Position Open for Temporary Seasonal Position – Townsend

Date Posted: Friday, April 21st, 2017


The Town of Townsend is seeking applicants for the position of a seasonal temporary Municipal Worker.

This position would work approximately 10 hours per week from May 2017 thru October 2017.  Work schedule TBD based on needs of the business.  Hours are not guaranteed.

Position involves a variety of physical tasks and assignments in the Municipal Park, Town Hall, and throughout the Town.


  1. Must have valid driver’s license; be at least 18 years old; lift 55 lbs. without assistance.
  2. Must be able to work under conditions exposed to heat, rain, sun, humidity, pollen, and other environmental allergens.
  3. Selected applicants must pass a background check and drug screen prior to their start date.
  4. Must be able to operate a variety of maintenance equipment

Examples of work may include:

Performs general custodial and cleaning duties
Performs routine, entry-level maintenance work
Picks up trash and empties cans in park
Operates a weed-eater and trimmer
Assists with recreational activities
Basic landscaping, including mowing &trimming

Interested candidates should forward resume by no later than Friday,May 6, 2017 to Town Manager Dawson Green at Dgreen@townsend.delaware.gov