Reporting to the Parks & Recreation Superintendent, this full-time position is responsible for general maintenance of the parks, all buildings located in the parks, and all maintenance equipment. Duties will include, but will not be limited to: Operating power-mowers, push mowers, tractors, light trucks, skip loaders and other power equipment used in maintenance and development of a park facility. This position will assist in the propagation of turf and plants from seed and cuttings; dig trenches and lay pipe, repair lines, haul dirt and gravel, rake and pick up litter; keep all restrooms neat and clean; paint, stain, assist in construction of buildings, signs, benches and equipment. This position performs general maintenance on equipment, greasing, washing, and sharpening of mower blades; operates spray equipment in controlling plant pests and diseases; and plants and irrigates new turf areas and landscape areas.
This position requires any combination of experience and training, which demonstrates the knowledge and ability to perform this type of work. Applicants must have sufficient formal education to be able to read and write in the English language and have the ability to follow instructions and do simple mathematical calculations. A current valid driver’s license is also required.
The hourly pay rate for this position is $16.45 - $18.59, plus an excellent benefits package.
The applicants with the highest qualifications as determined by the screening process, will be invited to one or more interviews which may include practical examinations, written tests, or a combination of assessment exercises.
To be considered for this position, a completed City of Elko employment application (resume optional) must be submitted to the Human Resources Department (1751 College Avenue, Elko, NV 89801) no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 2, 2018. For application materials, please visit our website at www.elkocity.com or call (775) 777-7122.
The City of Elko Recreation Department is currently seeking applications for a Fun Factory Aide to supervise, coordinate, and oversee the activities of all children participating in our Before/After School Program. The successful candidate must be at least 16 years of age and possess a valid Nevada Driver’s License. Skills in First Aid and CPR are preferred. The starting hourly rate of pay is $9.50.
To be considered for this position, a City of Elko employment application must be submitted to the Human Resources Department (1751 College Avenue, Elko, NV 89801) no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 2, 2018. For application materials, please visit our website at www.elkocity.com.