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Facility Coordinator – Parks and Recreation

Ongoing

Department(s): Parks and Recreation

Location: Pittsburg, KS

POSITION SUMMARY

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.


Qualifications

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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

POSITION COMPETENCIES

  • 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

Requirements

EDUCATION

  • 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