• Seasonal Maintenance Worker

    *Please note: these positions will not be hired directly by the City of Bay City, however referred to a Temporary Agency to complete the application/hiring process.*

    *All positions are seasonal/summer/temporary, non-union, with no benefit.

    Seasonal Maintenance Worker:

    Performs a variety of general labor duties. Work assigned may be primarily manual labor tasks involving the use of hand tools and equipment, as well as small power tools, and occasionally mid-size motor equipment if the necessary skills and abilities are demonstrated. Examples of duties include: grounds work, mowing, equipment operation and maintenance, trash pickup, raking and shoveling, watering landscapes, cleaning restrooms and porta-potties, painting, and providing services for special events.


    • Performs general grounds keeping duties including but not limited to trash and debris removal and light maintenance to playground equipment, public parks, City properties and shelters.
    • Performs manual labor, including but not limited to mowing, shoveling, and cleaning and disinfecting of restrooms, shelters, and porta-potties.
    • Operates hand and power tools and equipment; drives and operates trucks and riding mowers utilized in park maintenance.
    • Observes all work rules and safety practices established by the City.
    • Repairs and maintains building structures; paints shelters and equipment.
    • May assist in graffiti removal.
    • Assist in spring and fall clean-up.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.


    • Work requires regular in-person attendance on the days and times scheduled.
    • Ability to interact with residents and members of the public in a courteous and professional manner.
    • Ability to perform strenuous physical work for long periods of time and ability to withstand all types of adverse weather conditions.
    • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner.
    • Good communication skills; ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
    • Ability to understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
    • Ability to work effectively under time constraints.
    • High degree of visual and manual dexterity for sustained periods of time.
    • Ability to work with minimal supervision and carry out assigned job tasks.
    • Ability to maintain positive working relationships with the public and other employees.


    • High School diploma or equivalent required.
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Possession of a valid State of Michigan Driver's License and safe driving record at time of appointment preferred.
    • Mechanical aptitude and a minimum of six (6) months previous experience general labor experience operating large equipment, tractors, mowers, trucks, and pulling trailers preferred.
    • Demonstrated proficiency in the proper, safe, and efficient use of equipment and methods used in maintenance of buildings, grounds, and recreational activity areas.
    • Good mechanical and technical skills preferred.