Maintenance Worker - Parks
Salary $3,325.00 - $4,483.00 Monthly Location Public Works Service Center - Rancho Cucamonga, CA Job Type Full Time Department Street & Park Maint Job Number 2020-2E
Closing 2/6/2020 5:00 PM Pacific
WHY JOIN #TEAMRC
The City of Rancho Cucamonga is not your average public agency employer. We have evolved from the antiquated civil service government employment of the past. Our driving staff force, known as Team RC, embodies a culture of innovation and collaboration. We believe that our employees are the best representation of our values and we strive to be on the cutting edge of diversity, inclusion, and technology. When you join Team RC, whether you're front-and-center or behind-the-scenes, you can rest assured that your work makes an impact in the community you serve. Our enthusiasm for public service and our commitment to continuous learning helps Team RC focus on what really matters.....service and people. So get comfortable, grab a snack and apply to join Team RC.
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING HERE AT TEAM RC
This position might be perfect for you if:
You enjoy working with a diverse, well trained and energetic crew.You like having top of the line equipment and all the right tools to get the job done.You would rather be working outdoors in the fresh air and not stuck behind a desk.You enjoy watching your hard work be enjoyed by the many park users daily.You like having a 4-10 work schedule and 3 days off to spend with family, friends or any other hobbies you enjoy. You'll be responsible for:Working alongside a crew maintaining a safe, clean and fun environment for the many user groups and park goers.Renovating sports fields and providing the city with some of the nicest playing fields around.Operating heavy to small equipment to provide top notch service for our residents.Positive engagements with the public in our parks to maintain a great family environment!Pruning, planting and trimming of shrubs/trees along with the maintenance of park amenities to provide a safe and fun place for everyone.Maintaining tools and equipment that are provided to you, to maximize your full potential and efforts. For more information on this position please visit the job description here.
Potential interview date: Thursday, February 20, 2020
**Subject to change at the discretion of the personnel officer**
ARE YOU QUALIFIED
Education and/or Experience: Graduation from high school or equivalent and one year of experience in construction or maintenance work or any combination of training and experience that provides the desired knowledge and abilities.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of methods, common tools and equipment used in public works construction and maintenance work; basic safety precautions and procedures. Ability to perform skilled and unskilled maintenance work; operate and perform routine maintenance and servicing of a variety of power-driven equipment and power tools; understand and follow verbal and written instructions; work safely and efficiently with others, and assist in the training of less experienced workers; deal tactfully with the public.
Special Requirements: Possession of or ability to obtain an appropriate California driver's license and a satisfactory driving record.
WHERE DO YOU GO FROM HERE
APPLICATION PROCESS All applicants are required to apply online at www.cityofrc.us. Closing date is 5:00 pm on Thursday, February 6, 2020 or until a sufficient number of applications have been received.
Applications must be complete and demonstrate that the minimum qualifications are met. All statements made on the application are subject to investigation and verification. Resumes may be attached to completed application form as supplemental information, but will not be accepted in lieu of an official application form. Applications will be screened and the most qualified candidates who best match the needs of the City will be invited to compete further in the examination process. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will remain candidates until a final offer is accepted by the candidate who most closely meets the requirements of the City. The City may conclude that none of the candidates, even those who meet the minimum qualifications, are appropriate for the position.
Successful candidates shall be required to: Complete a verification form designated by Immigration and Naturalization Service to certify that they are eligible for employment in the United States of America; and Pass a pre-employment medical exam, including a drug/alcohol screening; and Provide proof of a valid California driver's license and be insurable; and Pass a reference and background verification. References will not be contacted until a mutual interest has been established.
The City of Rancho Cucamonga Participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. In accordance, the City will provide the Social Security Administration and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information regarding E-Verify, the Federal Government's online employment eligibility verification system, please visit www.uscis.gov.
Disclaimers The City of Rancho Cucamonga is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. In addition, the City of Rancho Cucamonga abides by a nepotism policy which may preclude you from being hired if the City employs a relative. The City of Rancho Cucamonga makes reasonable accommodations for disabled persons, considering each situation on an individual basis. Please make direct requests for accommodation to Human Resources. For information on Employee Rights under the Family and Medical Leave Act, please click here. There is a no smoking policy in effect in all City Offices and vehicles. Finally, please note that the provisions of this bulletin do not constitute a contract expressed or implied and any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked without notice. Questions regarding this recruitment may be directed to Human Resources at Careers@CityofRC.us. Applicants may wish to visit the City's official website at www.cityofrc.us for more information.
AgencyCity of Rancho CucamongaAddress10500 Civic Center Dr.
Rancho Cucamonga, California, 91730Phone(909) 774-2418 Websitehttp://www.cityofrc.us