The fundamental reason this classification exists is to supervise the construction and maintenance of athletic fields, to include baseball and soccer, throughout the City of Montgomery maintained by the Parks and Recreation Department. The essential functions are: plans and schedules athletic field construction or maintenance projects; supervises athletic field crews in the maintenance and construction of athletic fields; and assists the Parks Division Superintendent in planning the annual budget to ensure adequate funds and equipment to construct and maintain athletic fields in the City of Montgomery. This employee reports to the Parks Division Superintendent of the Parks and Recreation Department.
High school diploma or GED certificate and four (4) years of responsible experience involving athletic field maintenance and construction which must include at least two (2) years of supervisory experience in athletic field maintenance and construction.
Possession of a valid Alabama Driver's License or the ability to obtain one within six months as needed to drive and operate city vehicles. The employee must obtain a pesticide control certification from the State of Alabama Agriculture Department within the first six months of employment.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Work in a variety of weather conditions with exposure to the elements, to include heat, cold, rain and dust. Frequently works weekends during peak seasons or prior to and after special city events. May work longer than normal regular hours to ensure completion of projects with deadlines or time frames.
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