• OPS Park Ranger- Landscape Wor...

OPS Park Ranger- Landscape Worker, Marathon. The Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail State Park (FKOHT) is currently seeking a full-time Landscape Worker to join the OPS Park Ranger team. Applicant must be able to operate lawn maintenance equipment, have good visitor service capabilities, and a strong work ethic. The applicant will work with other members of the team, or independently, to assist with mowing, edging, weed eating, trimming, air blowing, and trash clean up along the trail. Applicant must also be willing to participate in exotic plant removal by physical and chemical means and interpret to visitors the natural and cultural resources of the trail. Other daily responsibilities include extensive driving, pulling and backing trailers, and minor administrative duties. The applicant must be suited to working outdoors 10 hours a day, some weekends and holidays may be required. Must also be suited to the Keys high cost of living, pay is $14/hour. Must submit State of Florida job application. Contact shelley.welch@dep.state.fl.us or mail to 3 La Croix Court, Key Largo, FL 33037 or fax 305-853-3574. For more information call 305-853-3571. Deadline for applications is Sunday, May 28, 2017.