PARKS AND SPORTS FIELD TECHNICIAN IIBotetourt County - Administration
Included with the compensation is an excellent benefits package including state retirement benefits through the Virginia Retirement System.
We are looking for a self-motivated, task oriented, results driven and energized lead technician, with a good work ethic to assist with maintenance and repair parks and sports fields for sports and general citizen use.
What you’ll do:
- Leading Maintenance Tech 1 and seasonal staff in the maintenance of athletic fields, park facilities and other County property.
- Mowing, trimming, laying out and marking fields for various sports events, trash pickup, general cleaning of grounds, restrooms, concession stands and snow removal.
- Care and routine maintenance of tools and equipment.
- Keeping daily records of tasks performed.
- This position will work primarily Monday through Friday 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM.; however work may be performed at varying hours, including some nights, weekends and holidays.
- This position requires working outdoors and the ability to perform moderate to strenuous physical activity throughout the work day.
What we’re looking for:
- 2 years’ experience operating equipment associated with parks and sports field maintenance (examples: tractor, various mowers (zero turn, reel, push and walk behind), aerator, truck and trailer, roller and ventrac.
- Basic knowledge of equipment and maintenance, ability to troubleshoot minor problems such as, belts, filters, batteries and spark plugs.
- Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, the general public and other County staff.
- Ability to follow oral and written directions to meet deadlines.
- Valid Virginia Driver’s license and have and maintain a good driving record.
- Ability to pass pre-employment physical that includes alcohol/drug screening and on-going random screenings.
- Ability to obtain Pesticide Applicators License within 6 months of hire.
Position Salary Range: $26,620- $39,930, Depending on Experience and Qualifications