Seasonal Operations Maintenance Worker

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Title: Seasonal Operations Maintenance Worker (6)
Job Type: Full-Time; Seasonal; 40 hours per week; nights and weekends required; overtime when required; Non-Exempt
Pay Rate: $18.00 (First Year)
Duration: March 15 - November 19, 2022
Work Location: Randall’s Island Park, New York, NY 10035

The Seasonal Operations Maintenance Worker will report to the Chief Director of Operations, Park Deputy Administrator and NYC Parks Supervisors. The Seasonal Operations Maintenance Worker will work to maintain, clean, and repair the amenities, comfort stations, and landscape of Randall’s Island. The Seasonal Operations Maintenance Worker will be required to work on-site, primarily outdoors as well as nights and weekends.


  • Work with the Operations crew to assist with daily upkeep of all recreation areas and parking areas.
  • Repair and patch holes in paved and natural surfaces.
  • Mow, weed whack and trim all grass areas that border play fields, roadways, and parking areas.
  • Amenity Maintenance (comfort stations, picnic tables, garbage cans, and benches).
  • Painting, basic repair and general maintenance.
  • Operate small and large equipment such as mowers, tractors, and utility vehicles.
  • Ensure all equipment is secured and well-maintained; removes and stores all equipment.
  • Remove trash from ball fields, parking areas, and surrounding areas.
  • Assist other departments, when needed.
  • Perform other general tasks as assigned.

This job description is not an exclusive or exhaustive list of all job functions that an employee in this position may be asked to perform from time to time.


  • Willing to work outdoors in all types of weather, under strenuous conditions
  • Ability to use light power equipment and hand tools
  • Ability to perform physical labor; must be able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Motivated and punctual, able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to collaborate and create positive working relationships
  • Ability to work overtime, holidays, evenings, and weekends required
  • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination


  • Experience in construction
  • Basic repair, custodial and maintenance abilities
  • Repair of small motors and/or motor vehicles
  • Good communication skills
  • Valid Driver License

The Randall’s Island Park Alliance, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we believe in a diverse and an inclusive workspace and environment.
RIPA maintains confidentiality of all applications and therefore will never contact a present employer without prior consent from the applicant.

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Randall's Island Park Alliance
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