Parks Maintenance Worker

Website Town of Grand Chute

Parks Maintenance Worker

Grand Chute, population 23,227, is located in Wisconsin’s Fox Cities region, a metropolitan area of 370,000 residents. With a tax base of $2.3 billion, Grand Chute is the area’s commercial and retail center. The Fox River Mall anchors a regional shopping, hospitality, and entertainment district. Grand Chute is home to the main campus of Fox Valley Technical College; Fox Cities Stadium (featuring the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Class A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers); Gordon Bubolz Nature Preserve; several community and neighborhood parks; and, an extensive network of pedestrian and bicycle facilities. The community features a strong and diverse employment base. Among our major employers are: Pierce Manufacturing, Presto Products, McCain Foods USA, Dixon Ticonderoga, and Werner Electric.

The Town of Grand Chute is accepting qualified applications for a full-time Parks Maintenance Worker. This position works with the Parks and Facilities Manager to maintain the Town’s parks, grounds, and facilities by cleaning and opening the Town’s park facilities; maintaining, inspecting and repairing park furniture, fixtures, infrastructure and playground equipment; turf mowing, maintenance, and repair of park facilities; application of non-regulated herbicides and fertilizers; maintaining Town flower beds and pocket parks; sports field and court marking, maintenance and facility repairs; assisting with park improvements: grading, leveling and seeding of new park sites, building and installation of park furniture and playground equipment. Maintain and repair parks accesses, roads, trails, pedestrian systems, trails, walkways and parking lots. Snow removal for public access to parks and facilities, sidewalks, trails, parking lots and pedestrian system, and streets and/or parking areas. Establish, maintain and repair ice rinks and roller rink. Tree and shrub planting and care. Identify, treat, and dispose of invasive species; assisting with Park and Recreation Program such as assisting with setup for park facility rentals and events, and training part-time summer seasonal park staff.

Minimum requirements are: High school diploma or equivalent, at least eighteen (18) years of age, 1-year of work experience, and a valid driver’s license. Hiring Range is 19.26 – 20.91 per hour, plus excellent fringe benefits.

A detailed position description and application are available on the Town of Grand Chute’s website, https://www.grandchute.net/government/page/employment-opportunities/ or in person at Town of Grand Chute, 1900 W. Grand Chute Blvd. Grand Chute, WI 54913. To submit your application you may drop it off in person or email to hr@grandchute.net Applications received by August 30, 2021 will receive first consideration. However, applications will continued to be accepted until the position is filled. Resumes without an application will not be considered.

The Town of Grand Chute is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@grandchute.net