ONG (Setor Social)

Seasonal Assistant Groundskeeper

Presencial
O trabalho pode ser executado em ou perto de New York, NY
Novo
|
Publicado há 15 dias

Resumo dos Detalhes

Tipo de Emprego
Tempo Integral
Temporário / PJ / Freelance
Compensação
USD $20 / hora

Descrição

NYRP improves, maintains, and programs open spaces in communities lacking adequate resources. Working on public and private land citywide, NYRP’s flexible approach to land management serves as a model for non-profit municipal engagement. Together with partners in city agencies, non-profit organizations, and local communities, NYRP demonstrates the social and environmental value of building ownership over open spaces.

The Seasonal Assistant Groundskeeper works with the Landscape Supervisor to maintain parkland in Northern Manhattan, including Sherman Creek Park, Highbridge Park, and the Harlem River Greenway. The Seasonal Assistant Groundskeeper maintains a variety of landscapes, including lawns, forest, wetlands, and gardens. The Seasonal Assistant Groundskeeper will join an experienced operations team that works toward a more equitable and sustainable urban landscape, through park maintenance, restoration, and public engagement. Ideal candidates will demonstrate a strong work ethic, an interest in ecological management practices, comfort interacting with the public and enthusiasm for NYRP’s mission.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operation of landscaping equipment including mowers, blowers, and trimmers
  • Garden maintenance
  • Litter removal
  • Plant installation
  • Clearing and edging paths
  • Invasive plant management
  • Cleaning and maintenance of park infrastructure, including restrooms;
  • Interact with staff and the public in a courteous manner
  • Lead groups of volunteers
  • Demonstrate efficiencies in time management and project completion
  • Assist in executing greening projects throughout the city


Job Requirements

  • Experience or interest in: horticulture, groundskeeping, or landscaping
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions and lift 50-lbs
  • Must be a team-player, willing to collaborate on any and all tasks required for maintaining the highest standards of landscape management and operations

NYRP improves, maintains, and programs open spaces in communities lacking adequate resources. Working on public and private land citywide, NYRP’s flexible approach to land management serves as a model for non-profit municipal engagement…

Benefícios

medical and dental insurance

paid sick time off

medical and dental insurance

paid sick time off

Localização

Presencial
3725 10th Ave, New York, NY 10034, USA

Como se inscrever

Interested individuals are encouraged to send a cover letter and resume by email to HR@nyrp.org or standard mail to 254 W. 31st Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10001.


NYRP is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating aninclusive environment for all employees.

Interested individuals are encouraged to send a cover letter and resume by email to HR@nyrp.org or standard mail to 254 W. 31st Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10001.


NYRP is an equal…

Empregos similares

Illustration

Inscreva-se na Idealist

Inscreva-se para salvar Empregos e assim receber alertas de email toda vez que novas oportunidades forem publicadas.