Temporary Full-time - Service Worker I - Parks

Posted: 03/15/2023


Assists in the upkeep and maintenance of city public areas, including but not limited to parks and athletic fields, city buildings and facilities.



Work product models established corporate culture in conformance with City’s stated values.

  • Integrity: We adhere to and demonstrate the highest ethical standards.
  • Service: We improve our community and better people’s lives.
  • Respect: We value every person, our community and heritage, and our environment.
  • Excellence: We perform at the highest level.
  • Collaboration: We cooperate to achieve the best outcomes.


  • Maintains Facilities and other city grounds by mowing, trimming, planting grass, trees, flowers, and shrubs using a variety of light equipment, hand tools, and chainsaws.
  • Performs construction, remodeling, repairs and preventive maintenance on city facilities and grounds as needed.
  • Cleans and maintains city facilities, parks grounds, and pavilions.
  • Cleans and sanitizes restrooms, including fixtures, floors and mirrors, also replenishes soap and paper goods.
  • Performs light carpentry, electrical, irrigation and/or plumbing duties as needed.
  • Loads, transports, and unloads necessary materials and equipment for assigned projects.
  • Assists in setting up tents, tables, and chairs for City-sponsored special events and rentals as directed.
  • Assists in performing maintenance and routine repairs at city parks, athletic fields, including the assembly of equipment. 
  • Picks up refuse from facilities and grounds: empties trash cans and barrels and disposes of properly.
  • May assist with concrete application and with form building ;
  • May assist other personnel with painting facilities, such as restrooms and  buildings as well as other items like tables and barrels;
  • Serves as essential emergency personnel when required;
  • Regular and prompt attendance is an essential function of the position; and
  •  Performs such other duties as may be assigned.


High School graduation or its equivalent; or sufficient education to understand and follow instructions; or

Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the assigned duties.


Knowledge of: basic custodial and gardening techniques; light carpentry, electrical and plumbing

Skill/Ability to: operate standard custodial and garden equipment safely; understand and follow instructions; work alone with minimum supervision; tolerate outside working conditions, including adverse weather conditions; and establish and maintain effective working relationship with co-workers and the general public

Safety/Physical Requirements: Heavy. Tasks involve bending, lifting walking, carrying, and using a force equal to ninety (90) pounds.


Appropriate Texas Driver’s License.


Work Environment: Indoor/ Outdoor extreme weather conditions:  Work schedule: 5 days a week to include Holidays and weekends between Monday and Sunday with alternate work hours.

Reports to: Parks Superintendent & Assistant Parks Superintendent/or Parks Crew Leader

Directs: Non-supervisory position

Other: Has contact with other city employees, local veterinarians, Texas Department of Health and Human Services Inspectors, area law enforcement officers, and the general public


Hourly: $17.46-$21.82    Annually: $36,316.80-$45,385.60

MAY 2023- AUGUST 2023

The City of Boerne is an equal opportunity employer.