Job Title: Seasonal Grounds Crew Team Member
Hours Per Week: 40 plus
Job Category: Other Job Type: Off-Campus Job
Work Type: Non work-study job
Position Description: Position: Seasonal Grounds Crew Team Member
Reports to: Operations Manager
Status: Full-time Seasonal April-September
Start date: April 1 – if needed flexible hours are available until college is out and when college begins in fall
Duties and Responsibilities
•Maintains good public relations at all times.
•Work successfully as part of a team.
•Maintains grounds including lawn care by mowing, trimming, blowing and sweeping.
•Cleans and maintains buildings including restrooms.
•Removes garbage and bedding from buildings and grounds including cleaning stalls.
•Assists individuals or groups using the facilities for interim events including setting up and tearing down.
•Operates harrow, mowers, trimmers, leaf blowers, and other fairground equipment (after required training).
•Performs other related duties as required.
•General knowledge of lawn care and the equipment to perform the task.
•General knowledge of janitorial work; the cleaners and equipment used to perform the task.
•Ability to work in extreme cold and heat.
•Ability to work in atmospheric conditions where one or more of the following conditions are present: Exhaust fumes, animal odors, dust and mists.
•Ability to work with noise sufficient enough to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard.
•Ability to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach stand, and walk.
•Ability to push, pull, lift objects from a lower to a higher position or move objects horizontally from position to position.
•Exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
•Ability to work in conditions where there is oscillating movements of the extremities or whole body. Hazards such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to high heat. Includes exposure to some chemicals, including cleaning compounds, weed sprays, paints, solvents and petroleum products.
•Ability to grasp, feel, talk, hear, read and write English.
•Ability to perform essential duties efficiently and accurately.
•High school diploma, GED or equivalent work experience.
•Veterans encouraged to apply.
Pay Rate:$11.00 This is a non-benefitted seasonal position.
8:00 am – 4:30 pm with a 30 minute lunch. Evenings and weekend hours may be required depending on events scheduled at the Fairgrounds.
Position is available to begin based on employees schedule and commence September 30th. The following are mandatory work dates. If you are unable to work on these dates, then you will not be considered for the position:
*July 1st – 15th – day and evening. There will not be any time off during this time. Expect to work long hours.
*September 8th – 12th – daytime and early evening hours if needed. (Highly expected but will work around class schedules)
Application forms for this position are available at the Red River Valley Fair Office or online at www.redrivervalleyfair.com.
Applicant Documents: Completed job application and resume.
Send to: Controller e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Red River Valley Fair Association
Cheryl Altizer – Controller
PO Box 797
West Fargo, ND 58078
For additional information call 701.282.2200.
How to Apply: Email for a return application