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Seasonal Maintenance Worker II - Park Management

City of Roanoke, Virginia

Location: City of Roanoke Public Works - 1802 Courtland Road NE Roanoke, VA 24011
Type: Full-Time, Non-Remote
Posted on: February 5, 2024
$31,200.00 - $35,068.80 Annually
City of Roanoke Public Works - 1802 Courtland Road NE Roanoke, VA
Job Type
Full Time Non-Exempt
Job Number
Department of Parks & Recreation
Parks & Recreation - Park Management
Opening Date
Closing Date
3/5/2024 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Description The City of Roanoke is seeking two Maintenance workers that performs manual labor in the preparing, marking and maintaining of athletic fields and ball diamonds. Typical task include; but aren’t limited to, skilled turf maintenance, mowing, weed-eating, edging, leaf mulching, aerating, fertilizing and seeding. Must have knowledge of, experience and the ability to skillfully operate and do routine daily service and maintenance on a wide variety of mowers, field paint machines, and other equipment related to athletic field maintenance. Will provide logistical support to special events and athletic tournaments as needed. Possession of a valid Virginia driver’s license is required.
The City of Roanoke is an Equal Employment Opportunity/AA/M/F/Disability Employer.
To elevate the performance of the organization, we are committed to respecting, celebrating, and embracing the collective mixture of differences and similarities between our employees as a rich tapestry. Our behaviors will demonstrate open communication, and we will seek opportunities to learn, recognizing and rewarding actions that promote acceptance while suspending judgment. By doing this, we will foster an inclusive, open work environment that delivers excellent service and creates a more vibrant and inviting community.
This is a non-exempt position.
Typical Qualifications
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Operates dump truck loads and unloads general dirt, timber,  and other materials
Operates riding and push mowers cutting and trimming grass
Operates tar distributor and patches holes in streets
Operates chipper and cleans area of limbs
Operates truck, transports and works with crew engaged in semi-skilled repair maintenance and custodial activities
Performs the work of a laborer or semi-skilled laborer as assigned when not engaged as driver including rough carpentry and concrete work painting and related tasks
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Supplemental Information QUALIFICATIONS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); three to five years related experience and/or training in the operation of automotive equipment and the performance of heavy manual labor; or equivalent combination of education and experience.