NYC Department of Parks & Recreation City Park Worker Cleanup Corps for Citywide Services in New York, New York
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 over 30,000 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
Greenstreets. 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
All staff will be provided with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
THIS JOB VACANCY NOTICE IS ONLY FOR CITY PARK WORKER POSITIONS IN
CITYWIDE SERVICES SHOPS
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES • Assist in general maintenance work, including
lawn mowing, edging, seeding, snow removal, cultivating, fertilizing,
sod laying and hedge trimming, sweeping and raking of litter and
emptying of receptacles. • Clean and maintain facilities including
comfort stations. • Perform minor repair work including but not limited
to plumbing, masonry, electrical, painting, carpentry, metal work and
vehicle and equipment repair. • Drive vehicles and operate certain other
motorized equipment. • Perform safety checks on facilities and
equipment. • May move furniture, climb and perform other physical
activities as required in the performance of assigned duties.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS A Motor Vehicle Driver License valid in the
State of New York is required.
There are certain medical and physical requirements.
1. Ability to drive to locations in all five boroughs.
2. Ability to work flexible hours, nights and weekends as needed.
3. Commercial Driver License a plus.
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
Fees: Hired candidates will be subject to a processing fee of $54.00.
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.
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\# 458499. 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\# 458499.
Include your ERN and Job ID\# 458499 on your cover letter and resume.
All other applicants: Go to nyc.gov/careers/search and search for Job
POST DATE: 04/06/21 POST UNTIL: FILLED
References will be required upon request. Only candidates selected for
an interview will be contacted.