Park Maintenance - Park Facility Specialist (Weekends)

  • Type:Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$11.25 / hour
  • Posted Date:09/17/2018 3:17 PM

Year-round, Weekends Only

Maximum 16 hours per week. One of three weekend routes, cleans park restrooms and shelters for permits; empties garbage cans, picks up litter, some graffiti removal.

Distinguishing Characteristics

  • PRCS Specialist Band III–Facility Specialist
  • Positions in this band may work independently and are responsible for service results.  Work tasks require problem solving on a regular basis, analysis of information and/or specialized knowledge of assigned area. 

Work Schedule

  • Less than 233 hours per quarter and may be year round or 233 hours or more in a quarter with a maximum of six months employment

Essential Functions & Tasks

Include, but are not limited to:

  • Promotes the proper use of outdoor facilities in compliance with applicable ordinances, rules and regulations.
  • Greets customers and provides customer service.
  • Provides information to the public on facilities and points of interest.
  • Patrols park and facility areas and assists park patrons; reviews permits.
  • Monitors condition of parks and assigned areas and reports vandalism or safety hazards to appropriate maintenance staff.
  • Utilizes proper safety precautions related to all work performed. 
  • As assigned, cleans and prepares picnic shelters and restrooms, empties trash and picks up litter for permitted/rented facilities.  
  • Cleans/stocks remaining restrooms, empties trash cans and picks up litter on the assigned route.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Working Conditions

  • Field environment requiring travel from site to site using City vehicle.
  • Work in inclement weather conditions, walking on uneven surfaces that may be slippery.
  • May be required to work on holidays.
  • Conveys and exchanges verbal and written information.
  • Alcohol may be present at permit sites, which necessitates interaction with public to ensure compliance with policies and conditions of use.
  • Handling objects weighing up to 50 pounds for short distances.
  • Walking, standing, sitting for prolonged periods of time.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Age:18
  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience: Six months paid work experience in similar custodial work
  • Licenses:Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certifications: CPR/AED, First Aid

A completed City of Reno Employment Application is required.  Applications may be submitted online and at the Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) Administration Office, City Hall, 1 E 1st Street. Employment Applications are also available at other PRCS facilities.

For more information call the Parks Maintenance Office 334-2270 or the Administration Office at 334-2260.

DMV driving report will be required.

Taking applications until position is filled.

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