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THE CITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

TELECOMMUNICATIONS DEVICE FOR THE DEAF: 212.504.4115

CITY OF NEW YORK PARKS &RECREATION SEASONAL CITY CLEANUP CORPS JOB VACANCY NOTICE

Title: City Seasonal Aide Work Location:Manhattan

Duration:up to 8 months

Salary: $15.45/hr

Number of Positions: TBD


Be part of the City Cleanup Corps (CCC) at NYC Parks and beautify public spaces. The CCC will help promote tourism and confidence in New York City and drive a recovery for all of us. NYC Parks is the steward of over30,000 acres of land —14 percent of New York City —including more than 5,000 individual properties ranging from Coney Island Beach and Central Park to community gardens and Green streets. We operate more than 800 athletic fields and nearly 1,000 playgrounds, 1,800 basketball courts, 550 tennis courts, 67 public pools, 51 recreational facilities, 15 nature centers,14 golf courses, and 14 miles of beaches. We care for 1,200 monuments and 23 historic house museums. We look after 600,000 street trees, and two million more in parks.


We are New York City's principal providers of recreational and athletic facilities and programs. We are home to free concerts, world-class sports events, and cultural festivals.We seek qualified applicants for City Seasonal Aide positions for Spring/Summer 2021. Employees who work for 6 months or longer are eligible for healthcare benefits. All staff will be provided with Personal Protective Equipment(PPE).


THIS JOB VACANCY NOTICE IS ONLY FOR CITY SEASONAL AIDE POSITIONS IN MANHATTAN.


GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under direct and close supervision, with little latitude for the exercise of initiative or judgment, performs general work.


EXAMPLES OF TYPICAL TASKS


  • Perform light repair and general maintenance work in building and grounds of various public structures.

  • Use hand and powered grass mowers and other equipment.

  • Pickup litter, rake debris and dig pits and ditches and remove snow and ice.

  • Clean interiors and exteriors of structures.Perform sidewalk and road depression repair work.

  • Adjust, lubricate and make minor repairs to equipment and machinery.After appropriate training operate, maintain and winterize the chlorination and filtration equipment in indoor and outdoor swimming pools.

  • Aid in the operation of chemical sewage treatment apparatus and auxiliary equipment.

  • Assist in providing informational, educational and safety services to the general public in person and over the telephone.

  • Complete simple reports on activities performed.


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

While there are no formal education or experience requirements, certain programs may require such standards. Good physical condition is required for certain programs.


PREFERRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

1 Ability to work flexible hours, nights and weekends as needed. Residency in New York City, Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk, Putnam or Westchester counties required for employees with over two years of city service.

New York City residency required within 90 days of hire for all other candidates.


Fees:

Hired candidates who are not currently employed by the City will be subject to an $88.25 background check fee.


HOW TO APPLY:

Please submit a cover letter and resume.


Parks Employees:

1) From a Parks computer: Access Employee Self Service (ESS) from the Parks Intranet under Applications or use this link: https://hrb.nycaps.nycnet/. Once in ESS, go to Recruiting then Careers and search for Job ID#458505. Do not access ESS using nyc.gov/ess from a Parks computer.Parks & City Employees:


2) From a Non-Parks computer:Access Employee Self Service (ESS) by going to nyc.gov/ess or use this link: https://a127-ess.nyc.gov/. Once in ESS, go to Recruiting then Careers and search for Job ID#458505. Include your ERN and Job ID#458505 on your cover letter and resume.


All other applicants, go to: nyc.gov/careers/search and search for Job ID# 458505.


POST DATE: 04/06/21

POST UNTIL FILLED


References will be required upon request. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


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