Job Position: Aquatic Vegetation Control Harvester Operators needed for summer 2023 season

Duration: June 12-August 31, 2023 (12 Weeks)

Part-Time Hours; Monday – Thursday; 7:00-3:30 (Need: three people-two 16 hour Tuesday/Thursday and one 32 hour Monday-Thursday schedule)

Special skills: Boating and/or Heavy Machinery Operation; can swim/tread water;

Required: NYS Driver’s License. US Citizen or applicable working papers. Incentives based on Commercial Driver License.  Must be able to swim or float without assistance.

Position Description:

Mechanically harvesting aquatic plants on the Wayne County’s bays to Lake Ontario. Position provides opportunities to learn about local water quality issues and invasive species. The hours of operation occur Monday thru Thursday. Duties will include assisting in routine maintenance and periodic cleaning of the workspace and equipment. Hourly wage starts at $17.00 and has increased incentives with CDL endorsement. The District offers paid holidays to part-time employees and also offers opportunities to join or contribute to NYSLR pension program.

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