Details for The City of Rockport is accepting applications for a Temporary


The City of


is accepting applications for a Temporary Part-Time Parks Maintenance Technician I. This position performs technical duties in maintenance of city parks to include but not be limited to the following: Operates a variety of maintenance equipment to take care of grounds, athletic fields, courts, picnic areas and playgrounds, hike and bike trails, outdoor shelters and pavilions, boardwalks and bridges; applies fertilizer, herbicides and pesticides as assigned; and maintains application records; maintains related tools and equipment; preserves park system projects to ensure healthy and safe habitat systems as assigned; troubleshoots and resolves problems; maintains and repairs irrigation systems and wells; installs and maintains flowerbeds and gardens; performs facility maintenance and repair functions as needed; performs carpentry, plumbing and electrical duties as assigned; ensures compliance with department safety policies and procedures; maintains assigned vehicles and equipment; conducts safety inspections of park grounds, facilities and equipment; must work special events when required; must work a rotation of holidays and weekends; and performs related duties.

Must have a high school diploma or equivalent; sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years; possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Texas for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.

Salary range is $15.24 to $22.97 depending on qualifications. This is a temporary part-time position and not eligible for benefits. Employment applications may be obtained from Rockport Service Center, 2751 S.H. 35 Bypass, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. or

online at A negative pre-employment drug test and pre-employment physical are required as part of the City of Rockport employment process. The City of Rockport is an EOE/ADA employer. Applications will be accepted until filled however, the vacancy may close without notice.


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