PARK MAINTENANCE WORKER II

Exam type: 
Notice of Vacancy
Department: 
Erie County Department of PARKS, RECREATION & FORESTRY
Location: 
Various
Posting Dates: 
February 10, 2020 - February 19, 2020
Salary: 
$35,707 - $42,767 Annually
Closing Date: 
February 19, 2020
Description: 

NOTICE OF VACANCY

LOCATIONS:                                       Chestnut Ridge Park in Orchard Park  (with seasonal assignments) 

                                                          Como Lake Park in Lancaster  (with seasonal assignments) 

SHIFT:                                               VARIOUS

TITLE OF POSITIONS:                         PARK MAINTENANCE WORKER II

                                                        Two (2) Full Time - AFSCME

POSITIONS:                                       CHESTNUT  51016459 (PERMANENT-after Probation)

                                                        COMO  51014329 (PERMANENT-after Probation)

 ANNUAL SALARY :                             $35,707 - $42,767 (AFSCME JOB GROUP 5)

TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES:

Assists in the care, maintenance and protection of a County Park or Reserve, and its recreational facilities;

Assigns employees, materials and equipment to details as directed by a higher ranking employee and supervises and participates in the work;

Assists with payroll and other clerical duties;

Operates a truck or other motorized units of park equipment used in removing snow; trucking supplies and park equipment; grading or trenching; cutting grass; transporting work crews;

Participates in park protection and guards entrances and exits; directs traffic and parking;

Alerts Fire and Police officials in the case of an emergency;

Supervises and participates in construction of roads, buildings, fireplaces; repair and painting of facilities;

Tree planting; gardening and landscaping; wood cutting and delivery;

Maintenance and repair of park motorized equipment;

Shop maintenance duties;

Performs semi-skilled tasks in parks maintenance and construction operations such as auto mechanics, carpentry, plumbing or electrical work;

Assists in planning, documentation and execution of park projects.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

(A)         Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and two (2) years experience in grounds, buildings or park maintenance; or: 

(B)         Four (4) years’ experience in grounds, buildings or park maintenance; or

(C)         An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B).

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

1. Possession of a valid New York State Class D (minimum) Driver’s License at time of appointment; and

2. Must obtain a valid New York State Class B (minimum) Commercial Driver’s License without airbrake restriction, within six (6) months from the time of appointment and throughout subsequent period of employment; and

3. Must be able to lift and carry unassisted packages, bags, etc. weighing up to 50lbs.

THIS NOTICE WILL BE POSTED FOR THE PERIOD OF FEBRUARY 10, 2020 THROUGH AND INCLUDING FEBRUARY 19, 2020.

 

APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER 4:00 PM ON FEBRUARY 19, 2020 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

PLEASE ADDRESS REPLIES TO:    KATHLEEN CARBONE, ADMIN. ASSISTANT

                                                                                      ERIE COUNTY PARKS DEPARTMENT

                                                                                      95 FRANKLIN STREET, ROOM 1260

                                                                                      BUFFALO, NEW YORK 14202

Frequently Requested Information

Contact

Phone: (716) 858-8484
Erie County Civil Service Exam Line: (716) 858-8729

Edward A. Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street, 6th Floor
Buffalo, New York 14202