City and County of Denver
Denver, Colorado, United States
About Our Job With eight golf facilities, Denver Golf has something for everyone: one 27-hole regulation golf course, four 18-hole regulation golf courses, one 18-hole executive mountain golf course, two 9-hole par three golf courses, two Miniature Golf facilities, five driving ranges (including the signature Aqua Golf water range), six Restaurants, and the Denver Junior Golf/The First Tee of Denver - One of the largest Junior Golf programs in the country. Denver Golf has outstanding course conditions and top-notch guest services for the best value. From urban golf settings to mountain vistas, you will find it here at Denver Golf. See what Denver Golf is all about! https://vimeo.com/221918735 The Denver Municipal Golf Courses are open for play year-round (weather permitting) from daylight until dark and the golf pro shops are open 364 days a year with the exception of the Christmas Day holiday. We are seeking applicants who are able to work weekends and holidays during our operating season. City Park Golf Course (2500 York St) - Hiring starting late Spring/Summer Evergreen Golf Course (29614 Upper Bear Creek Rd) Harvard Gulch Golf Course (660 E Iliff Ave) Kennedy Golf Course (10500 E Hampden Ave) Overland Golf Course (1801 S Huron St) Wellshire Golf Course (3333 S Colorado Blvd) Willis Case Golf Course (4999 Vrain St) Aqua Golf Water Driving Range (501 W Florida Ave) Golf Outdoor Course Worker responsibilities: Performs routine landscaping Mows, aerates, and fertilizes sports fields, parks and other landscaped areas Loads and unloads equipment and supplies, cleans and cares for basic tools and equipment Assists in the repair of water line breaks, cuts and lays sod, cleans sprinkler lines, valves and heads Assists trades workers with painting and other assigned duties Assists fence crews in the basic maintenance of ball fields, playgrounds, and construction of sprinkling systems Assists with horticultural tasks in flower beds and other plantings By position, may assist tree trimmers in the maintenance of trimming, removing, and spraying trees Performs other related duties as assigned or requested Any one position may not include all of the duties listed. However, the allocation of positions will be determined by the amount of time spent in performing the essential duties listed above This is an on-call position which will work no more than 39 hours per week and is not eligible for benefits. On-call positions may have routine or variable work schedules About You We are looking for applicants who have a great attitude and who would love to work early in the morning out on the Golf Course. Our ideal candidate is seeking an opportunity to do work that positively impacts Denver's Golf Courses. Additionally, our ideal candidate will possess: Previous golf course maintenance experience (landscaping, irrigation, mowing, etc.) Have graduated from high school or has a GED certificate Be currently enrolled in a Turf Management program Flexibility to work on weekends and holidays Ability to work in all weather conditions Consistency and punctuality We realize that your time is valuable, so please do not apply unless you possess the following minimum requirements: Education: None Experience: None Licensures/Certification(s): None Equivalency: None About Everything Else Job Profile CG2113 Park Seasonal Laborer To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here . Position Type Oncall Pay Range Pay Range $11.10 - $15.20 Agency Parks and Recreation Assessment Requirement The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. For information about right to work, click here for English or here for Spanish.
Westminster, Colorado, United States
POSITION PURPOSE / IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION The Parksworker I/II is a skilled to semi-skilled laborer who is involved in light equipment operation, construction and mechanical work of a primarily physically demanding nature.Work involves responsibility for performing a variety of tasks with a major emphasis on general park and open space maintenance, landscape construction, and maintenance of sports fields (including lining, dragging and prep-work for scheduled games and events). Position requires working evenings, weekends, and some overtime. This position may work five (5) eight (8) hour days, or four (4) ten (10) hour days up to the Supervisor's discretion. The full salary range for this position is stated above. The starting range of pay is dependent on qualifications and experience of each individual candidate. The full salary range for Parksworker I $37,020-47,389 and Parksworker II is $42,782 - $54,764. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,500 per year depending on the employee's fluency in Spanish, Hmong, and/or Laotian. ORGANIZATIONAL COMPETENCIES AND CULTURAL VALUES/GENERAL COMPETENCIES The mission of every employee at the City of Westminster is to deliver exceptional value and quality of life through SPIRIT.Each employee is measured by the ability to adhere to the City's core values of Service, Pride, Integrity, Responsibility, Innovation, and Teamwork. This position supports the goals of the Parks, Recreation and Libraries Department, which enhances the quality of life for all Westminster citizens by providing diverse leisure, recreational and informational services and resources; and acquiring, developing and maintaining first-class parks, facilities, open space and recreational trails. This position works towards the accomplishment of the Departments mission: "Together we create exceptional opportunities for a vibrant community with a commitment to nature, wellness and literacy." Every employee is accountable to: Demonstrate a high level of customer service; encourage others to focus on the customer; foster an environment where customer service is a priority Communicate with customers to ensure that, where possible, they are satisfied, and that their needs are being addressed; solicit and evaluate customer feedback Act as an ambassador by understanding and fostering the organization's mission and vision Exhibit pride in self, the department, the city, and the community; conduct self in a professional manner Demonstrate integrity and build trust through credibility, reliability, commitment, loyalty, and ethical behavior Address difficult or contentious issues in a constructive manner Support/promote change; demonstrate flexibility, and take calculated risks when appropriate Participate in personal growth opportunities, and attend trainings designed to enhance capacity to bring new skills and ideas to the job and the organization Work to continuously improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the service or product being delivered Demonstrate support for team efforts by accepting new roles and responsibilities, and helping others achieve objectives Value diversity; demonstrate an awareness