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SeasonalThe Charter Township of Ypsilanti is accepting applications for 2021 seasonal employment opportunities beginning February 15, 2021. The Charter Township of Ypsilanti is an equal opportunity employer.

Application forms are available online and at the following locations:

Human Resource Department
Charter Township of Ypsilanti
7200 S Huron River Dr.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Contact Human Resource Department: (734) 484 - 0065

Ypsilanti Township Recreation/Community Center
2025 E Clark Rd.
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Contact Recreation & Parks Department: (734) 544 - 3800

Employment Application

 

All positions are open until filled. For additional information about each position, training, and the application process please call the contact person listed for each position. Start dates and position openings are dependent on any COVID-19 restrictions.

 

Park Operation Staff

Park Ranger
Responsibilities include patrolling and surveillance of the Townships park system; enforcement of park rules and ordinances; park security; supervision of park attendants; public relations; light maintenance. The park system is staffed seven days/week, dawn to dusk (weekday evenings and weekends). We are looking for someone with experience in security and a background in parks & recreation and/or law enforcement. Desirable skills include strong public relations and conflict resolution. Experience in a park setting is desirable. Minimum 18 years old. Must have valid Driver’s License with good driving record.

Pay: $11.50 – $14.50per hour
Dates: May – Labor Day weekend
Number of positions available: 3-4
Approx. Hours per week: 25-37
Contact: Robin Castle-Hine, Quality Assurance Specialist (734) 484-0065

 

Park Attendants
Responsibilities include public relations; monitor park capacity; collect park entry fees; monitor boat launch; park patrol; light maintenance. The park system is staffed seven days/week, dawn to dusk. Skills include experience in handling money; keeping financial records; public relations; experience working with the public. Minimum 16 years old.

Pay: $9.75 - $10.50 per hour
Dates: Mid-May – Labor Day weekend
Number of positions available: 12-16
Approx. Hours per week: 20-37
Contact: Robin Castle-Hine, Quality Assurance Specialist (734) 484-0065

 

Park/Ground Maintenance
This position is responsible for parks and grounds maintenance throughout Ypsilanti Township. Duties of this position require individual to perform physical labor in possible conditions of extreme heat and inclement weather. Experience in the operation of grounds equipment (hand tools, landscape tools, weed whip, lawn mower, etc.); operation of large area mowers desirable; these are seasonal (not permanent) positions. Schedules & hours can vary depending upon weather conditions. Work hours will be days, weekends, and holidays. Some positions may start in March or April. Some positions may end in September or continue into November. Must be 18 years old and have current valid driver’s license with good driving record.

Pay: $10.00 - $12.00 per hour
Dates: March - November
Number of positions available: 20-25
Approx. Hours per week: Up to 35
Contact: Mike Hoffmeister, Residential Services Director, CPRP (734) 484-0073


Golf Course Staff

Golf Shop Attendants
Green Oaks Golf Course is accepting applications to fill current openings for the Golf Shop Attendant positions. Green Oaks is seeking individuals that are happy, friendly, have a positive attitude, and are detailed and customer service oriented.

Essential Job Functions: Assist with daily pro shop operations including interacting with guests during their visit and answering phone calls for tee times and general golf course information. Experience with computers and registers preferred but not required. Applicants must be available and willing to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays. Minimum 18 years old. Must have a valid Driver’s License with a good driving record.

Pay: $10.50 - $12.00/hour
Dates: March 15th – November 15th (start Dates may vary and depend on the weather)
Number of positions available: 2-3
Approx. Hours per week: 15-28
Contact: Clayton Farnsworth, Asst. Director of Golf Operations (734) 485-0881

 

Golf Cart Attendants
Green Oaks Golf Course is accepting applications to fill current openings for the Seasonal Cart Attendant positions. Green Oaks is seeking individuals that are enthusiastic, self-starting and customer service oriented.

Essential Job Functions: Primarily responsible with the delivery, staging, cleanliness, and storing of the golf cart fleet. Deliver and promote prompt, courteous and friendly service to all guests. Duties will also include the general tasks of preserving the upkeep of the outside areas, assisting the pro shop staff when needed and other general assignments. Applicants must be available and willing to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays. Minimum 15 years old.

Pay: $10.25 - $11.00/hour
Dates: March 15th - November 15th (start dates may vary and depend on the weather)
Number of positions available: 4-5
Approx. Hours per week: 10-20
Contact: Clayton Farnsworth, Asst. Director of Golf Operations (734) 485-0881

 

Player Assistants/Starters
Green Oaks Golf Course is accepting applications to fill our current openings for the Player Assistant/Starter position. Green Oaks is seeking individuals that are happy, friendly, and customer service oriented.

Essential Job Functions: The primary responsibility is to monitor the proper pace of play of our golfers on the course, and observe that patrons are adhering to proper cart and golf course rules at all times. As a starter assists the golf shop by making sure that golfers are teeing off in an orderly and timely manner. May assist with outside outings or events as needed and help to keep the golf course clean by disposing of trash or debris. Minimum 18 years old. Must have a valid Driver’s License with a good driving record.

Pay: $10.25 - $11.00/hour
Dates: March 15th – November 15th (start dates may vary and depend on the weather)
Number of positions available: 2
Approx. Hours per week: 10-20
Contact: Clayton Farnsworth, Asst. Director of Golf Operations (734) 485-0881

 

Golf Course Laborer
Green Oaks Golf Course is currently accepting applications to fill current openings for golf course laborer positions.

Essential job functions: Primary responsibilities include assisting with daily ground maintenance in order to keep the golf course healthy and thriving. Other duties include raking leaves, picking up trash and debris, removing cuttings, and possibly assisting with irrigation issues. Qualified individuals must be able to safely operate grounds equipment (lawn mower, weed whip, etc.) and have the ability to perform physical labor in conditions of extreme heat and inclement weather. Minimum 18 years old. Must have a valid Driver’s License with a good driving record.

Pay: $11.00 - $15.00/hour
Dates: March 15th – November 15th (start dates may vary and depend on the weather)
Number of positions available: 8-10
Approx. Hours per week: 15-35
Contact: Tim Smith, Golf Course Superintendent (734) 482-2386

Charter Township of Ypsilanti  •  7200 S. Huron River Dr. Ypsilanti, Mi 48197  •  (734) 484 - 4700

Mon. - Fri., 8:30am - 4:30pm  •  Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm daily