$46,293.00 - $79,213.00 Annually
Montgomery County, MD
REGION SOUTH - CABIN JOHN MAINTENANCE
3/8/2018 11:59 PM Easten Standard Time
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, a six-time National Recreation and Parks Association Gold Medal Award Winner, is seeking an Athletic Field Renovation and Construction Leader for the Southern Parks Division, Montgomery County Department of Parks located in Chevy Chase, Maryland. The Montgomery County Department of Parks serves a diverse population of over one million residents in Montgomery County, Maryland, by managing more than 419 parks on approximately 37,000 acres of parkland. The Department serves an estimated 14 million visitors per year, with an annual operating budget of about $100 million, and a career staff of nearly 800 employees.
Under the supervision of an Athletic Field Renovation and Construction Supervisor, performs a wide variety of professional park operations and administrative work to assist in the planning and implementation of programs and projects within a geographical area. A geographical area includes diverse park facilities and structures that are found within the park system (e.g. regional, recreational, local, neighborhood, conservation, special and stream valley parks).
Athletic Field Renovation and Construction Leader supervises the daily activities of a crew or crews of full-time and part-time athletic field equipment operators to perform a wide range of highly specialized and technical assignments. This position will possess the ability to evaluate present on-site grading and develop plans to increase positive drainage while matching surrounding existing grades. Incumbents may provide direction to lead the work of crew leaders or related crew members engaged in project work. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Example of some duties:
1. Bachelor's degree in park management/administration, outdoor recreation, natural sciences, or a related field and one year of park management experience that included supervision and leadership of a staff; or
2. An equivalent combination of education and experience.
3. Valid driver's license.
4. Additionally, contingent upon area of assignment, some positions in this class may require:
a. Commercial Driver's License with appropriate endorsements upon appointment, or the ability to acquire one within six months.
b. Maryland Department of Agriculture Pesticide Applicator's certification in the categories appropriate to the work assignment.
c. Certification by the National Playground Safety Institute.
AgencyThe Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission
Address6611 Kenilworth Avenue
Riverdale, Maryland, 20737.
The Maryland Turfgrass Council P.O. Box 389, St. Michaels, MD 21663 Phone: (443) 742-6618