Maintenance LTE – NEW Zoo

Application Deadline: 2022-06-30
Job Type: County
Job Description:

Job Summary
Performs routine janitorial and maintenance duties on buildings and grounds and other related duties as directed at a county park.. Weekend and second shift work hours are to be expected.

Essential Duties
Performs general building maintenance. Duties include cleaning restroom facilities, washing windows, floors and walls, emptying litter and other janitorial work, painting buildings and other maintenance as required.

Performs general outdoor maintenance work. Duties include cutting and trimming trees, cutting grass and bushes, cutting weeds and brush and other outdoor maintenance as required.

Maintains landscaping, shrubbery, trees and gardens in assigned areas.

Paints sign equipment; maintains picnic area and campgrounds and related duties.

Maintains structures, walks, ponds, etc.

Maintains written records and logs.

Performs routine maintenance and related duties on trails.

Collects and deposits revenue as necessary, including boat launch and camping revenue.

Responds to inquiries, requests and/or complaints from members of the public.

Instructs and/or assists volunteers or other assigned personnel in proper work techniques and methods as appropriate.

Assists in enforcement of park ordinances and park security.

Operates equipment necessary in the performance of duties in a safe and appropriate manner.

Loads and unloads materials.

Performs computer entry for data management.

Minimum Qualifications Required
Education and Training:

High School Diploma, plus one year of experience in building and grounds maintenance; or any equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities.

Licenses and Certifications:

Valid Wisconsin Driver’s License

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
General working knowledge of buildings and grounds maintenance.

General knowledge of basic math and reading.

Ability to perform heavy manual labor.

Ability to use hand and power tools.

Ability to operate trucks, tractors and power equipment.

Ability to work out of doors in a variety of conditions.

Ability to follow detailed instructions, which may be oral and/or written.

Ability to read and interpret a variety of maps.

Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

Ability to answer inquiries and complaints effectively with tact and courtesy.

Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with staff and the public.

Ability to work the required hours of the position.

Deadline Note:

WCA President & CEO Mark O'Connell received Racine County Executive @jdelagrave “Community Impact Award” last night for his close working relationship with the county on a variety of projects impacting not only Racine County but also all of Wisconsin. @NACoTweets

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