Under the direction and supervision of the Natural Resources, Horticulture, and Turf Manager; the Crew Leader performs and assigns crew members day to day restoration tasks to maintain and improve the quality of the District's natural areas.
QUALIFICATIONS High School diploma or equivalent. Post high school education in park maintenance, natural resource management, horticulture, forestry or a related field is preferred. A minimum of two years demonstrated field experience in best management practices regarding woodland, savanna, prairies, riparian and wetlands areas. Must have a Chicago Wilderness Burn Certificate or obtain within 6 months of hiring. Prefer S-130/S-190 certification. Must have a valid driver's license. Must possess a state of Illinois Pesticide Applicator license or become certified within 6 months of hiring. Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds for 25 yards.
This is a full time, hourly, non-exempt position. Hours are generally 6:30am-3:00pm Monday through Friday, but hours may change to include weekends due to work load, special events, or weather.
To apply and view the complete job description please visit www.bolingbrookparks.org.