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News: Job Opportunity: Full-Time Head Grounds Equipment Operator (Parks Department)

Date Published Author
8/5/2021 12:00:00 AM  Thomas Venniro 

Job Notice - Town of Parma Parks Department
Full-Time Head Grounds Equipment Operator
Town of Parma 
Starting Pay Rate: Hourly Based on Experience (Plus Benefits)
Starting Date: Fall, 2021

We are excited to announce that we will be hiring a full-time employee to work with our team in the Parks Department! If you, or someone you know, likes working outdoors in a beautiful park setting, this is a great opportunity! See details below:
The Town of Parma is accepting applications for a Full-Time Parks Department Head Grounds Equipment Operator. The position of Head Grounds Equipment Operator, under the direct supervision of the Parks Foreman, is a lead position involving responsibility for supervising and performing a variety of semi-skilled grounds maintenance tasks involving the upkeep of lawns, athletic fields, trees, shrubs, flowerbeds, sidewalks, driveways, and out-buildings. The work involves manual labor and is performed in both good and inclement weather conditions, such as extremes of heat, cold, and humidity. Direct supervision is exercised over a crew of Laborers. Candidates should possess reliability; initiative; a good knowledge of grounds maintenance work including procedures, practices, and equipment; good knowledge of tools and equipment operations; ability to operate hand power and motorized grounds tools and equipment in a safe manner; ability to lead and perform preventative maintenance and repair work on motorized grounds equipment; ability to care for and store tools and equipment; ability to effectively deal with the public; ability to establish good working relationships with others; ability to supervise the work of a crew; ability to give oral directions; ability to push, hold and lift equipment, tools, supplies, debris; mechanical aptitude; endurance; physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.
Click here for a full-page job description: Full Time Parks Department Head Grounds Equipment Operator - Town of Parma Job Announcement 2021.pdf

Monroe County employment applications must be submitted to Parma Town Clerk Office at 1300 Hilton Parma Corners Road, P.O. Box 728, Hilton, NY 14468 postmarked by Friday, August 20.  Interviews will be conducted as applications are received and will be conducted until the position is filled. 

The Town of Parma is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Please send a Monroe County Employment Application (found at www.hprecreation.org) with any accompanying documents (cover letter, resume, etc.) to:
Parma Town Clerk’s Office
1300 Hilton Parma Corners Road
P.O. Box 728
Hilton, NY  14468

Any questions please call 392-9030. 

Application Link: http://www.parmany.org/pdf/clerk/Employment-Application.pdf

We hope to hear from some interested applicants soon!