Responsible for assisting in the maintenance and repair of all pool facilities and immediate grounds.
REQUIRED EDUCATION, QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
High School Diploma or equivalent with a minimum of three years’ experience in work related to facility maintenance required. Knowledge of heating, plumbing, and electrical repairs required. Must have great problem solving, analytical, organizational, interpersonal; and written and verbal communication skills. Must have good time management skills and work calmly and effectively under pressure.
Attendance at work site as scheduled; must be available to work other shifts and overtime as required.
Assist in developing guidelines for use of facilities.
Maintain water chemistry and all other operations of District pools during season.
Assist with supervision and train night maintenance staff at pools.
Assist with purchasing, installing, maintaining, and repairing inventory of supplies and equipment.
Assist in preparing annual budget.
Assist in maintaining current and accurate records pertaining to pools.
Assist in planning for departments’ goals and objectives.
Assist with general upkeep of all pool facilities and immediate grounds.
Work with immediate supervisor and independent contractors to schedule projects during pool season.
Open and closes Northside Family Aquatic Center and Rice Pool and Water Park during season.
Conduct safety inspections.
Motivate staff to improve work performance.
Train pool staff on emergency situations and general functions at the pools.
Maintain effective two-way communication while dealing with concerns in the field with all district staff and immediate supervisor.
Carry two way or cell phone communication at all times.
Wear personal protective equipment for job function when needed.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, ETC.
Must have and maintain: a valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record and obtain Certified Pool Operator (CPO) certificate within six (6) months of employment; CPR/AED certified or obtain within one (1) year of employment.
Must be able to: frequently move about the facility and pool area and position one’s self for maintenance and repair; occasionally ascend/descend stairs/ladder, repetitive use of hands/arms, vibration and grasping while working with tools, and move objects weighing up to 50 lbs, and over with assistance, eye/hand coordination, and fine manipulation; occasionally move across uneven ground. Must be able to drive.
Must be able to: handle all weather conditions while traveling between facilities, occasionally encounter rain, snow, stinging/biting bugs and insects, dirt, poisonous plants, heights over 12 feet, fumes, gases, odors, dust, mold, noise over 85 dbls, wet, slippery floors/surfaces, confined spaces, pesticides, chemicals, smoke.
$16.00 - $18.00 per hour.
Shifts vary during pool season. Tuesday thru Saturday or Sunday thru Thrusday.
TIme: 6:00am - 2:00pm during pool season. Off season is Monday - Friday 7:00am - 3:00pm.
Full-time 40 hrs per week.
We have a highly competitive benefits package including: health insurance, life insurance, paid time off (including holiday, vacation, personal, and sick), 457 deferred compensation plan, Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (pension plan), medical and dependent flexible spending account, facility privileges for employee and employee's eligible dependents, etc.
To apply for this position go to: https://wheatonparkdistrict.clearcompany.com/careers/jobs/6e23126c-0c0d-20aa-c0c2-47e2a9f463ac/apply?source=780008-CS-26822
The Wheaton Park District is an equal opportunity employer. EOE/M/F/D/V