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Park Maintenance - Technician III
Job Title: Park Maintenance - Technician III
Job Code: 5846
Address: 305 S. Dogwood Drive Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
Phone: 540-433-9168
Fax: 540-433-9169
Emp Type: Full-Time
Required Education: Combination Education & Experience
Years of Experience:  3
Travel: None
Starting Salary: $34,444
Start Date: 12/18/2017
# of Openings: 1
Description: Full-Time position with the Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation Park Maintenance Division. The Tech. III position performs equipment pre-trip inspections; inspects park facilities and may assign tasks to employees related to needed maintenance. This position will develop course of action for repairs, research cost estimates and provide estimated manpower and equipment project costs for approval. The Tech III will serve as the point of contact for contractors providing maintenance and will mentor and provide training to division personnel. The Tech III will engage in and lead installation, maintenance and repair of projects and may operate specialized equipment. This position will have knowledge of proper handling and spill prevention/response and cleanup procedures for pollutants to minimize entry into storm water system. They will formulate and modify fertilizer prescriptions and applications using soil sample results. This position may perform complex carpentry work and advanced skill work in various trade areas (electrical, electronics, plumbing and HVAC systems); repair and maintain a variety of building fixtures consisting of wood, plastic and other materials; determine grades, elevations and other specifics from blueprints and site plans as applies to projects; may apply masonry knowledge and skills to layout bonding calculations, corner locations and special patterns; recognizes and resolves sanitation issues and other potential hazards; prepares and maintains records and budgets for equipment; and assists with snow and ice removal. To review the complete job description and apply for this position visit:
Attached Document: Not Available
Date Posted: 11/6/2017

Company Information
Company Name: Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation
Health Insurance Life Insurance Dental Insurance
Attention: Apply online at: For additional information Contact: City of Harrisonburg 409 South Main Street Third Floor Harrisonburg, Virginia, 22801 540.432.8920 540.432.7796

  Listing #:   1196   
  Date Created:   11/6/2017
  Last Updated:   11/6/2017
  Date Expired:   12/6/2017
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