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The City of Mount Vernon is looking for seasonal help and mower operators to aid in ground and parks maintenance work.  This position will be 30 – 40 hours a week Monday to Friday.  Candidates will need to possess a strong work ethic, accountability, yard maintenance knowledge, be capable of operating a weed trimmer, rake, shovel, etc., along with the ability to learn new practices and follow directions.  Applications can be found on the city website www.mtvernon-ia.gov or at City Hall.  Applications due by March 22nd.  Must be 18 years old to apply.

The seasonal mower positions will require a candidate with prior experience operating turf mowing equipment. This individual would be responsible for mowing city parks, along with city owned property. Qualified individuals would have previous experience operating zero turn mowers, along with other lawn equipment, and knowledge of preventative maintenance for mowing equipment. This position can, pending weather,  run from March to November, with an average of 30-40 hours per week. A complete job description can be found on the city website www.mtvernon-ia.gov. Must be 18 years or older to apply. Applications must be turned in to City Hall by 4 p.m. on March 22nd.