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City of Cookeville - Department of Leisure Services - Parks Groundskeeper 

The City of Cookeville, Department of Leisure Services and Public Facilities is accepting applications for Temporary Parks Groundskeepers.  Positions open until filled. Must have valid driver’s license.  High school education or equivalent preferred.  Requires good hand/eye coordination and dexterity while using tools and operating tractor, mower, etc. Some lifting of heavy materials; frequent stooping and crouching while working in flower beds and preparing ball fields.  May assist maintenance workers w/electrical, plumbing & carpentry tasks. Is exposed to extreme weather conditions, noise and dirt and related work as req’d. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.  40/hpw @ $10.61/hr Anticipated start date:  ASAP.

Positions open until filled.  Send application/resume to City of Cookeville, HR Dept., PO Box 998, Cookeville, TN 38503 or email  EOE


The City of Cookeville is now accepting applications for School Patrol.  Duties involve: Directing traffic & assisting children in assigned school zones; walking and standing for long periods of time with frequent use of arms.  Subjected to adverse climate conditions such as cold, heat, rain, and snow.  A valid TN driver’s license, good vision and hearing are required.  High school education or equivalent preferred.  Approx 10/hpw.  Pay $12.00hr. Applications will be received until position filled. 

Send to City of Cookeville, ATTN:  Human Resources Dept., PO Box 998, Cookeville, TN  38503 or email EOE