POSITION:         Park Maintenance                                         

DEPARTMENT:  Park & Recreation

REPORTS TO:   Director of Maintenance                             

FLSA:                Union Non-Exempt

Position Responsibilities (include but are not limited to the following):

  • Responsible for maintenance operations at City Parks and Facilities.
  • Make preparations for events.
  • Plants and maintains trees at City Parks and Facilities.
  • Plants and maintains flowers at City Parks and Facilities.
  • Clean the Parks.
  • Maintain the grass at City Parks and Facilities.
  • Renovates City Facilities as needed.
  • Mechanical duties as needed.
  • Perform all other tasks assigned by the Director and Assistant Director of Maintenance.
  • Perform special assignments when assigned by Park Superintendent.
  • Unlock and secure facility as needed.
  • Ability to operate hand and power tools and light machinery.
  • Ability to operate Zero turn mowers, weed eater and blowers.
  • Pick up trash in parks.
  • Prepare and paint facilities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Basic understanding of general maintenance.
  • Ability to problem solve.
  • Considerate ability to work well and machinery.
  • Basic knowledge of plumbing, roofing, electrical and general building repair.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CDL License.
  • 2 years in maintenance or field experience.
  • Backhoe and other heavy equipment experience.

Education/Training:        High School Diploma or equivalent.

Experience:                     Minimum 2 years maintenance training or experience.

Working Conditions:      Indoor and outdoor environments, including extreme heat and cold.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a wide variety of environment, including extreme heat and cold.
  • Ability to see within normal parameters.
  • Ability to hear within normal range.
  • Ability to extend hand (s) and arm (s).
  • Ability to stand for long period of time.
  • Ability to read.
  • Ability to push, pull, carry, and lift a minimum of 40 pounds.
  • Ability to climb ladders and handle heights.

How to Apply:  Here is the online application

Position will remain open until filled.