Slow Streets Crew

NWA Trailblazers   Bentonville, AR   Full-time     Food Service
Posted on August 20, 2021
SLOW STREETS CREW
TYPE
Part-time hourly, seasonal, 5-10 hours per weekend
START DATE
September 1, 2021
COMPENSATION
$17.50/hour
LOCATION
Downtown Bentonville or Fayetteville (multiple positions on different crews)
HOW TO APPLY
Download and fill out an employment application (or send resume) from
http://bikenwa.org/jobs and email it to Gina Nida at gnida@nwatrailblazers.com
PROGRAM SUMMARY
In partnership with Northwest Arkansas cities, BikeNWA leads the Slow Streets
program to expand safe space for activities outdoors. The goal is to make neighborhood
streets safer to walk and bike, creating accessible spaces for activities outdoors. On
these streets, residents can exercise, make trips to local businesses, and explore the
community.
ROLE DESCRIPTION
Slow Streets Crew Members are responsible for the setup and breakdown of the street
barricades, signage, and all program materials under the direction of the Event Manager
and/or City Lead. This is a labor position and applicants should be prepared to work
outdoors in a variety of conditions.
TIME REQUIREMENTS
Must be able to work weekends with few exceptions. Crew Members should expect 5-
10 hours of work on weekends split between setup on Friday, route monitor shifts, and
breakdown on Sunday. There is a possibilty of additional hours during the week or
during other events, as available.
QUALIFICATIONS
• Ability to follow verbal and written directions
• Exhibit good interpersonal skills; collaborate with others and maintain composure
when faced with difficult situations and personalities
• Ability to work weekends and occasional weekdays
• Ability to lift and move up to 65lbs
RESPONSIBILITIES
• Setup and breakdown street materials
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• Execute city plan as detailed and make notes of any needs or adjustments
• Follow all safety guidelines
• Other duties as required
REQUIREMENTS
• Willing to submit to a background check
• Ability to lift and move up to 50lbs
REPORTS TO
Event Manager/Crew Leader
BENEFITS
Part-Time associates will receive a flat amount of four (4) hours of holiday pay if they
work before and after the following holidays: New Year's Day, MLK Day, President’s
Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, day after
Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day and Your Birthday (floating holiday)
ODDS & ENDS
The work environment is often outdoors in variable weather conditions.
While performing the duties of this job, this position is regularly required to stand; reach
with hands and arms; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects and/or controls;
move/carry files; and sit, walk, talk, and hear. The Special Projects Coordinator must
regularly lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required to fulfill the duties
of this job include close vision, the ability to perceive color, and the ability to adjust
focus in order to handle data collection, analysis, and summary reporting. Computer
work will be a small part of workflow.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POLICY
Our policy is to provide equal opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color,
religion, marital status, sex, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, veteran status,
sexual orientation, or any other basis, which now or in the future may be specified by
law. This policy springs from our basic belief that “all people should be treated equally
and with dignity and respect.”