• Temporary Part-Time Parks Worker- Carter Lake

    Job ID
    2019-3338
    Position Type
    Part Time - Temporary
    Hiring Pay/Range
    11.10-15.00
    Closing Date
    Open Until Filled
    Department
    Natural Resources
    Reporting Location : Location
    US-CO-Loveland
  • Overview

    Natural Resources manages Larimer County's great outdoor places, including open spaces and magnificent water-based recreation areas, and fosters responsible land stewardship through weed management and healthy forest practices.  The Department of Natural Resources has 40+ benefited employees and 125+ seasonal and part time employees. 

      

    Our mission is to establish, protect, and manage significant regional parks and open lands providing quality outdoor recreational opportunities and stewardship of natural resource values. We are committed to fostering a sense of community and appreciation for the natural and agricultural heritage of Larimer County for present and future generations.

     

    Larimer County Department of Natural Resources is seeking a skilled and talented individual to join our team.

    Details

    Responsibilities

    • Perform general upkeep and cleaning of campgrounds and park facilities
    • Perform landscape maintenance including mowing, watering, pruning, and weed control
    • Operate a variety of light equipment including mowers and chainsaws; perform preventative maintenance of tools and equipment used in parks grounds maintenance including mowers, weed eaters, hand tools, etc
    • Advise park users of recreational opportunities and park regulations
    • Perform other duties as appropriate or necessary for performance of the job

    To see the full job description for this position, please click here.

     

    Please note that this position is located at Carter Lake. 

     

    Qualifications:

    • Three months of experience in general landscaping and/or groundskeeping desired
    • High School Diploma or GED required
    • Possession of a valid Driver's License

    Other Information to Note:

    • This is a temporary position.  Both full time and part time positions may be available.
      • Part time:  working up to 29 hours/week for up to 10 months
    • Must work weekends and holidays.  
    • Work schedules are subject to change depending on weather and visitation.
    • This position is not eligible for benefits.
    • An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background test. As marijuana is an illegal substance under federal law, testing positive for marijuana (medical or otherwise) or any other substance for which the county tests, will result in the contingent offer of employment being revoked. A successful completion of the drug screen is defined as obtaining a negative result.
    • This posting is "Open until filled" and may close at any time.  Once we begin the interview process, we may not consider additional applicants unless a candidate is not hired from the interview pool.

    Employee Benefits

    Click here to view information on Larimer County's Benefits.  Temporary employees may qualify for medical benefits if eligibility requirements are met.

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