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SEASONAL GARDENER II - Eagle River - Range 10 / L71

at Anchorage Alaska Municipality

Pay: $42265.60 to $48942.40/year
Salary : $20.32 - $23.53 Hourly $1,625.60 - $1,882.40 Biweekly $3,522.13 - $4,078.53 Monthly $42,265.60 - $48,942.40 Annually
Posted: 7/5/2019
Job Status: Full Time,Seasonal
Job Reference #: 2437704
Categories: General Labor

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Overall Job Objective

Job Title:SEASONAL GARDENER II - Eagle River - Range 10 / L71
Closing Date/Time:Continuous
Salary:$20.32 - $23.53 Hourly
$1,625.60 - $1,882.40 Biweekly
$3,522.13 - $4,078.53 Monthly
$42,265.60 - $48,942.40 Annually
Job Type:Seasonal / Full Time
Location: 12001 Business Blvd., Ste. 123, Eagle River, Alaska
Department:Parks and Recreation
Open to the general public and any current Municipal employee.

These positions are represented by the Public Employees, Local 71 and are subject to the provisions of the current agreement between the Municipality of Anchorage and Public Employees, Local 71.

DEPARTMENT: Eagle River/Chugiak Parks and Recreation
HOURS OF WORK: Tuesday through Saturday or Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
LOCATION: 12001 Business Boulevard, Ste 123, Eagle River

This is a seasonal, full-time position with an anticipated start date of May 13, 2019 and an approximate end date of September 28, 2019.

 Example of Duties:
Maintain, plant, transplant, prune, irrigate, and fertilize trees, lawns and shrubs at municipal sites. Maintain and operate associated tools and equipment. Design various flower bed content and color, implement planting of design along with routine maintenance schedule and other associated tasks as needed. Requires a leader knowledgeable in various flower/plant varieties and capable of providing direction to maintenance staff and volunteers as needed. Must be able to work outdoors daily in various changing weather conditions. Perform other related duties as assigned. 
 Minimum Qualifications / Substitutions / Preferences:
High school diploma, GED, or equivalent, and two (2) years of greenhouse, plant nursery, landscaper, gardener, grounds keeper, or other applicable experience. 

Must possess a valid State of Alaska driver's license at time of hire. 
 Additional Important Information:

The Municipality Of Anchorage participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security E-verify Program. For more information, please go to E-Verify® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
If selected for hire, the appointment in this position will be conditional based upon a satisfactory Municipal Employment Office conducted background check. A background check encompasses criminal history, verifying education, and verifying dates of employment.

If selected for hire, appointment in this position will be conditional based upon the submission of a current (dated within 30 days from date requested) copy of the applicant's Alaska driver's license and a current copy of his/her Department of Motor Vehicle driving record, including a driving record from previous states if the Alaskan driver's license was first issued within one year prior to application, documenting an acceptable driving history.

The processing fee(s) are the responsibility of the selected applicant.  For information on acceptable driving history, please refer to the MOA Driving Conviction Guidelines.

All required certifications and licenses must remain current for the duration of employment.

Veterans who wish to be considered for interview preference as allowed in the Personnel Rules 3.30.031 D must attach a copy of their DD Form 214 to the application.  The DD Form 214 must show an honorable discharge.  The minimum qualifications of the position must be met for preference consideration.

The Municipality of Anchorage is an Employer of National Service. Please be sure to include any volunteer work with AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, or other national service programs on your application in the work history portion.
Application Process:
Once applicants click the "Apply" link underneath the header section of a vacancy announcement, they will be directed to the www.GovernmentJobs.comwebsite to log into their existing account (or to create an account) of their application profile. Applicants will create or review their profile, make any updates necessary, and submit their application from their personal account. NOTE: The GovernmentJobs website and applicant's profile accounts are not administered by the Municipality of Anchorage. For technical assistance or customer service regarding an account profile, applicants may contact the GovernmentJobs customer support line at 1-855-524-5627.
For general questions regarding Municipal vacancy announcements or the employment process with the Municipality of Anchorage, applicants may contact the Employee Relations Department at (907) 343-4447 during regular business hours of Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Alaska Time.

The MOA is an EO and AA employer and complies with Title I of the ADA. 

For information regarding requests for reasonable accommodations related to employment under the Americans with Disabilities Act, please contact the Municipality of Anchorage ADA Coordinator at (907) 343-4571