Maintenance Specialist – Parks, Rec & Forestry

Application Deadline: 2022-10-09
Job Type: County
Job Description:

This is skilled work in the construction and maintenance of park facilities. Work involves the application of skills in the performance of a variety of tasks involving plumbing, carpentry, HVAC, masonry, etc. There is some lead responsibility for directing the work of others.

NORMAL HOURS OF WORK: 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday-Friday.

High school graduation or equivalent, preferably including courses in one of the construction trades, and two years responsible paid work experience in the construction trades involving plumbing, carpentry, electrical, or masonry skills.

NECESSARY SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Possession of a valid Wisconsin Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) without air brake restrictions; OR pass the required Class A CDL without restrictions on air brakes within 120 days of hire. Probationary employees failing to meet the CDL requirements may be terminated. Also required is a driving record that meets County standards.

The following duties are typical for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.

Performs construction, inspection, troubleshooting, and repair of applicable building structures and systems, which may include plumbing, electrical, carpentry, masonry, HVAC, painting, roofing, welding, or other related areas.
Forms plans, constructs and repairs buildings, shelters, playground equipment, walkways, and other park facilities.
Performs site inspections to ensure project and operational compliance with internal and external safety regulations.
Coordinates and monitors the work of Park Maintenance Technicians on assigned projects.
Monitors and tracks available inventory and notifies appropriate individual(s) when stock reaches specified levels.
Completes a variety of logs, documents, and/or simple reports regarding quantity of materials handled, equipment operations, work orders, and/or other related information.
Interacts with the public and persons contracted to use the park regularly in providing services and assistance and enforcing park rules.
Operates motorized construction and maintenance equipment to maintain parks and construct park buildings, including tractors, trucks, and similar equipment.
Develops solutions to work issues that add value for our customers.
Participates in establishing professional development goals that are supportive of broader County goals.
Maintains regular and predictable attendance; works extra hours as required.
Leads seasonal employees engaged in related work.
Performs related work as required.

Salary Range (B22): Minimum $17.66/hour – Mid Point $20.75/hour – Maximum $24.55/hour

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