MAINTENANCE LEVEL I – PARKS & ATHLETIC FIELDS
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ABOUT US: The Bartlett Park District is an independent local government agency that provides 597 acres of beautiful parks and outstanding recreational opportunities for the residents of Bartlett, IL and surrounding neighbors. Major facilities of this Distinguished Accredited Agency and two-time National Gold Medal Finalist includes 44 parks, a community center, two aquatic centers, two golf courses, banquet facility, ski hill, athletic field complex, nature center, and more.
JOB SUMMARY: Reporting to the Parks & Athletic Field Manager, Maintenance Level I Parks & Athletic Fields position’s primary responsibility is to perform a wide variety of maintenance tasks within the District’s parks. This is an at-will position. Additional responsibilities include: Mow & trim all athletic fields and other turf areas weekly during growing season. Assist with layout, striping, and maintaining sports fields. Assist with turf maintenance (aerating, seeding, sodding, and establishing new turf). Responsible for weed control on athletic fields both infield and turn areas. Repair damaged recreational items in field such as tennis court nets, basketball courts, soccer goals, playground equipment, and shelters. Repair and perform preventive maintenance to playground equipment. Assist with trash removal of all district parks. Remove snow from parking lots, sidewalks, and throughout Park District as needed. Perform preventive maintenance on equipment such as checking fuel levels, cleaning and inspections, greasing, etc. Gain knowledge and understanding of Park District policies and procedures. Attend District-wide trainings as directed. Comply with District’s dress code. Perform other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS: Must be at least 18 years of age and high school graduate or equivalent. Prior experience in parks maintenance or related field preferred. Ability to have flexible hours during prime seasons crucial. Must have a valid Illinois Driver’s License and able to provide own transportation. SCHEDULE & PAY: This is a full-time, non-exempt position. Hours are Monday - Friday, 7:00am-3:30pm (40 hours per week). Target hiring range is $14.50 - $16.00 per hour, DOQ (dependent on qualifications).
BENEFITS OFFERED: In exchange for your time and talent, we offer a generous benefit package: Medical & Prescription Coverage; Dental & Vision Coverage ; Short & Long-Term Disability; Paid Holidays & Vacation Time; Life Insurance (basic & voluntary); 457 Defined Contribution Plan; Tuition Reimbursement; Pension Defined Contribution Plan (IMRF); Flexible Spending Accounts; Facility Discounts & Usage Benefits