SENIOR MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN-HAL AND BERNI HANSON REGIONAL PARK

Recruitment #22-111-3383

Introduction

Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is a team of talented professionals, driven by results and customer relationships, and committed to excellence. The effective delivery of programs and community services can provide social, personal, economic, and environmental benefits to last a lifetime. Be a part of something that matters!

Job Description

PRCS- Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs

PRCS is seeking a Senior Maintenance Technician to join our Maintenance Division working at Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park located in Leesburg, VA, near Independence High School and just 45 minutes from the Maryland state line. The Hal and Berni Hanson Regional Park is a brand-new state of the art park featuring 17 lighted athletic fields, an event center, nature center, playgrounds, disc golf course, and more! The new 257-acre park will offer a wide variety of programs to serve the community. The Maintenance division provides support to multiple areas within the department such as mowing, ballfield maintenance and renovation, equipment repairs, facility maintenance, emergency response, special event support and special projects. Senior Maintenance Technicians respond to routine inquiries and complaints, assign staff and oversee work projects, supports the Crew Leader with administrative and personnel related duties including performance management, and also assists with record keeping. This position is responsible for training staff in department maintenance techniques, proper equipment use and care, and following all safety precautions.

 Click here for more information on the Hal & Berni Hanson Regional Park Project

Senior Maintenance Technician positions require skills used to perform general grounds maintenance tasks such as: 

  • Playground inspection and maintenance
  • Mowing and trimming
  • Trash removal
  • Athletic field preparation for daily use, tournaments, and special events
  • Turf management
  • Trail and woodland maintenance
  • General maintenance is needed during all seasons of the year on indoor and outdoor projects

Senior Maintenance Technician positions require the skills needed to perform tasks such as:

  • General painting and carpentry
  • Inspection of buildings, facilities, and grounds
  • Preparation and breakdown for special events
  • Snow removal during the winter months at various sites throughout assigned areas

Basic mechanical skills are needed to operate and perform preventative maintenance on machinery, equipment, vehicles, and tools as necessary to complete tasks. Successful candidates should demonstrate strong functional skills and leadership ability.

Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!

  • Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
  • Annual leave
  • Sick leave
  • Annual Paid Holidays
  • Group Health Plan
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Exceptional Performance Recognition
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Education and Career Development

HIRING RANGE: $19.76-$26.18

Salary Commensurate with Experience

Job Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent with coursework in carpentry, trades, or landscaping; two years of related work experience in ground maintenance, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Valid driver's license and good driving record (driving records may be reviewed annually for continued qualification)
  • Hold or obtain a Commercial Pesticide Applicator's/Fertilizer Applicator Licenses within required time frames of Department.

Special Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Licensed as a Pesticide Registered Technician in the Commonwealth of Virginia preferred
  • Ground maintenance and/or field preparations with graduation from a technical school preferred
  • Supervisory experience preferred

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

  • Successful candidate will undergo criminal background, DMV check and credit checks
  • Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening required
  • Obtain First Aid/CPR certifications within 30 days of hire
  • Obtain a Commercial Pesticide Applicator's within required time frames of Department

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