Posted 3 weeks ago

Parks Maintenance Staff

Company: Bloomingdale Park District
Category: Maintenance


Type: Full Time

The Bloomingdale Park District is seeking a Parks and Facility Maintenance I staff member to join their team. This position is responsible for the daily
maintenance, repair, and improvements of the parks and facilities of the Bloomingdale Park District. Below lists the responsibilities or click HERE for full details about the position. To apply, click on Apply Now.

  • Maintain Park District turf areas including mowing, trimming, seeding, and fertilizing.
  • Perform landscape maintenance to include watering, mulching, weeding, planting of flowers/shrubs and trimming of trees and shrubs.
  • Maintain athletic fields including aerating, dragging, and striping.
  • Remove all refuse and trash from parks and playgrounds.
  • Remove snow and ice from and salt/ice melt walks, drives, and paths.
  • Operates hand tools, landscape equipment and District vehicles and equipment.
  • Assist in maintenance of playground equipment to include safety inspections and repairs.
  • Create and maintain outdoor ice surfaces for skating.
  • Maintains a clean and organized work environment.
  • Ability to inspect, identify, and perform repair needs on all Park District assets.
  • Performs delivery of equipment and supplies as needed.
  • Capacity to utilize effective time management skills and work with accuracy and efficiency while managing multiple deadlines and interruptions.
  • Demonstrates ability to increase level of problem solving, building on past experiences. Works logically and independently to maintain efficient workflow.
  • Capacity to maintain self-control and composure in difficult situations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work harmoniously with fellow employees to maintain positive and effective working relationships.
  • Must be able to safely perform duties in the presence of the general population and/or park patrons in public areas.
  • Perform the job in compliance with District Employee and Safety Policies and Procedures.
  • Demonstrate and support the Park District’s mission statement, vision, and core values.