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Part Time Office and Accounting Assistant

This is a Part Time support position for the Department of Parks and Recreation. Performs intermediate administrative and financial work, processing receipts, accounts payable, accounts receivable, manages the AP purchase card program, assists the Administrative Supervisor, does related work as required. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Director of Parks and Recreation.

Qualifications

Preferred: Two to three years related experience and/or training; or Associate’s degree; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with Microsoft Excel at the intermediate level and proficiency with a 10 key calculator.

Full Job Description

No phone calls please. Submit resume and cover letter to resumes@missionks.org

The City of Mission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Part-time, 20-25 hours per week, Monday-Friday.

Pay Range: $12.00-20.00/hr.

Public Works Assistant Superintendent

The City of Mission is seeking a dynamic leader and team-oriented individual with a positive attitude to join our Public Works Department. You will join and supervise a great team while performing a variety of work tasks throughout the year.

The ideal candidate will have experience supervising crews, possess effective communication skills, and be experienced and knowledgeable in daily construction, operation of a variety of heavy equipment and maintenance in primarily the following areas:

  • City streets (patching asphalt, potholes and crack seal)
  • Storm drainage facilities and systems
  • Snow removal
  • Ground maintenance/landscaping
  • Safety procedures associated with the tasks listed above

Qualifications

  • Experience in supervising personnel as well as the ability to plan, organize and direct daily operations and maintenance activities and implement new programs as needed
  • Considerable knowledge of types and levels of maintenance and repairs performed in Public Works operations.
  • Considerable knowledge of field diagnostics and operation of heavy equipment; and methods, operations, materials and safe work practices involved in Public Works, streets, stormwater, parks and related facilities maintenance activities.
  • Possession of a valid Class B commercial driver’s license (CDL) with air brake endorsement or ability to obtain this license within six (6) months of employment.

Suitable candidates will possess a minimum of three to four years related experience and/or training or Associates degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience in Public Works or related field.

The physical requirements for this position are considered heavy work, requiring the exertion of 50 pounds of force frequently and up to 100 pounds of force occasionally. Must be able to perform the essential job duties with or without an accommodation.

No phone calls please. Submit resume and cover letter to resumes@missionks.org

The City of Mission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $51,814-$75,115

Public Works Equipment Operator I

The City of Mission is seeking a dynamic and team-oriented individual to join our Public Works Department. You’ll join a great team and enjoy a variety of work tasks throughout the year.

The ideal candidate will be able to perform a variety of unskilled and/or semi-skilled work including the operation of a variety of equipment related to the construction, repair and maintenance of the following areas:

  • City streets
  • Ground maintenance
  • Landscaping
  • Storm drainage facilities and systems
  • Snow removal
  • Crack seal and asphalt duties
  • Following any and all safety procedures and guidelines related to the tasks above

Qualifications

  • Current CDL license or ability to obtain within first 6 months of employment
  • Considerable knowledge of methods, equipment, materials and safe work practices involved in public works, streets, street drainage, parks, and related facilities repair activities
  • Considerable knowledge of types and levels of maintenance and repair functions performed in public works operations
  • Considerable knowledge of irrigation system installation and maintenance methods and techniques
  • Considerable knowledge of materials and supplies needed for completion of projects
  • Considerable knowledge of occupational hazards and standard safety precautions

Suitable candidates will possess any combination of experience and education needed to perform essential duties and coordinate work regarding the operation, maintenance and repair activities of the City’s public works, parks, and other public works facilities.

The physical requirements for this position are considered heavy work, requiring the exertion of 50 pounds of force frequently and up to 100 pounds of force occasionally. Must be able to perform the essential job duties with or without an accommodation.

No phone calls please. Submit resume and letter of interest to resumes@missionks.org. Be sure to mention the job title “Equipment Operator I” in your email.

