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Park Technician

Posted 01/02/2019
County Butler
Location Clarksville ,Iowa
Salary $35,000 - $39,500
Deadline 02/08/2019


Participates, plans and directs the maintenance, development, improvement, care of campgrounds, open space recreational areas, buildings, picnic tables, grills, roads, trails, shelters, gates, fences and related facilities.  

Perform routine service and maintenance of equipment used in parks, such as vehicles, tractor, mowers, small engines, chainsaws, weed trimmers, and other equipment.  

Collect fees from users of park facilities while keeping records of receipts, camper registration, attendance and miscellaneous park activities.  Perform other incidental duties as needed, such as cutting firewood, clearing of trails and signage updates.  

Assist with planning, designing and building of structures and equipment within the conservation system which involves carpentry skills, metal work, masonry, shingling, landscaping, plumbing and electrical work.

Wages: $35,000 - 39,500 per year. This position will be full time and includes county health insurance, IPERS, vacation time, sick leave, comp time, and county holidays.  

The work week is non-typical, but generally 40 hours per week, occasionally up to 55 to 65 hours per week as needed. Required to work evenings, weekends and holidays as assigned.

Full job description available on-line at

Deadline February  8, 2019 at 3:30pm

Applicants must submit cover letter, resume and standard Butler County Job application by mail to the Butler County Conservation Board attention to Mike Miner at 28727 Timber Road Clarksville, IA 50619 or may submit cover letter, resume and standard Butler County Job application in person at the Heery Woods Nature Center at 27887 195th Street Clarksville, IA 50619. 


Associate’s Degree in outdoor recreation, parks management or other applicable field, Or high school diploma or GED with at least two years of parks management experience or two years of experience related to the essential duties & responsibilities.

To Apply
Must submit cover letter, resume and standard Butler County Job application. Application are available on-line at

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