Van Buren Township

Seasonal Gate House Staff

Description :



 Position Title: Seasonal Gate House Staff
Hourly Wage: $15.00

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The Charter Township of Van Buren is an equal opportunity employer
Start: May 26, 2021  -   End: September 6, 2021

Position Summary

The Charter Township of Van Buren, Michigan is seeking part-time Gatehouse Employees need to be available to work shifts as early as 8 a.m. and late as 8 p.m.  Gatehouse staff may work a variety of morning and afternoon shifts throughout the week.  Shifts last 6-7 hours.  Gatehouse staff is responsible for selling park passes and answering basic park questions. 

Essential Job Functions. Duties and Responsibilities

  • Cashiering Experience – will be selling park passes and making change
  • Able to use Excel Spreadsheets – we keep track of park passes and park patrons on a computer
  • Organized – Keeps work station clean and orderly
  • Self-Motivated – works mostly un-supervised, but is never alone in the park

 Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be 18 years old
  • Must have cashiering experience
  • Able to work in an outdoor setting
  • Self-motivated – may work unsupervised
  • Must be available to work a varied shift, including weekends and holidays

Physical Abilities and Work Environment

The conditions herein are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.

Environment: Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment with some travel to different sites; when visiting parks or construction sites the incumbent may be required to walk on uneven and slippery surfaces, be exposed to all weather conditions, dust and pollen, and mechanical hazards such as construction equipment; incumbents may be required to work extended hours including evenings and weekends and may be required to travel outside Township boundaries to attend meetings.

 Physical: Primary functions require sufficient physical ability and mobility to work in an office setting; to lift, carry, push, and/or pull light to moderate amounts of weight; to operate office equipment requiring repetitive hand movement and fine coordination including use of a computer keyboard; to travel to other locations using various modes of private and commercial transportation; and to verbally communicate to exchange information.

Vision: See in the normal visual range with or without correction. Hearing: Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction.






Contact :

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Deadline for Applying : Open until filled