Salary: $37,356.80 - $51,521.60 Annually USD
3% salary increase effective July 2022
Excellent Benefits Package includes reti rement, health, vacation, & much more!
The Big Bear Valley Recreation and Park District , a Special District of San Bernardino County , is seeking a Park Maintenance Worker II . This position performs a variety of general and semi-skilled tasks; provides direction and supervision while leading and motivating subordinates; and provides skilled training in construction, plumbing, landscaping, irrigation, turf maintenance, janitorial, and other necessary tasks. In general, Park Maintenance Workers perform routine park maintenance; assure buildings and grounds are clean and safe for scheduled activities and usage; and maintain the grounds in a clean and orderly condition. Associated responsibilities include landscape maintenance (weeding, mowing, trimming, and planting) by operating power tools; maintaining park equipment; cleaning restrooms, sinks, floors, and windows; and making repairs as needed. By necessity, most tasks are performed outside in all weather conditions. This position is located in Big Bear, which is approximately 46 miles/1.5 hours from San Bernardino in the Mountains.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
License: Must possess and maintain a valid California driver license.
Shift Availability: Must be able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Working Conditions: Applicants must be able to perform heavy manual labor, work outdoors in extreme heat, extreme cold, and in other varying weather conditions. Must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and have the ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, bend over, and crawl for extended periods in the performance of job duties for this position.
Big Bear is located approximately 1.5 hours/46 miles from San Bernardino in the Mountains. Weather conditions can change quickly, often resulting in snowy, icy, or wet road conditions. Parks and facilities are not normally closed for "snow days". The successful candidate will be expected to make provision for transportation on inclement days to meet the daily needs of the department and report to work on time.
About Big Bear Valley Recreation and Park District
The Big Bear Valley Recreation and Park District oversees a wide array of community recreation facilities and activities for the residents of Big Bear, which include the Big Bear Alpine Zoo, community parks, a swim beach, youth and adult recreation sports, an after-school childcare program, and an active senior center. Our mission is to enhance the community by promoting healthy activities and positive recreational experiences while striving to maintain a standard of excellence through our people, parks and programs.
Must meet ALL of the following:
Experience: One (1) year of maintenance experience in a parks/recreation environment, performing maintenance and upkeep on facilities/buildings, landscape, irrigation, grounds, or directly related field.
Availability: Must be available to work in the Big Bear area and be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.
License: Must possess a valid California driver license.
There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on the information provided in the Application, as well as the information provided as a response to the Supplemental Questionnaire. You are encouraged to include detailed descriptions of your qualifying experience and skills, as only the most highly qualified applicants will be referred to the Department.
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Application Procedure : To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire by the deadline. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.
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Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Remote-eligible (Remote work is a type of flexible working arrangement that allows an employee to work from remote location)
Big Bear Lake, California