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General Utility Worker

Location

Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve
Southern Pines, NC
Moore County

Contact

Application deadline

Applications will be accepted
until the position is filled.

Job description


Hours: 40 hours per week, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Days: Varied, weekend and holiday work required
Pay: $8 per hour
Job term: Seasonal, 11 months. Possibility for rehire after 1-month mandatory leave.
Start date: ASAP
 

Duties

  • Park maintenance and janitorial work
    • Cleaning restrooms and other visitor center and maintenance shop facilities
    • Removing litter and/or natural debris from parking lot, sidewalks, trails, etc.
    • Mowing and maintaining grounds throughout the park
  • Trail work
    • Outdoor manual labor repairing existing trails and creating new trail reroutes
    • Trimming fire lines, service roads, trails
  • Operating park machinery: riding mower, tractor, chainsaw, weedeater, etc.
  • Assisting permanent staff in the performance of their duties
  • Participating on prescribed burns after obtaining all necessary training
     

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must possess a valid driver's license
  • Must be willing to work in all types of weather
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours when emergencies, events, or prescribed burns require longer hours
  • Previous work outdoors or maintenance experience preferrred
     

How to apply

You must fill out the NC State Government Paper Application for Employment (PD-107). Applications can be picked up at the visitor center as well.

Completed forms may be emailed to nancy.williamson@ncparks.gov or submitted in person or by mail to the park office at 1024 Fort Bragg Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387.