Employment Opportunities

Announced:  4/17/2017

Labor Crew Leader (Part-time)

The City of Portage is seeking an experienced individual for the part-time, year round position of Labor Crew Leader of seasonal staff in the Department of Public Services to perform and provide oversight of a variety of manual labor activities related to maintenance and beautification of parks, boulevards and city facilities. Must be able to operate pickup trucks, lawn mowers, snow blowers and other outdoor equipment. Must be able to lift objects and tools over 50 lbs. and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 lbs. Position will work under adverse weather conditions. High School diploma or GED required.  Previous experience in parks, cemeteries or landscape management is preferred.  Must have a valid Michigan Driver’s License with a good driving record. 28 hours/week, Tuesday 7:30-11:30, Wednesday- Friday 7:30 AM- 4:00 PM. 

Starting rate is $12.33/hr.  No benefits provided. Qualified candidates should submit a completed application to the Department of Human Resources, City of Portage, 7900 S. Westnedge Ave., Portage, MI  49002 OR apply online below.


The City of Portage is an Equal Opportunity Employer