Parks and Grounds Maintenance Worker I - Extra Help

County of Sonoma

Santa Rosa, California

Job Type Temporary
Salary Details $19.93 - $24.23/Hourly
Deadline Apr 11, 2020

The Sonoma County Regional Parks Department seeks qualified Parks and Grounds Maintenance Workers!

Working at locations across the County, Parks and Grounds Maintenance Worker Is maintain all County parks, bike trails, open space and other landscaped areas under contract with the County. 

Locations include: Spring Lake, Sonoma Valley, Central Area, Coastal (Bodega Bay, Gualala – Stillwater), and Russian River park areas. Work hours may vary, up to 40 hours per week, and may include days, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Parks & Grounds Maintenance Worker Is are responsible for:

  • Groundskeeping and landscape maintenance
  • Service and operation of landscaping power equipment and irrigation systems
  • Maintenance of park buildings and equipment, gardens, and grounds
  • Assisting with construction and repairs at the County Center Complex, community centers, marinas, and park areas

Important Note: Parks and Grounds Maintenance Workers are expected to wear a uniform, and may receive a voucher toward the purchase of uniform, including safety boots.


Extra-help employees relieve or augment permanent staff. Temporary, extra-help employees are not in the classified civil service and do not have property rights to permanently allocated positions. In addition, they do not receive most employee benefits such as: long-term disability insurance coverage; accrual of vacation; participation in the County retirement program; or eligibility to take promotional examinations. Temporary, extra-help employees are limited in their employment to a maximum of one calendar year. These employees must be off of work for three months before they can be re-employed on an extra help basis. Extra-help employees who meet the eligibility requirements may qualify for a County contribution toward medical coverage.


*Salary is negotiable and benefits described herein do not represent a contract and may be changed without notice. For more information, including minimum qualifications, & to apply, visit, or call 707-565-2331. EOE Apply Now.

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