. for maintenance for parks and other areas.
  • Knowledge of the maintenance and repair procedures and techniques used in park or grounds maintenance.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisor, co-workers, and general public.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
  • Ability to safely operate various landscape maintenance and repair equipment and tools.
  • Ability to safely operate various landscape maintenance and repair equipment and tools.
  • Must have transportation to and from work and speak English.
  • Must have excellent design, organizational and planning skills, and strong people skills.
  • Must be a self-motivated, open minded problem solver that adapts readily to change. This is a hands-on position.
  • Must have valid drivers license.

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL APPLICATIONS

  • Surroundings involve contact with outdoors, dust, dirt, heat, cold, arid/dry, humidity, wetness noise, fumes and vibrations.
  • Requires working with and around other employees.
  • Occasionally requires working alone.
  • Health and Safety conditions include constantly dealing with soil, water and plant materials.
  • Occasionally dealing with toxic materials and chemicals.
  • Physical activities include constant standing, kneeling, crouching, handling, balancing, turning, pushing, pulling, reaching and carrying.
  • Requires occasional jumping, crawling, sitting, climbing, throwing and feeling.
  • Requires talking, hearing, and seeing.
  • Requires ability to lift up to 45 pounds without assistance
  • Physical dimensions include strength necessary in hands, arms, legs, and back.
  • Requires constant eye/hand coordination with occasional foot/eye/hand coordination.
  • Occasionally requires vision strain, rapid speed work, and extreme muscular exertion, along with finger, hand/arm, and foot/leg dexterity.
  • Mental applications include constant memory for details and attention to many items.
  • Occasionally requires the estimation of the size, quality, and quantity of objects, along with the speed of moving objects.
  • Occasional discriminating thinking, rot/repetitive thinking, guided problem solving, creative problem solving, and memory for ideas, verbal and written directions.
Spanish Fork City
  • Apply Now

    with our quick 3 minute Application!

  • * Fields Are Required

    What is your full name?

    How can we contact you?

    I agree to CaselleHire's Applicant Information Use Policy.*
  • Sign Up For Job Alerts!

  • Share This Page
.
logo government departments residents visitors business how do i