City of Birmingham Parks and Forestry Operator in Birmingham, Michigan

The City of Birmingham, MI, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Parks Forestry Operator. Under supervision of the Parks and Recreation Manager, performs a variety of landscaping, maintenance and operational duties. Work requires specialized knowledge of department operations and some independent judgment. Operates mowing, spraying, snow removal, and ice maintenance equipment requiring substantial skill and knowledge of safety procedures. May be assigned to miscellaneous duties related to department work projects. Performs related duties as assigned. Requirements: ulliPossession of a high school diploma or GED, supplemented with courses and/or training in landscaping or a related field./liliMinimum of 1-2 years of facility and ground maintenance experience with parks, forestry, or a related activity./liliPossession of, or ability to obtain, State of Michigan Commercial Driver’s License with A or B endorsements; and State of Michigan Commercial Pesticide Applicator Certification./liliKnowledge and skill in the operation of power equipment to include lawn mowers, tree trimmers, sprayers, and power tools./li/ul Salary and BenefitsulliPosition offers a pay range of $19.24 - $24.86/hr./liliThis is a full-time position offering a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits include Paid Time Off, medical, dental, vision, 401A, Retirement Health Savings, 457, Life Ins, FSA, Short/Long-Term Disability, Tuition Reimbursement./li/ulTo Apply: Submit Cover Letter, Résumé, and Completed City ofBirmingham Employment ApplicationemNo Later Than 4:00 PM on /ememTuesday, August 22, 2017./em To Apply: Submit Cover Letter, Résumé, and Completed City ofBirmingham Employment Application emNo Later Than 4:00 PM on /ememTuesday, August 22, 2017./em To Apply: Submit Cover Letter, Résumé, and Completed City ofBirmingham Employment ApplicationemNo Later Than 4:00 PM on /ememTuesday, August 22, 2017./emCity of Birmingham Employment Applications are available online at a href="www/bhamgov.org/jobs"www.bhamgov.org/jobs/a, or in the City of Birmingham Human Resources Department, located at 151 Martin, Birmingham, MI 48009. emThe Human Resources Department is open Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m./em