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State of Minnesota Buildings & Grounds Worker in Split Rock Creek State Park, Minnesota

Job Summary Job Summary The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) provides outdoor recreation activities and manages Minnesota’s natural resources to create economic opportunity and a sustainable quality of life. We are driven to find talented, innovative employees to help us carry out this mission. This posting will be used to fill one (1) seasonal, part-time (90%) Buildings & Grounds Worker position at Split Rock Creek State Park near Jasper, MN. Regular season dates are late-May through late-September each year. Work schedule will vary and will include weekends, evenings, and holidays. This position will perform custodial and grounds work, routine maintenance, repair, and minor construction on state buildings, structures, and parks and trails land.On occasion, this position may also assist in office and retail operations and perform night security duties. Responsibilities include: * Provide labor service to Parks and Trails administered sites and facilities. * Perform routine repairs and inspections on equipment and tools. * Provide information to the public and provide customer service to DNR facility users. * Record and communicate accurate information on work performed to ensure safe facilities and that maintenance and operation needs are completed efficiently. * Complete and actively participate in safety and other job related trainings. Qualifications Minimum Qualifications: * Ability to operate a motor vehicle, chainsaw, brush saw, lawn mower, small hand tools, and other equipment and tools. * Ability to read and comprehend instructions on labels, in instruction manuals, etc. * Ability and willingness to work alone at night, including in remote areas. * Ability to operate a phone, two-way radio, computer, cash register, and other office equipment. * Ability to effectively communicate with the public and other employees. * Ability to provide written information and instructions to the public and other employees. Preferred Qualifications: * Experience performing routine maintenance and repair of small engines, vehicles, and other equipment and tools. * Knowledge of park rules, policies, and facilities. * Recordkeeping skills. * Experience in POS system. * Experience in the construction trades. * Security experience and training. * First Aid and CPR training. * Current MNDNR basic chainsaw certification or equivalent. * Prescribed Fire Training S130/190. * Resource management experience including mechanical and chemical methods to control noxious and invasive species. Physical Requirements Requires occasionally lifting articles such as 50-pound bags of feed maximum and frequently lifting and/or carrying objects such as heavy tools and file boxes. This job may require walking or standing to a significant degree on rough terrain or may involve sitting most of the time with pushing and pulling of arm and/or leg controls. Additional Requirements This position requires an unrestricted Class D Driver’s License with a clear driving record. It is policy of the Department of the Natural Resources that all candidates submit to a background check prior to employment. The background check may consist of the following components: 1. Employee Reference Checks 2. SEMA4 Record Check 3. Criminal History Check 4. Education/License Verification Application Details Why Work For Us Our goal as an employer is to actively recruit, welcome and support a workforce, which is diverse and inclusive of people who are underrepresented in the development of State of Minnesota policies, programs and practices, so that we can support the success and growth of all people. We are proud to operate within a Culture of Respect that provides a healthy, safe, and productive work environment for all employees. This means that our employees are respectful to one another and to our customers. We believe that promoting a Culture of Respect allows our employees to do their best work in support of the agency’s mission. How to Apply Click “Apply” at the bottom of this page and submit an application/resume that clearly describes how you meet the minimum qualifications listed above. If you have questions about applying for jobs, contact the job information line at 651-259-3637. For additional information about the application process, go to_http://www.mn.gov/careers_. Contact If you have questions about the position, contact Thomas Sawtelle at thomas.sawtele@state.mn.us or 507-920-5275.. If you are a Connect 700 applicant, please submit your certificate to Nicole Tefft at nicole.tefft@state.mn.us by the job posting close date. * * * AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply. We will make reasonable accommodations to all qualified applicants with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651-259-3637 or email careers@state.mn.us. Please indicate what assistance you need. Job Title: Buildings & Grounds Worker Location: _Split Rock Creek State Park Job ID: 45659 Regular/Temporary: Seasonal Full/Part Time: Part-Time Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers Date Posted: 05/01/2021 Closing Date: 05/21/2021 Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Department of Natural Resources Hiring Agency: Department of Natural Resources Division/Unit: Parks & Trails Work Shift: Rotating Shift Work Hours: Rotating Shift Work Shift/Work Hours: Rotating Shift Days of Work: Varies Travel Required: No Salary Range: $16.03 - $21.08/hourly Classified Status: Classified Bargaining Unit/Union: 203 - Service/AFSCME Work Area: Split Rock Creek State Park Job Class: Buildings & Grounds Worker