Landscape Crew Laborer - Seasonal

Job Locations US-MN-Eagan
Category
Forestry
Type
Seasonal

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Forestry Landscape Crew Member

Fall, 2022

 

Pay: $14.58 - $18.34 per hour, DOQ

Seasonal/Temporary, Part-Term, Not Benefit Eligible

Positions open until filled

 

Are you looking for a fun fall job working outside? 

Interested in learning new skills?

 

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Competitive pay

Make a difference in the community

Spend time outside and have fun!

 

We are looking for positive and enthusiastic people from all backgrounds and levels of experience, to maintain and beautify Eagan's Parks.  This is a great opportunity for someone to grow, develop new skills, gain experience operating various equipment, and learn what it takes to keep our green spaces in tip-top shape and ready for the fall and winter months. 

Training, uniforms, tools and equipment provided. 

Experience preferred but not required!

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Hours of Work

Typical shifts are Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week, 7:00am - 3:00pm

This position runs through October for peak season with occasional hours in November/December

Flexible scheduling is available!

 

 

Job Summary

In this job you will:

  • Learn to perform various landscaping and maintenance activities at Eagan's 61 Parks, including:
    • Planing of trees, shrubs, perennials, and native grasses
    • Landscape bed and garden maintenance
    • Irrigation and fertilization
    • Mulching
    • Invasive plant management
    • Weed identification and control
  • Learn how to use landscape power equipment (roto-tiller, sod cutter, edger, hedge trimmer, etc.)
  • Work alone and as part of a team
  • Follow work direction and keep supervisor informed of any concerns
  • Maintain tools and equipment used on the job
  • Assist other City divisions as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications

What is needed to apply for this job?

  • Job seekers should be 18 years of age or older by first date of employment
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Basic Resume – Don’t have one?
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  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 70 pounds
  • Ability to stand, walk, sit, bend, kneel, crouch, twist, and turn and use of fine motor skills and manual dexterity
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions experience throughout the summer months
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with the public and co-workers

 

Here's what staff members have said about working at the City of Eagan:

 

"The part I enjoyed most, was the variety of work and opportunity to interact with peers and the public".

 

"I have a flexible boss, good pay, and a supportive work environment that gave me the ability to be independent and further my skills".

 

"This is a great job for someone who loves the outdoors and I loved coming to work every day".

 

"Great bosses! Great staff! Fun job working outside".

 

"This summer was a great experience, and I am happy i was able to join the Landscape Crew".

 

 

Located in the Twin Cities metro area, Eagan is home to about 68,000 people. The City operates under a Council-Administrator form of government, employing 250 regular full-time employees, and up to 400 seasonal and part-time employees.  Regarded as a great place to live, work and play, the City of Eagan prides itself on exceptional customer service and employs a stable workforce with experienced and professional staff. Areas of employment include finance, engineering, law enforcement, fire safety, parks and recreation, forestry, public works and utilities, community development, sports and fitness, arts and preschool education, etc. Visit our website to learn more at www.cityofeagan.com!

The City of Eagan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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