Under the supervision of the Park Supervisor and/or Field Foreman, this position is responsible for performing maintenance duties at assigned District parks and other grounds. This includes irrigation, turf renovation, trails, construction projects, playgrounds, ball-field maintenance, and set up and removal of field operation in the District park sites. The job may require shifts ranging from morning to evening hours, weekends and holidays.
The primary role for this position is to maintain and repair the irrigation systems specific to Urban Parks. This position is responsible for diagnosing and troubleshooting irrigation related problems; installing, programming, and repairing many types and models of irrigation controllers including, but not limited to mechanical, digital and radio/computer controlled systems. Knowledge working with solenoid valves, mechanical valves and irrigation heads of all types, water lines, pumps, backflows devices and other plumbing equipment needed. This equipment can sometimes be buried underground and must be excavated to be maintained, the employee should have experience operating heavy equipment (i.e. backhoe).
As a Foothills employee, you will enjoy:
* Competitive pay
* Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA, Life and 401K benefits
* Paid time off and 9 paid holidays
* FREE use of our recreation/fitness centers, swimming pools, and ice arena for the employee and their spouse & children
* Discounts on recreation classes and golf
Salary Range: $37,042 to $43,579