of differences; demonstrate sensitivity, and adapt behaviors and communication to accommodate these differences GENERAL COMPETENCIES Citywide - Every employee in this position is accountable to: Establish effective interpersonal relationships through honest, open communication and follow-through on commitments Recognize personal strengths and weaknesses, and target areas for personal self-development Demonstrate initiative in performing job tasks Exhibit problem-solving skills leading to sound judgment and quality decisions Achieve goals, and handle assigned workload and new assignments effectively; demonstrate an ability to work independently Communicate effectively with individuals and groups using clear and concise verbal and written communications Demonstrate accountability for work, and take ownership in job performance Demonstrate concern for the accuracy and quality of work; take steps to correct mistakes and improve the overall product Job Specific - Every employee in this position must be able to: Demonstrate knowledge of equipment, material, and practices used for general park maintenance, construction, and turf care Apply applicable safety rules and procedures Be flexible in all work assignments and work schedules Carry out work efficiently with minimal supervision Safely operate and train others in the safe operation of mechanical hand tools and various light equipment related to parks maintenance, greenhouse operations, and irrigation Perform facility and grounds maintenance on parks, sports fields, and open space areas Remove snow at public facilities when necessary Preserve park cleanliness Attend meetings and work at athletic events Professionally interact with seasonal employees helping direct work and monitoring employee safety Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and work groups Deal effectively and professionally with the general public, consultants, and vendors JOB SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS Essential Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks 1. Performs facility grounds maintenance of City's park system, open space areas, sports fields, and turf areas, including: Mowing park areas and athletic fields in the City's park system on a scheduled basis Planting and maintaining trees and shrubs Digging trenches for irrigation repair work Watering, dragging, chalking, and tamping batter's boxes and pitcher's mound as necessary Painting athletic fields for soccer and baseball or softball Applying pesticides as needed Maintaining playgrounds Participation in greenhouse operation activities Preparing, planting, and maintaining flower beds and gardens 2. Preserves cleanliness of City's park system, including: Removing trash and litter from parks and public grounds Cleaning shelters and restrooms 3. Performs a variety of construction related projects and repairs permanent structures 4. Reads and follows athletic event schedules, works athletic events, and attends other related meetings 5. Leads seasonal employees and assists Crewleader in assigning duties as well as in reviewing work and monitoring employee safety 6. Possesses a valid driver's license; operates City vehicles in a safe and responsible manner, including driving in all weather conditions; and possesses or is able to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver's License within six (6) months of employment 7. Maintains regular and punctual attendance Other Duties and Responsibilities 1. Incumbent is accountable for all duties of this job, and other projects and responsibilities may be added at the City's discretion POSITION REQUIREMENTS/WORKING CONDITIONS/PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience, Skills, Formal Training, Licenses, and Certifications Required : Graduation from high school or GED Possess previous experience in landscape, turf, open space or sports field maintenance Must obtain Colorado Department of Agriculture Certified Applicator's license within one year of hire Maintain a valid driver's license and safe driving record throughout employment, with a valid ClassB Commercial Driver License obtained prior to or within six (6) months of employment Preferred : Ability to direct and set example for small group of seasonal employees in the accomplishment of specific tasks Capability and desire to enroll in educational classes in turf management, irrigation, and landscape construction Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience, which would provide the required knowledge and skills, may be considered. Physical Requirements Work is physical in nature and requires sufficient physical strength and stamina to: Occasionally sit while driving to work assignments and performing office tasks; frequently stand and constantly walk on uneven terrain in all weather conditions to safely complete assigned tasks Occasional squatting, twisting, climbing, and balancing to inspect assigned areas and perform snow removal Frequent bending, kneeling, and reaching below shoulder to perform irrigation repair and park maintenance Frequent light/firm grasp to properly use tools and equipment; occasional fine manipulation use to perform office duties; constant handling to use safely use machinery and heavy equipment Occasional stepping up and/or down to enter and exit vehicles and climb ladders; constant actuate mechanism to safely operate heavy equipment and vehicles Standard near and/or far acuity and hearing Occasional lifting of up to fifty (50) pounds from ground to waist to move material and supplies; constant carrying of up to twenty-five (25) pounds at waist level to use weed clearing equipment; occasional carrying of up to fifty (50) pounds to use a backpack sprayer; frequent pushing and/or pulling of up to 100 pounds to use a painter WORKING CONDITIONS Work is constantly performed indoors and outdoors with constant exposure to extreme temperatures year-round.Position is responsible for the maintenance of all City parks, forestry, open space, and athletic fields throughout the year.Snow removal at City facilities, parks, and trails is done when needed. Required Materials and Equipment Operates light equipment such as pick-up truck, small dump truck, tractors, horticultural hand tools, rototillers, sod cutters, pruners, self-propelled, walk-behind mowers, riding mowers, snow blowers, 20-foot trailers, water equipment, equipment to prepare and line athletic fields, and other equipment as necessary.Depending on the project, may also utilize small tools such as hammers, saws, measuring tape, levels, drills, and power tools to complete assigned responsibilities. PRE-EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS Background checks will include employment references and criminal history, and when applicable, credit check, driver license record, and education verification Drug screen Physical Must be legally entitled to work in the United States Closing Date/Time: 6/17/2019 8:30 AM Mountain