Please note: State agencies that contact job applicants do not usually request personal or financial information via text message or over the phone in connection with your response to a job posting. If you are contacted for such information by these methods, or any other method, please verify the identity of the individual before transmitting such information to that person.
Note: For questions about the job posting, please contact the agency that posted this position by using the contact information provided on the "Contact" tab for the position.

Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/30/20

Applications Due10/23/20

Vacancy ID82784

AgencyParks, Recreation & Historic Preservation, Office of

TitlePark and Recreation Aide 1-3 (Multiple Positions)

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitOSU - Operational Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $11.10 to $11.10 Hourly

Employment Type Part-Time

Part-time Percent 80%

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 32


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Dutchess

Street Address Walkway Over the Hudson State Park

61 Parker Ave

City Poughkeepsie


Zip Code12601

Minimum Qualifications None- see operational needs

Duties Description Park and Recreation aide titles within Walkway over the Hudson State Historic Park (WOTH) will handle a variety of tasks that could change on a daily basis depending on weather, activity or event schedules. Duties may include, but may not be limited to, performing routine maintenance and cleaning park facilities, restrooms, bridge surface and approaches, lawn maintenance, leaf removal, planting and landscaping, snow and ice removal, elevator operator/attendant, patron questions, and assist with special events and other duties as assigned.

Additional Comments Operational Needs:
• Establish a strong working relationship with WOTH management, other staff and patrons
• Be able to multitask as well as take initiative and be a self-starter
• Be able to work alone or within a group setting
• Be able to remain calm under pressure and to make sound decisions in adverse conditions
• Be able to take direction but also be willing to ask for clarification on tasks assigned
• Dedicated and a positive commitment to providing great customer service.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Denise Murtagh

Telephone 8458342867


Email Address


Street 87 Haviland Road

City Highland

State NY

Zip Code 12528


Notes on ApplyingLink to NYS OPRHP Application:

To send a completed application to us, or if you just have questions about employment, please email to:

Printable Version