SEASONAL - CROOKED RIVER LOCK ATTENDANT

POSITION: Seasonal Lock Attendant
DEPARTMENT: Parks & Recreation Department
SUPERVISOR: Camp Petosega Manager
LOCATION: Crooked River Lock
RATE OF PAY: $12.75 – $15.50 (depending on position and experience)
END-OF-SEASON BONUS: Seasonal staff, who meet the criteria for attendance and job performance, will qualify for a bonus of 50 cents for every hour worked during the season

POSITION SUMMARY:
Assists with the operation of the Crooked River Lock to permit marine passage on the inland waterway.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
• Inspects lock facilities to help ensure safe and property conduct of boaters
• Operates the lock and provides instruction to boaters to safely navigate the Crooked River Lock
• Collects fees from seasonal/daily lock passes and reconciles revenues daily
• Performs general grounds maintenance and janitorial work
• Operates maintenance equipment including hand tools and mowers/trimmers/blowers
• Performs work safely and handles other duties as assigned

DESIRED BEHAVIORAL TRAITS: 
Personable, friendly, service-oriented

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES: 
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers and park visitors
• Good oral and written communications skills

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: 
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Familiarity with cash handling procedures

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by a person in this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties that may be performed by such a person.

Emmet County, Michigan
200 Division Street, Petoskey MI 49770
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