Company: Cobb County Government Position: Crew Worker (Part Time) Location: Marietta, GA Salary: $13.19 - $21.10 per hour Posted: 05/18/18 Closing Date: 06/01/18 Job Description: Performs turf maintenance functions for right of way areas. Operates related equipment such as tractors, riding mowers, hand mowers, weed eaters, blowers, and sand pros. Follows established safety procedures: utilizes safety equipment and wears protective gear; monitors work environment to ensure safety of employees and other individuals; monitors traffic conditions surrounding trucks and equipment to identify obstructions, pedestrians, or unsafe traffic conditions; flags and directs traffic and places markers, signs and cones around project and work site to ensure safety of crew and the traveling public; reports any incidents, accidents, problems, or unusual situations.
Performs various tasks involving grounds maintenance or roadside maintenance projects: mows grass; edges buildings, roadways, landscaped areas, driveways, and sidewalks; plants and maintains trees, shrubs, and flowers; waters landscaped areas; cuts down trees; prunes tree limbs, hedges, and shrubs; picks up and disposes of tree limbs, brush, and other materials from grounds or right-of-way areas; mulches leaves; spreads pine straw, mulch, sand, gravel, or other grounds materials; lays sod or spreads grass seed; applies fertilizer, pesticide, and herbicide; applies salt and sand during icy weather; rakes ground materials; blows leaves and debris from walkways or grounds; picks up and disposes of debris and litter from ground areas; empties trash containers; digs holes and trenches and shovels materials.
Removes litter and debris from roadways. Performs roadside landscaping work, such as clearing weeds and brush, and planting and trimming trees. Applies herbicides on county right of way to eliminate unwanted roadside vegetation and rodents. Performs other duties as assigned.
Interested candidates may apply online at https://cobbcounty.org