Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is a team of talented professionals, driven by results and customer relationships, and committed to excellence. The effective delivery of programs and community services can provide social, personal, economic, and environmental benefits to last a lifetime. Be a part of something that matters! PRCS is seeking several Maintenance Technicians to join our Parks Division. The positions will be at Claude Moore Park in Sterling, VA, Franklin Park in Purcellville, VA, and Philip A. Bolen Memorial Park in Leesburg, VA. If you enjoy working outdoors with a dedicated staff, are knowledgeable of the practices and techniques of ballfield maintenance, grounds maintenance, preventative maintenance, building maintenance, and share a desire to make a difference then this could be the position you’ve been looking for. People with a positive mindset and proactive work-style are qualities we particularly value.
Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, top priorities for this position include ballfield set up and maintenance, mowing, turf management, trail and woodland maintenance, set-up and breakdown for tournaments and special events, snow removal, general painting and carpentry. Technicians will operate machinery, tools and vehicles as necessary to complete tasks. Basic mechanical skills are needed to operate and perform preventative maintenance. Applicants will respond to routine inquiries and assist with routine administrative and clerical tasks as assigned.
Successful candidates will understand that:
Service demands require a flexible work schedule to include early morning, evening, and weekend hours
Physical effort is required, regularly working with medium-to-heavy materials and occasionally with heavy materials over 60 pounds
They will be subject to call for “Essential 24 hour operations”
Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!
Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
Annual Paid Holidays
Group Health Plan
Group Life Insurance
Exceptional Performance Recognition
Credit Union Membership
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Education and Career Development
HIRING RANGE: $30,225-$43,163. Recruitment #19-T1-1281. Apply immediately. Visit our on-line employment center at www.loudoun.gov for more information and to apply. EOE
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a high school diploma and two years’ experience in grounds maintenance and/or field preparations
Valid driver’s license
First Aid Certification or the ability to obtain certification within four months of hire
Pesticide Registered Technician in the Commonwealth of Virginia
OSHA certification as a forklift operator
Membership in Virginia Recreation and Park Society
Successful candidates will:
Submit to a criminal background and DMV record check
Agree to an annual DMV check; have and maintain a valid driver’s license
Internal Number: 19-T1-1281
About Loudoun County Government
Loudoun County is located just 25 miles west of Washington D.C. and bordered by the Blue Ridge Mountains and Potomac River. It is one of the fastest growing counties in the nation.