The City of Mission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.51 to $16.50 /hour

Mission Market Coordinator

The Mission Market is now in its seventh year! As the market grows, we’re adding to our team!  The market is a signature community event drawing visitors who are looking for a hometown space to gather with friends and family, to enjoy the summer season, and to purchase high quality homegrown and homemade items. The Market Coordinators help make the market safe, fun, and successful each week. 

Market Days: Thursdays from June-August 

Part Time Hours: 3:30 PM-8:30 PM (Market hours 4:30 PM-8:00 PM) Hourly Rate: $15/hour 

Hours flexible in current 2021 season, with expectation to increase in 2022. 

Job Duties: 

  • Arrive promptly. Begin set-up. 
  • Greet and assist vendors, checking with them regularly. 
  • Be familiar with vendor products. 
  • Greet musicians and any other featured guests and assist with set-up. 
  • Process customer transactions using both credit card and cash. 
  • Collect payment from vendors. 
  • Collect visitor and vendor feedback. 
  • Promote the market; take photos and share on social media. 
  • Work to return, chairs, tents, umbrellas, signage to market shed at the end of each market day. 
  • Be a welcoming, friendly face that helps visitors and vendors feel glad they came.

The Market Coordinator must be willing to work in rain or shine and in extreme heat, and be able to do regular lifting, exerting 50 pounds of force occasionally and up to 20 pounds of force frequently. The majority of the shift is spent standing and requires substantial moving around the market site on sidewalks and grass.  

The right person for this role will love Mission, love the market, enjoy providing top rate customer service, and be eager to expand the market family of customers, vendors and community partners. 

Mission is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Interested applicants should submit a resume and statement of interest to resumes@missionks.org 

Lifeguard

Under the supervision of the Aquatic Facility Manager, this position is primarily responsible for supervising patrons at Mission’s aquatics facilities. Lifeguard staff provide first aid, rescue assistance, and emergency assistance as necessary. Employees should possess excellent supervisory, communication, and public relations skills.

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Swim Instructors

Overview:

Under the supervision of the Aquatics Coordinator, this position is primarily responsible for teaching students how to swim in a safe manner at the Mission Family Aquatics Center. Swim Instructor staff also provides updates to patrons, schedule private lessons, and teach group lessons. This employee should possess excellent supervisory, communication, and public relations skills.

Salary:

Position starts at $10.00/Hour.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Must be 16 years of age; or older.
  2. Must be able to work either T/Th evening and/or Saturday morning
  3. Must be able to teach 5 to 10 hours of private lessons a week
  4. Possess Red Cross Water Safety Instructor or have the ability to attain certification through city training.
  5. Must possess Red Cross CPR/AED/ and First-Aid or have the ability to attain certification through city training.
  6. Must have the skill and ability to maintain a safe environment for all patrons.
  7. Must successfully pass a background check.

Job Duties, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  1. Follows safety procedures and practices.
  2. Teach infants, toddlers, and children water safety skills
  3. Maintain paperwork and update swim lessons as needed
  4. Work with minimal supervision during assigned class times
  5. Maintain all equipment used during swim lessons
  6. Be able to communicate effectively with parents and guardians about students needs
  7. Keep control of a class size of no more than 6 for toddlers, 8 for teenagers, and 10 for parent infant.
  8. Be able to teach all swim lesson skills to the standard set by supervisor

How to Apply:

Click here for application, fill out and return to PCC. The recruitment period will stay open until all positions are filled. Interviews will be scheduled after we review your application.

More Information:

For more information on these positions for the Mission Parks & Recreation Department, please contact Jenna Dickman, Aquatics Facilities Manager, at jdickman@missionks.org or at 913.722.8207.

Fitness Instructors

We are looking for energetic, motivating, passionate leaders to add to our fitness schedule!

We are interested in many formats/classes including but not limited to HIIT, Yoga, POUND, Insanity, PiYo, Strength, Bootcamp – we are always looking for new ideas! Please send your resume and what you are interested in teaching to be considered for this position.

Send resumes to jsmith@missionks.org and/or to nshepherd@missionks.org.

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