Parks & Recreation Aide 1

Saint Paul, MN 55109
United States

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Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $15.63 To $15.94
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Covid 19
Effective Nov. 1, 2021 all job offers are conditioned on the candidate being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with a vaccine authorized for emergency use or FDA-approved. Anyone hired after November 1, 2021 will be required to show proof of vaccination on or before their first day of employment and complete a form certifying that they are vaccinated. Religious and medical exemptions or reasonable accommodations will be considered upon request as required by applicable law.

To assist maintenance and operations staff and/or other building staff located at Parks and Recreation facilities (such as the Golf Courses, Ice Arenas, Nature Center, and Parks) by answering telephones, cleaning buildings, removing trash, raking, shoveling, mowing, trimming, selling and collecting tickets, and performing related duties as assigned. Parks and Recreation Aide 2 assume greater responsibilities on a daily basis and are held more accountable than a Parks and Recreation Aide 1.

The current vacancy:
  • For the months of May - September shifts are 6:30am-3:00pm weekdays, and weekends 6:30-9:00am (start times subject to change throughout the season.) Candidate will perform numerous grounds maintenance operations assigned by Superintendent. Example of work to be performed; Change cups, move ball markers, pick trash, weed whip, push mow, groom bunkers, backpack blow debris of tees, and greens.
  • For the months of November-April this position works Wednesday-Sunday, 3:00 P.M.-11:30 P.M. at TCO Sports Garden in the fieldhouse and assisting the ice rink staff. Fieldhouse duties include monitor and direct field use, field set up and tear down, turf maintenance, and cleaning.
Minimum Qualifications
Education: Sufficient to perform the duties.
Experience: Six months (1040 equivalent hours) as a Parks and Recreation Aide 1 or equivalent experience.
Certification/Licensure: Must have and maintain a valid class D driver's license. May be required to obtain pesticide applicator's license, depending on assignment.
Other: Must be 18 years of age or older.
Examples of Work Performed
Answer telephone calls and respond to public inquiries concerning County facilities.
Sell tickets, collects fees, and accounts for money received.
Answer questions from golfers, arena users, and nature center and park patrons.
Sweep, mop, scrub, and vacuum floors in parks and recreation facilities.
Cut and trim grass using hand operated equipment and power mowers.
Dispose of trash and trim trees.
Assist in minor building and service equipment repairs or with special projects, as assigned.
Change cups on greens, move tee markers, and rake sand bunkers.
Complete touch-up painting on signs, equipment, and buildings.
Lay sod, and repair turf damage and/or apply fertilizer and pesticides (if qualified and assigned).
Monitor building during rentals and/or events including the opening and closing of the building.
Shovel and blow snow.
Operate scoreboards, PA systems, and/or other electronic systems or devices.
Assist in changing blades on ice making machines.
Operate ice edgers and ice resurfacing equipment.
Patrol designated areas as assigned, report disturbances and assist patrons as necessary.
Conduct user surveys.
Drive company vehicles as assigned.