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Park Maintenance Laborer

Location: Various Park Reservations
Job Type: Seasonal

Job Description


Bedford/West Creek Reservations

Big Creek/Brookside Reservations

Bradley Woods/Huntington Reservations

Brecksville Reservation

Euclid Creek/Lakeshores Reservations

Garfield Park Reservation

Hinckley Reservation

Lakefront Reservation

Mill Stream Run Reservation

North Chagrin/Acacia Reservations

Ohio and Erie/Washington Reservations

Rocky River Reservations

South Chagrin Reservation

Daily tasks of the Park Maintenance Laborer include, but are not limited to:

  • Removal of trash, leaves, and branches from Park District grounds
  • Cleaning shelter houses, restrooms and performs other housekeeping chores in Park District facilities
  • Assisting with painting buildings, fences, signs, etc, tree removal, trimming trees and shrubs
  • Watering and mowing grass throughout park areas as directed
  • Operating light equipment such as: trucks, lawn mowers and trimmers
  • Performing mulching, weeding and watering flower beds and landscape areas
  • Performs routine maintenance on Park Operation’s equipment. May assist with equipment maintenance such as oil and filter changing, lubrication, blade sharpening and belt adjusting
  • Performs related duties as apparent or assigned


  • High school diploma preferred.
  • Valid Ohio Driver’s License preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to perform variable physical requirements of park maintenance work.
  • Demonstrated ability to exhibit teamwork approach that recognizes contribution of all employees.

WAGEBeginning at $8.10 per hour

HOURS6:00 am to 2:30 pm or 12:00 pm to 8:30 pm.  Sunday – Thursday or Tuesday – Saturday.  Must be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays.  Additional shifts may be available by location.  Please refer to the seasonal application for full list of locations.

TO APPLY:  Submit seasonal application to:

Cleveland Metroparks

Department of Human Resources

4101 Fulton Parkway

Cleveland, OH 44144