CITY OF POLSON Flower Maintenance Worker in POLSON, Montana

A city government is seeking two part-time, temporary Chamber Flower Maintenance Workers. SUMMARY OF WORK: Waters hanging flower baskets and landscaped areas on Main Street in Polson.JOB CHARACTERISTICS:-Waters the hanging flower baskets located throughout downtown area-Waters the landscaped areas and trees located throughout downtown area as necessary-Requires some physical labor - climbing in and out of utility vehicle-Watering of the baskets completed daily in all weather conditions, even rainfall-Adhere to safety practices and procedures-Limited contact with the public and other city employees/agencies-Limited supervision and direction of duties-Employee must be self-motivated and willing to nurture the baskets throughout the summerAREAS OF JOB ACCOUNTABILITY AND PERFORMANCE:-Maintains and waters the hanging flower baskets-Maintains and waters the trees and shrubs in downtown area-Occasionally opens bathroom facilities-Occasionally empties trash receptacles and picks up litter-Performs other duties as assignedJOB REQUIREMENTS:-Basic knowledge of plant care and watering techniques-Operation of vehicles with manual transmissions-Complete assigned duties in the allotted time with minimal to no supervision-Follow safety routines and practices-Have the physical stamina to perform required duties-Observe work hours and demonstrate punctuality-Contact immediate supervisor if problems with vehicle/pump are encountered-Valid State of Montana driver's license-Reliable means of transportation-Must work weekends and holidaysTwo part-time, temporary positions (12 hrs./week and 9 hrs./week)Dates of employment: May 15 to September 15; Sunday thru Saturday; 6:00 AM to 9:00 AMA complete job description is available at the Job Service. Open until filled.