Temporary Parks Maintenance Worker (20064814)

Public Works Maintenance
South Bay
Until filled
$15.00-$26.00 Hourly


The City of Campbell announces an employment opportunity for:

Temporary Maintenance Worker

Temporary, Non-Benefited, At-Will Position

(20 - 30 hours per week)

Open Date: Friday, December 11, 2020

Close Date: Open Until Filled

Salary: $15.00 - $26.00 Per Hour/DOE


This temporary, non-benefited, at-will classification performs a variety of semi-skilled work in the maintenance of parks, grounds, trees, recreational facilities, public grounds, storm sewers, sidewalks, medians, street signs and markings, and repair and upkeep of streets. Operates maintenance and construction equipment; and does related work as required.

Duties: Performs or learns to perform a variety of parks and streets maintenance tasks including watering, mowing, edging, weeding, spraying, trimming, pruning, planting and removing flowers, plants, trees and turf; maintenance and reconstruction of curbs, gutters, sidewalks, storm drains, pavement and pavement markings; assists with the installation of park, street and recreation related facilities; operates or is trained to operate park and street maintenance equipment and motor vehicles such as dump trucks, water trucks, backhoes/loaders, forklifts, sprayers, chippers, power mowers, edgers, hand tools, rollers, asphalt breakers, airless and air operated paint machines, air compressors, generators, hand tools and related equipment; performs routine maintenance work in the care of tools and supplies; assists with the installation and maintenance of traffic control and informational devices; may be required to work weekends or holidays or in the event of emergencies; and performs other related work as required.

Knowledge of: Methods, techniques, parts, tools and materials used in construction and maintenance of parks, grounds, trees, streets, storm drains, and medians.

Ability to: Perform all essential functions of the job assignment; may perform heavy labor; operate and maintain a variety of hand, power tools and equipment; to deal tactfully and courteously with others; work in a team-based environment and achieve common goals; understand and carry out written and oral instructions; establish and maintain effective working relationships and public relations.  Intermittently, sit while driving, operating equipment, or completing forms/work papers; walk, stand for extended periods of time and bend, stoop, reach carry, crawl, climb, twist and reach while inspecting or repairing, digging or clearing, use various tools and equipment and lift as necessary to perform assigned duties; perform simple and power grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation; lift or carry weight of up to 50 pounds.

Education and Experience: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade. One year of related experience in public works maintenance and/or construction work is desirable but not required.

Possession of: Valid California Driver's License 

Application Process:

City employment applications may be obtained from the City of Campbell Human Resources Division, 70 N. First Street, Campbell, CA 95008; or by visiting the City’s website at or at

Prior to hire, candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment process, including employment verification and a Department of Justice (DOJ) fingerprint check. A conviction history will not necessarily disqualify an applicant from appointment; however, failure to disclose a conviction will result in disqualification or termination.

Information contained in this announcement is subject to change and does not constitute an expressed or implied contract.  The Human Resources Office will make reasonable efforts in the examination process to accommodate persons with disabilities.  Please advise the Human Resources Office of such special needs at the time of application. 

The City of Campbell is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment based on a person’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, marital status, or medical condition.


Temporary, Non-Benefited, At-Will Position

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