Part-Time Park Attendant

Description :

General Definition of Work
Performs manual and semiskilled work on a variety of assignments for various departments, and related work as apparent or assigned.  Work is performed under the close supervision of the assigned departmental supervisor.

Essential Functions

  • Performs a variety of unskilled and semiskilled tasks in an indoor or outdoor environment.
  • In an indoor environment, performs routine tasks such as sorting, filing, and record keeping.
  • In an indoor environment, performs tasks related to concession preparation/sales.
  • In an indoor environment, performs such tasks as routine cleaning and maintenance.
  • In an outdoor environment, performs such tasks related to grounds keeping.
  • In an outdoor environment, performs such tasks as ticket taking and crowd control.
  • Assists in other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
General knowledge of the safe use, operation and preventive maintenance of the equipment to which assigned; skill in the use of equipment to which assigned; ability to understand and follow specific oral instruction; ability to perform manual labor for extended periods, often under unfavorable weather conditions; ability to lift heavy articles; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates.

Education and Experience
Less than high school diploma or GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Physical Requirements
This work requires the regular exertion of up to 10 pounds of force, frequent exertion of up to 25 pounds of force and occasional exertion of up to 50 pounds of force; work regularly requires standing, walking, speaking or hearing, using hands to finger, handle or feel, climbing or balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching or crawling, reaching with hands and arms, pushing or pulling and lifting and occasionally requires sitting and repetitive motions; work has standard vision requirements; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels; work requires visual inspection involving small defects and/or small parts, using of measuring devices, operating machines, operating motor vehicles or equipment and observing general surroundings and activities; work regularly requires exposure to outdoor weather conditions and occasionally requires working near moving mechanical parts, working in high, precarious places, exposure to fumes or airborne particles, exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals and exposure to bloodborne pathogens and may be required to wear specialized personal protective equipment; work is generally in a loud noise location (e.g. grounds maintenance, heavy traffic).

Special Requirements
Valid driver's license in the Commonwealth of Virginia, may be required.

Contact : Please complete the employment application located on our website.  Applications can also be obtained through the Human Resources Office at 605-1 Pine Street, Hillsville, VA.   

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled