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Recreation Maintenance Superintendent

Category: Other
Description:
CITY OF NEWTON, POPULATION 13,027. THE COUNTY SEAT OF CATAWBA COUNTY, NEWTON IS LOCATED IN THE FOOTHILLS OF THE BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS WITHIN DRIVING DISTANCE TO ASHEVILLE TO THE NORTHWEST, GREENSBORO TO THE NORTHEAST, CHARLOTTE TO THE SOUTHEAST, AND BOONE. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT NEWTON’S BRILLIANT LEGACY + BRIGHT FUTURE IS LOCATED ON THE CITY’S WEBSITE AT WWW.NEWTONNC.GOV. THE RECREATION MAINTENANCE SUPERINTENDENT DIRECTS AND PARTICIPATES IN THE MAINTENANCE AND IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM FOR PARKS, GROUNDS, CEMETERIES, GREENWAYS, POOL AND SPLASH PAD, RECREATION FACILITIES, AND OTHER CITY FACILITIES WHILE WORKING WITHIN BUDGET AND TIME CONSTRAINTS. THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS A THOROUGH KNOWLEDGE OF PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES OF BUILDING AND GROUNDS MAINTENANCE AS WELL AS KNOWLEDGE OF THE METHODS, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT UTILIZED IN PARKS AND RECREATION CONSTRUCTION PRACTICES. IN ADDITION, STRONG CANDIDATES SHOULD POSSESS AT LEAST A CLASS B COMMERCIAL DRIVER’S LICENSE, CERTIFICATIONS IN FIRST AID/CPR/AED, POOL OPERATIONS, PLAYGROUND INSPECTION, AND A PESTICIDE APPLICATORS LICENSE. A HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION IS REQUIRED WITH AT LEAST FIVE YEARS’ EXPERIENCE, TWO OF WHICH MUST BE IN A SUPERVISORY ROLE. PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL, HVAC, CARPENTRY, AND MASONRY KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE ARE A PLUS. INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS ARE INVITED TO COMPLETE AN ONLINE APPLICATION BY VISITING THE CITY’S WEBSITE AT WWW.NEWTONNC.GOV. FROM THE HOME PAGE, HOVER OVER THE HOW DO I…? LINK AND SCROLL DOWN AND CLICK ON APPLY FOR JOBS. CLICK ON RECREATION MAINTENANCE SUPERINTENDENT THEN ON APPLY. RESUMES ARE NOT REQUIRED BUT MAY BE ATTACHED TO THE ONLINE APPLICATION. IF YOU HAVE DIFFICULTY ATTACHING YOUR RESUME TO THE ONLINE APPLICATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT. APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2019. THE CITY OF NEWTON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
Employer: City of Newton
Expires: 12/1/2019
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