Temporary positions not-to-exceed 1039 regular hours in a service year may be terminated sooner or extended depending on management needs. The typical seasonal entry-on-duty period is May - November, but can be variable during these months due to weather conditions, project needs, or funding. Anticipated Entry on Duty: May 2020Learn more about this agency
These positions are located in Cornish NH and Woodstock VT within the Division of Maintenance at the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site and Marsh Billings Rockefeller National Historical Park, in the Maintenance Division. The primary purpose of the position requires mainly physical ability and effort of varying difficulty to accomplish a series of assigned tasks necessary to maintain park grounds and restroom facilities which require little or no specialized skill; however, work does require skill to operate common handheld tools and power equipment. Mow lawns using, industrial, walking-type power mowers (e.g. one or more cutting decks, mechanical controls, and attachable implements) and/or simple riding-type mowers (e.g., a fixed or floating cutting deck(s) with limited adjustments), adjust blades, string trimmers, and assures the machinery is well oiled and clean. Routinely check filters and fluids and advises of any needed repairs. Reports damages to Facility Manager. Trim weeds and grass from around walls, walks, poles and trees using manual and power tools; may be required to pull weeds and grass by hand. Trim Hedges, water trees and shrubbery as necessary; rakes leaves and collects fallen branches; prune suckers off of trees; cuts vegetation using axe, handsaw and/or pruners. Assist with planting flowers, preparing flower beds and lawns for sod and bedding plants. Manually collects trash from park grounds, cleans parking lot restroom facility daily. Loads and unloads trash and debris from receptacles. May assist buildings journeyman trade employees with projects related to carpentry, plumbing and painting as well as helping with custodial duties.
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