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Facility Coordinator – Parks and Recreation


Department(s): Parks and Recreation

Location: Pittsburg, KS


Performs skilled and manual labor maintaining parks and recreation grounds and indoor facilities.  Operates Parks equipment and performs general maintenance, carpentry, plumbing and electrical work.



  • Operates equipment necessary for daily duties
  • Performs basic plumbing, electrical and carpentry repair and maintenance tasks on all park facilities
  • Maintains and repairs playground equipment and grounds
  • Lawncare and landscape maintenance
  • Maintain signs and park building and facilities
  • Perform custodial duties for all indoor and outdoor park and recreation facilities
  • Sets up chairs, tables & sound equipment for events
  • Opening and winterization of the Aquatic Center and Splash Pad
  • Perform basic athletic field maintenance and marking
  • Supervises staff as assigned


  • Knowledge of basic grounds and lawn maintenance skills including chemical applications according to manufactures instructions and safety data sheets
  • Experience with operation, maintenance, and installation procedures for underground irrigation systems
  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions and calculate basic math
  • Operate equipment and hand tools for assigned tasks
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the public and other employees, both orally and in writing
  • Prepare written reports and log maintenance procedures



  • High school diploma or GED
  • Two years of equipment operation experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills, and abilities have been achieved.
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Minimum of Class B CDL within 12 months of employment