Description - The successful candidate will perform a variety of skilled manual labor under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor. Duties include performing hands-on care and maintenance of the town grounds and recreation areas, assisting in repairs and maintenance of town buildings and equipment, park equipment, parking lots, fences, custodial duties as assigned, refuse/debris collection and similar tasks. Knowledge about lawn care equipment maintenance and operations is preferred, but not required. Must be able to work outdoors in varying weather conditions while performing physically demanding work. Must be able to regularly move/lift 50 pounds and occasionally move/lift 100 pounds. Must possess a valid Virginia driver’s license. Evening and weekend availability required on as needed basis. Successful completion of pre-employment testing and background screening is a must.
Salary -Starting pay is between $12-13.50 an hour DOQ, working 40 hours a week on average.
Compensation Package - Tappahannock offers a competitive benefits package with zero-cost health and dental plan options for the selected candidate, paid holidays/vacation/sick leave, and participation in the Virginia Retirement System.
All applications must have a resume, cover letter, and at least 3 professional references. Please email applications to Sara Gallagher email@example.com or call 804-466-4030 for questions. Position is open until filled. Town of Tappahannock is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Town encourages individuals to apply regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status. Full vaccination is not required for employment.