Landscape Technician

Open until filled

  • Job TypeSeasonal
  • Package$13.62 - $17.20 per hour depending on experience

The City of Merriam Public Works Department is seeking a seasonal Landscape Technician. The qualified applicant will be responsible for supporting the City’s mission by helping to present well-maintained and landscaped public grounds. This seasonal position runs from approximately April 1 to October 31 (Overtime Eligible).

Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to: weeding, tree and bush trimming and pruning, operation of City-owned vehicles and landscaping power/ motorized equipment, rental pavilion set-up/clean-up, and general upkeep of the City’s landscaped beds in a variety of weather conditions. Will perform other related duties as necessary and assigned.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  •  Must be 18 years of age;
  •  Ability to work outside in all weather conditions during spring/summer;
  •  Working knowledge of various power tools and basic landscaping tools;
  •  Must have valid State Driver’s license and acceptable driving record.

 

Miscellaneous Information If reasonable accommodation is necessary to apply, or to request a full job description, email Human Resources Department at sthompson@merriam.org. No phone calls please.