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Seasonal - General Utility Worker

Location

Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve
Southern Pines, NC
Moore County

Contact

Nancy Williamson
nancy.williamson@ncparks.gov
(910) 692-2167

Application deadline

Applications are due:
Monday, July 29, 2019

Job description

Hours: 40 Hours per week, 7:30am-4:30pm
Days: Varied, Weekend and Holiday work required
Pay: $8.00 per hour
Job Term: Seasonal, eleven months. Possibility for re-hire after 1-month mandatory leave
Start Date: ASAP, or no later than Monday, Sept. 2nd

Duties:

  • Trailwork:
    • Outdoor manual labor repairing existing trails and creating new trail re-routes
    • Trimming fire lines, service roads, trails
  • Other park clean-up and maintenance:
    • Cleaning facilities
    • Removing litter and/or debris
    • Mowing and maintaining grounds throughout the park
  • Operating park machinery: riding mower, tractor, chainsaw, weed-eater
  • Assisting permanent staff in 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 able to work in all types of weather
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours when emergencies, events, or prescribed burns require longer hours
  • No experience necessary, but should have an interest in parks, the outdoors, and/or maintenance

How to apply

You must fill out a state application form PD-107. This form can be obtained from the park office or online at: https://oshr.nc.gov/documents/nc-state-government-application-employment-pd-107. Submit application by July 29th by mail or in person to 1024 Fort Bragg Rd, Southern Pines, NC 28387 OR email: nancy.williamson@ncparks.gov.