Stark Parks
  • 03-Jul-2018 to 21-Jul-2018 (EST)
  • Canton, OH, USA
  • 13.29
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Medical, dental, and vision benefits. Generous vacation and sick leave policy as well as participation in Ohio Public Employee Retiremet System (OPERS).

The Stark County Park District is currently seeking a full time Crew Worker in the Massillon area to be a part of our Operations facilities team maintaining park facilities (buildings, shelters, etc.) within an 8000+ acre park system in Stark County. If you love providing great customer service, working independently and want to make a difference in your community, join us at Stark Parks!

Essential Functions:

  • Perform custodial type duties such as event clean up, trash pickup, emptying trash and recycling receptacles, cleaning restrooms etc. at various Park sites throughout Stark County, as needed.
  • Responsible for the set up and clean up of Stark Parks special events and private reservation events at various locations, as scheduled.
  • Responsible for facilities maintenance duties including custodial work and general upkeep of buildings and grounds, as well as operation of equipment pertaining to floor maintenance. Required to resolve light facility maintenance concerns (changing lightbulbs, ballasts, etc.).
  • Performs lawn maintenance (effectively operating a variety of lawn maintenance equipment) including cutting and trimming grass, trimming trees and bushes, and is responsible for trash removal and snow removal at different park locations, as needed.
  • Safely and effectively uses a variety of hand and power tools and equipment in performance of trail maintenance and/or construction duties; responsible for complying with a variety of safety regulations and maintaining clean and orderly work areas and park owned vehicles.
  • Effectively interacts with park patrons and manages difficult situations involving patron concerns appropriately.
  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to work productively independently and as part of a team
  • Knowledge of various hand and power tools, lawn mowers/trimmers and other grounds equipment
  • Working knowledge of custodial techniques and cleaning products
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service to Park patrons as well as internally
  • Ability to work in a variety of environments, including outdoors, around bodies of water and in varying extreme weather conditions (extreme heat and cold)
  • Ability to regularly walk, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch
  • Ability to frequently handle and lift, push and pull, heavy objects in excess of 50 lbs. without assistance
  • Familiarity with OSHA, PERRP, and SDS standards required

Basic Requirements: Must be 18 years of age or older, high school diploma or equivalent preferred, not required. Relevant work experience preferred, but not required. Valid Driver's License required.

Due to the nature of this position the physical requirements include the ability use hands and fingers to handle/feel, frequently required to stand, walk, bend, reach, climb, stoop, kneel and crouch continuously throughout the work day. Ability to frequently lift/carry, push/pull up to 50 lbs. without assistance. Vision abilities include close, distance and peripheral vision. Frequently exposed to moderate to loud noise levels. Frequent exposure to airborne dusts, dirt, fumes, and varying outdoor weather conditions.

Hours: Must be able to work Monday through Thursday 2:00pm to 10:00pm, Friday (variable hours, typically 11:00am to 7:00pm; or 2:00pm to 10:00pm) with possibility of additional hours, including weekends at season peaks.

Pay: $11.96/hour probationary period rate during first 90 worked days, $13.29/hour after successful completion of probationary period.

Union Dues: $22.94 bi-weekly, after 90 days worked

Must be eligible for employment in the United States. Pre-employment background check and drug screening will be performed.


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