The Mitchell Parks & Recreation Department is in need of mower operators for Ballfields, Soccer Fields, and Parks and Lake areas. Monday through Friday, 7am - 3:30 pm, beginning in April or May and ending in September or October. Most time is spent operating a riding lawn mower. Other duties include small repairs to the lawn mowers such as sharpening blades, greasing the machine, changing tires, cleaning air filters and radiators, clean grass clippings from under covers, checking belts ans washing the machines. May also work with full-time staff on other projects as needed. Wage begins at $11.35 per hour, higher rate depending on experience.
Must be able to operate a riding lawn mower. Must be age 18 or older and have a valid SD Driver's License.This position requires work in outdoor weather conditions including hot summer temperatures and the ability to work in outdoor environment. This positionrequires an employee that is available to work Spring through Fall.
Applications are available at City Hall, at the Rec Center, and online at www.cityofmitchell.org. Return Applications online, or drop off at the Rec Center 1300 North Main, or the Human Resource Department at City Hall, 612 North Main, Mitchell SD 57301 Early applications appreciated. $ 11.35 per hour starting wage, higher rate depending on qualifications.