Seasonal Grounds Laborer

Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency

Location: Site 2, 1954 County Home Rd, Marion, IA

Wage: $17/hour

Schedule:

  • Flexible (Full-time or Part-time)
  • Saturdays (7am - 2:30pm) with flexible hours during the week
  • Monday-Friday between 7am-4:30pm.
  • Saturday only schedule available

Duration: Seasonal (Maximum 4 months starting in May)

To Apply: Complete application at www.solidwasteagency.org/about-us and click apply now or email to hr@solidwasteagency.org or mail hard copy to Solid Waste Agency, 1954 County Home Rd., Marion, IA 52302.

 

The Seasonal Grounds Laborer is a temporary seasonal position (4 months maximum) that will assist laborers in grounds maintenance responsibilities at the landfill. This position will be responsible for operating mowers, trimmers and other similar equipment. This position will also assist in litter control for picking litter onsite and nearby roadways.

Work is performed under the direction of the designated supervisor.

Position Responsibilities

  • assists with grounds maintenance including site appearance
  • operates related equipment mowers and string trimmers
  • performs litter control tasks
  • general customer assistance
  • cleans Agency buildings and vehicles as directed
  • assists with traffic control
  • adheres to all safety rules established
  • performs related work as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education:
    • high school diploma or equivalent required
    • Must have valid driver’s license to operate Agency vehicles
  • Experience:
    • experience with mowing equipment and grounds maintenance or similar experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • skills in safely operating equipment and tools
  • ability to communicate with others including the public and users of Agency facilities
  • knowledge of safety rules and accident prevention practices
  • sufficient vision, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits the employee to work unattended onsite and along roadways.
  • sufficient manual dexterity and mobility, with or without reasonable accommodation, which permits the employee to lift fifty (50) pounds and to use hand tools.

Pre-employment Testing: drug screen

FLSA Status: non-exempt

Job Type: seasonal temporary employment (full-time or part-time)

Benefits: non-eligible

COVID-19 Precautions:

Social distancing measure are taken and face masks are required. Temperatures are taken at the beginning of each day for all personnel; this includes new hires.

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Seasonal Grounds Laborer

Cedar Rapids Linn County Solid Waste Agency

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Job ID: 73338

Posted 5 days ago

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