Botetourt County - Administration

57 S. Center Drive, Suite 200
Daleville , VA
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Botetourt County - Administration
Daleville, VA Full-time
Posted on September 10, 2019

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