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Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Employment Announcement


Contact: Jessica A Doell

Location: Peninsula State Park, 9462 Shore Road, Fish Creek, WI 54212

Telephone Number: (920) 868-1920

Hourly Rate: $13.000 per hour, plus $0.45 per hour for evenings after 6 p.m. and $0.60 per hour for Saturday and Sunday work. You will be paid at time and one half for any hours worked on holidays.

This position will start approximately mid-June and end mid-October. This position requires weekend and holiday work.

Housing is available on property.

Duration: Job starts approximately June 10, 2019

Job Description: Facilities Repair Worker - LTE

The Department of Natural Resources is hiring three (3) Facilities Repair Workers at Peninsula State Park! Peninsula State Park is one of Wisconsin's most popular parks for recreation and camping! Peninsula offers 468 campsites, three group camps, a summer theater, an 18-hole golf course, sand beach, bike trails, a lighthouse and eight miles of Door County shoreline! Come work amongst some of the most beautiful scenery in Wisconsin and contribute to rewarding and meaningful work!

This position assists Full-Time staff at Peninsula with grounds and facilities management. The position also maintains and operates equipment, performs repairs to facilities, and cleans facilities.

40% Grounds Maintenance: Operate equipment. Mow and trim grass at campgrounds, day use areas and trails. Paint buildings and picnic tables. Pick up litter, clean public use areas, haul garbage, and maintain fire rings and grills. Minor road repair. Remove brush and cut down hazard trees.

40% Facility Maintenance: Operate equipment. Maintain restrooms, shower facilities, and other park buildings. Perform minor facility repairs including but not limited to plumbing, doors, windows, walls, and concrete.

20% Repair and Maintain equipment: Repair small motors, maintain mowing equipment, chainsaws, and other maintenance tools and equipment.

Interviews will be held on June 3, 2019.

Knowledge Required:

Required Qualifications:
- Knowledge, skills and experience of general maintenance duties such as janitorial, grounds work, and painting.
- Building/facility or repair maintenance experience.
- Experience using hand and power tools including chain saws.
- Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and public.
- Training or experience in vehicle operations including 4-wheel drive trucks, tractors, dump trucks.
- Heavy lifting is required.
- Ability to work independently and as a team, be self-motivated and punctual.
- Must be at least 18 years old to operate vehicles and some equipment.

Application Deadline: May 29, 2019

To Apply: Submit resume, cover letter and references to:

Jessica A Doell
9462 Shore Road
Fish Creek, WI 54212
RE: Job Code 12809

Application materials will be reviewed and the most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview.

Additional Information:

**** Due to the nature of this position the Department of Natural Resources will conduct a comprehensive criminal background check on applicants prior to selection. Pending criminal charge or conviction will not necessarily disqualify an applicant. In compliance with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act, the DNR does not discriminate on the basis of arrest or conviction record.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire.

Last revised: 9/18/2019