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NYC Parks-Gardener I-Fri, 06/28/2019 - 4:44pm

Gardener I

Company

NYC Parks
New York , NY 10023
US

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Job Description 

NYC Parks is an award-winning city agency that builds and cares for public spaces for New Yorkers to connect, play and enjoy. These public spaces, encompassing over 5,000 properties and 14% of the city’s land and coastline, include seawalls and waterfronts, pedestrian bridges, beaches and boardwalks, parks and playgrounds, historic houses, recreation centers and pools. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. www.nyc.gov/parks

Duties & Responsibilities 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Under general supervision, perform work in the prevention, control and elimination of insects, vermin and other pests from buildings and surrounding areas.
• Inspect parks, playgrounds and park facilities for area of pest infestations.
• Select, prepare and use the most effective insecticides, rodenticides, baits and traps for exterminating pests as required.
• Prepare weekly reports, including records of equipment usage, work schedules and exterminating operations performed.
• May drive a motor vehicle.

Education and Experience 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
A certification as a Certified Commercial Pesticide Applicator for Industrial, Institutional, Structural and Rodent Control (7A) issued by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. This certificate must be maintained for the duration of appointment.

Residency in New York City, Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk, Putnam or Westchester counties required for employees with over two years of city service. New York City residency required within 90 days of hire for all other candidates.

LICENSE REQUIREMENT
At the time of appointment eligibles must possess a Motor Vehicle License valid in New York State. This license must be maintained for the duration of employment.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Appointees to this position will receive an assignment differential of $1,020 in addition to their base salary.

Salary: $38,207 - $49,454

Application Instructions 

Apply by 7/26/19

For external applicants, please apply through www.nyc.gov/careers
1) Go to www.nyc.gov/careers/search
2) Search for Job ID#: 399204

For details about NYC Parks: www.nyc.gov/parks

Full Name 
Linda Yung