The Park Specialist II is responsible for performing general park maintenance duties throughout the District with an emphasis on mowing.
JOB SUMMARY • Supervise 2-4 seasonal staff members • Mowing, trimming, edging, and blowing • Tree removal • Herbicide applications • Trash removal • Athletic field maintenance • Parking lot repairs • Special events • Snow removal
QUALIFICATIONS • Prior experience in leading a mowing crew, park maintenance, landscaping, and equipment operation/repair preferred • Obtain a valid Illinois Pesticide Operator’s license, CPR/AED certification and Illinois CDL “C” license upon employment
HOURS Monday through Friday from 6:30 am to 3:00 pm with overtime available
BENEFITS WE OFFER In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package, including: • Medical Insurance • Dental Insurance • Vision Insurance • Life Insurance • Short- and Long-Term Disability (IMRF) • Pension / Defined Benefit Plan (IMRF) • 457 Plan / Defined Contribution Plan • Paid Time Off • Park District Facility Discounts and Usage Benefit