Incorporated in 1946, Galt is a growing community with
approximately 25,000 residents located approximately 20 miles south
of Sacramento along Highway 99. The City is led by five elected
council members, the Mayor being appointed.
Galt offers affordable housing with a small town atmosphere,
perfect for raising young families as well as a great opportunity
for new businesses.
The City is known for its annual Independence Day Celebration
with fireworksand the Winter Bird Festival. We also offer the Galt
Market, an open air market held every Tuesday and Wednesday
offering great deals on fresh fruits and vegetables, clothing, home
furnishings and much more.
Sports and Recreation are key to Galt's quality of life.
Enhanced by its mild seasonal climate and numerous parks, Galt
features a variety of activities for youth and adults such as
t-ball, baseball, football, soccer, swimming and swim lessons,
karate, exercise classes and many more choices to meet the needs of
The City of Galt is located in the heart of the Delta Recreation
Area in Northern, California. Thirty minutes away are the Sierra
Foothills and the Sacramento Delta. Reno, Lake Tahoe, San Francisco
and the CA coast are all within atwo hourdrive making Galt a
recreational haven for boat lovers and outdoorsman alike.
ABOUT THE POSITION
The successful candidate will work approximately 18 -36 hours
per week. Available Shifts are as follows:
Sunday - Wednesday 6:30 AM - 2:30 PM and Thursday - 6:30AM -
Tuesday - Friday - 6:30 AM - 3:00 PM and Saturday - 6:30AM -
- Due to an anticipated high volume of applications,this
recruitment may be closed once a sufficient number of applications
have been received as deemed by the City ofGalt.
Under general supervision of the Parks Maintenance Supervisor,
performs a variety of semi-skilled work in the maintenance and
repair to facilities, swimming pools, landscaping and park sites
and performs related work as required.
Example of Duties
- Participates in the work of a crew that maintains, repairs and
cleans parks, and facilities, and other City rights-of-way
including the trimming, seeding, planting, weeding, watering,
irrigation checks and repairs, pruning and cultivation of trees,
shrubs, and other landscaped areas;
- Monitors City swimming pool system; verifies pool chemistry and
adds chemicals or adjusts system as necessary to meet standards;
ensures the pool remains clean and safe for public usage.
- Cleans and maintains facilities, restrooms, and other assigned
facilities; maintains replaces, repairs and installs, recreation
equipment in parks.
- Picks up and removes debris from parks; maintains athletic
fields and landscape areas throughout the City.
Any combination of education and experience that provides the
skill, knowledge and abilities required is qualifying. A typical
way to obtain these requirements would be:
Education and Experience:Equivalent to graduation from high
school or completion of formal or informal education sufficient to
ensure the ability to read and write at a level required for
successful job performance. Some experience in landscape or
facility maintenance work is highly desirable. Must possess and
maintain a valid California class C driver's license and have a
satisfactory driving record.
Working Conditions: Must be willing to work out of doors in all
weather conditions and with exposure to traffic and potentially
Physical Demands: Must possess strength, stamina and mobility to
perform heavy physical work, use varied hand and power tools, drive
a motor vehicle and heavy equipment and lift and move materials and
equipment weighing to 90 pounds and heavier weights with the use of
proper equipment; vision to read printed materials and a computer
screen; hold and grasp objects and tools with full range of motion
in wrists and arms and hearing and speech to communicate in person
and over the telephone or radio.