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                       WORKS (part-time position)
Date:              March 26, 2015

Submit resume prior to April 15, 2015 to

The City of Cottleville is seeking a seasonal part-time Parks/Public Works professional   (20 hours per week or more, if required – No Benefits).

HOURS: Hours vary, Monday thru Friday, weekend and holiday work required.  Starting time is at 8:00 am and varies depending on reservation and event schedule.

THE POSITION: Under general supervision, the selected individual will assist the Parks/Public Works Department in its every-day essential duties and functions, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, and may include the following. Other related duties may be assigned.

  • Operates power tools such as riding and push lawn mowers, weed eaters, blowers, chain saws.
  • Operates hand tools such as shovels, picks, rakes, tree trimmers, etc.
  • Mow parks, clear brush, assist the public and interface with customers and co-workers in a polite and effective manner.
  • Operates vehicles such as trucks, tractors, and other grounds equipment.
  • Cleans parks, buildings and grounds using hand and power tools.
  • Performs grounds keeping and grounds maintenance tasks in park land and trails.
  • Maintain playground equipment and perform minor repairs.
  • Monitor and service park restroom facilities.
  • Monitor pumps and mechanical systems to ensure proper
    working condition.
  • Paint and use hand tools, repair tables, benches, and trash receptacles.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Skill in establishing and maintaining good working relationships with others.
  • Skill in learning simple tasks.
  • Skill in operating power tools.
  • Skill in lifting and carrying equipment or materials applicable to the assigned work.
  • Ability to understand oral and written instructions.
  • Knowledge of equipment used in grounds keeping or other related work.
  • Ability to read and complete safety inspection reports.

This position would report to the Director of Public Works.

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please complete and submit the employment application (resume if available) available on the City’s website, to 5490 Fifth Street, Cottleville, MO 63304, attention Rich Francis, or at


City Calendar


June 8 - 12

Child Safety Program - designed for children entering kindergarten or first grade in the upcoming fall school year.  This annal event will be held at Saeger Middle School and is sponsored by the
Cottleville Police Department.

A Registration Form can be found under "Forms & Permits" tab, located under the Police Department folder.