Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker

Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker

Application Deadline: Saturday, August 31, 2019, 4:30pm Central Time. (10 days remain)

Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position.:

Job Title: Seasonal Park Maintenance Worker

Closing Date/Time: Saturday, 8/31/2019, 4:30 pm

Salary: $9.00 to $11.00 per hour

Job Type: Seasonal

Location: Davenport, Iowa

Job Summary

Performs a variety of maintenance and groundskeeping functions at Glynns Creek Golf Course, Scott County Park, West Lake Park, or other locations as assigned.

Job Responsibilities

1. Operates a variety of mowing equipment, weed eaters, tractors and light trucks to maintain the various park locations.

2. Provides custodial duties to include picking up trash, cleaning restrooms, sweeping, mopping, etc. May operate garbage collection truck if directed. (CDL required)

3. Performs maintenance work to include minor repairs of buildings and equipment, cleaning grills and burners, laying sod, washing vehicles, light electrical, plumbing and/or carpentry work, etc.. Preventive maintenance on mowers such as changing oil and greasing.

4. Performs forestry work to include pruning trees, operating wood chipper, etc.

5. Other duties as needed and/or assigned.

Standards for Initial Consideration


Currently completing or has completed High School Diploma or GED preferred.

Work Experience:

Previous experience in park and grounds maintenance, Custodial, mowing, equipment operation, electrical, plumbing and/or carpentry is preferred.

Essential Skills:

Ability to work effectively with staff, co-workers and the general public.

Ability to operate equipment safely is essential.

Must possess and maintain valid driver's license and satisfactory driving record required (verified). CDL preferred (class B).

Ability to exemplify, by his or her actions, the County's PRIDE philosophy.


This position is not benefit eligible.