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MAINTENANCE PARK RANGER


Posted 01/05/2021
County Polk
Location GRANGER ,Iowa
Salary $53,956-$70,773
Deadline 01/26/2021


Description
  1. Participates in, plans, and coordinates the maintenance, repair, and care of park grounds, facilities, and equipment of Conservation managed lands., including recreation areas, buildings, campgrounds, tables, fireplaces, docks, roads, wildlife exhibits, trails, shelters, fences, waterways, and related facilities.
  2. Assists in various natural resources activities including maintenance of wildlife habitat, prairies/wetland restorations, shoreline maintenance, fish propagation, water management, vegetation control, and removal of invasive plant species.
  3. Performs maintenance, repair work in compliance with specifications and schedules.
  4. Monitors and evaluates facilities and premises to ensure they are safe and well maintained; identifies required maintenance and repair projects and safety hazards; takes immediate corrective action to eliminate hazards.
  5. Oversees and participates in, the routine care and maintenance of equipment used in the park including tractors, mowers, and chainsaws; inspects boats in the area as required.
  6. Prepares and maintains records and reports including preventative maintenance records, daily work order activity, and equipment and supply inventories.
  7. Patrols park areas enforcing laws and regulations pertaining to the operation of county parks; issues summons, and may assist in the arrest of persons abusing facilities or violating state, federal, or local laws and regulations. Keeps the Conservation Park Ranger apprised of activities.
  8. Responds to situations, including emergencies, involving public safety/protection of public property; administers first aid/CPR as necessary.
  9. Answers questions and provides information to the public on park services; informs the public and employees of park rules and ensures compliance; assists with campsite registration; implements various park public relations.
  10. Collects fees from users of park facilities; maintains accurate accounting records of revenue; maintains records of park activities and operations.
  11. Performs related duties as may be required.  


Qualifications
High School graduate or equivalent, and
Two years experience involving facilities maintenance including plumbing, electrical, carpentry, welding or in horticulture, park management, or natural resources, or
Any equivalent combination of training a

To Apply
https://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/hr/job-opportunities/

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