Beautification Specialist Job Summary

The Cheboygan Main Street Downtown Development Authority is looking for a reliable and skilled beautification specialist to perform essential upkeep tasks throughout the Main Street DDA district. In this position, you will be responsible for a wide variety of activities such as repairs and cleaning to ensure that our downtown is tidy, safe, and welcoming. Being reliable and self-motivated with a keen eye for detail is essential in this job. You should have the manual dexterity and physical stamina necessary for this work.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintain grounds: upkeep, trimming, edging, watering flowers, weed removal, snow and ice removal, etc.
  • Maintains hardscape features: cleaning, pressure washing, trash and recycling collection, painting, etc.
  • Various repairs throughout the Main Street DDA district
  • Report to Main Street DDA Director regarding issues resolved, those needing attention, and those currently in progress

Minimum Requirements and Qualifications

  • • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Proven experience as a maintenance worker or other similar position
  • Ability to safely and appropriately operate and maintain tools, including hand and electrical tools, and lawn and garden equipment
  • Entry level knowledge of hardscape maintenance practices and materials required to make repairs
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with individuals and groups who come from diverse backgrounds and represent members of the public, coworkers, and/or vendors
  • General passion for creative problem-solving
  • Enthusiasm for Downtown Cheboygan

Desired Traits

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Team player with attention to detail yet able to work independently
  • Organized; follows through to meet commitments and deadlines
  • Positive attitude


  • Flexible schedule. 10-15 hours / week April – November
  • Up to 10 hours / week December – March


  • $12/hour

How to Apply:

Please email a letter of interest and resume (or equivalent) to or mail to:

City of Cheboygan
Attn: Katie Duczkowski
Cheboygan, MI 49721

Posted on August 19th, 2020 in Announcements. Tagged: