Seasonal Grounds Laborer

Posted April 7, 2017

The Town of Gorham’s Recreation Department is accepting applications for the position of Seasonal Grounds Laborer. This position reports to the Recreation Facilities Manager and works both independently and as part of a team. The hours are 7:30 am - 2:30 pm, Monday through Friday, 35-40 hours per week with the possibility of some nights and weekends. Seasonal work may start as early as May 1st and end as late as September 1st.

Active individuals who enjoy working outdoors will help maintain the Town’s many athletic fields, parks, trails and buildings. Qualified individuals will have demonstrated experience using typical landscaping tools, such as a weed whacker, lawn mower and gardening tools. Candidates should also be familiar with use of light carpentry equipment such as hand drills, circular saw and other minor tools, and possess a working knowledge of trail work. Ability to lift 75 pounds and work safely in most summer weather conditions is required. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age to apply and hold a valid State of Maine Class C motor vehicle license.

To Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and a Town of Gorham Employment Application found HERE.

To view a copy of the job description, please click HERE.

Completed Applications:
May be submitted by regular mail, hand delivered, or emailed to:

Behn Brooks, Facilities Manager
Gorham Recreation Department
Town of Gorham
75 South Street, Suite 1, Gorham, ME 04038
Application deadline: April 28, 2017
The Town of Gorham is an Equal Opportunity Employer.