|Job type||Full Time|
Park and Recreation
The Park & Recreation Department maintains more than 200 parks and public spaces citywide as well as providing recreational activities and educational programming that makes Fort Worth a great place to live, work and play.
The City of Fort Worth Park & Recreation Department is recruiting for a full-time position for West District.
Work Schedule: 7:00 am to 3:30 pm, 40 hours per week, schedule varies.
Selected candidate will perform a variety of construction and maintenance activities in the completion of assigned divisional services and operations which may include those related to water distribution or collection systems, utility services, transportation/public works, parks and community services and other manual labor responsibilities.
High School Diploma/GED and no experience required or, no High School Diploma/GED and one year of experience as substitution by specialized training in general maintenance and construction operations.
Proper techniques and uses of a variety of hand and power tools and machinery are required.
Valid Texas Driver's License.
Landscape maintenance experience preferred.
One year of general maintenance, park maintenance, and /or construction experience preferred.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Depending on assignment, positions in this class typically require indoor and outdoor environments; exposure to extremes in weather conditions; exposure to vibrations, and noise; work on slippery or uneven surfaces, work with electrical energy; work with and around heavy machinery, in or near vehicle traffic; exposure to dust and fumes from motorized equipment; possible exposure to toxic chemicals.
Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for sitting, standing, or walking for extended periods of time; moderate and heavy lifting and carrying, pulling, reaching, bending, climbing, and kneeling; use of fingers, both hands, and both legs required; must be able to distinguish colors; must be able to operate assigned vehicle. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Heavy Work - Depending on assignment, positions in this class typically exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly having to move objects.
Closing Date/Time: 1/25/19
|Employer||City of Fort Worth, TX|