Maintenance Assistant

  • Part Time
  • Newport

Jacksonport State Park

Maintenance Assistant

Position #: 22092184

Salary: $22,880

Grade: GS01

Location: Jacksonport State Park, Newport, AR

Closing date: 02/21/2021

This position assists with the maintenance program of park facilities, grounds, and equipment. Performs skilled and non-skilled duties including carpentry, plumbing, electrical, cleaning, mowing, weed trimming, trash removal, vehicle maintenance, and other related maintenance activities. Other duties include assisting with the training and supervision of seasonal employees, community service workers, and volunteers involved with maintenance projects. The Maintenance Assistant helps in maintaining equipment histories, inventorying supplies and materials, record-keeping, assisting the public as necessary, and other duties as assigned. Occasional travel to participate in specialized training is required. Must be able to work in inclement weather, traverse rough terrain, lift up to 50 lbs., and work a flexible schedule, including weekends and holidays. A valid driver’s license is required, and a driver’s record will be checked.

Position offers a full benefit package including paid holidays, annual and sick leave, health insurance, and retirement pension.

Applicants must meet or exceed the following qualifications: Completion of sufficient education or training to read and write; plus one year of experience or on-the-job training performing grounds keeping and/or maintaining lawn-care equipment.

We are an EOE/ADA/AA employer. Minorities and women encouraged to apply.

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