DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
An employee in this class performs semi-skilled work in the maintenance and construction of County facilities, parks and recreational buildings, grounds and equipment. Essential functions of the position include: operation of small trucks, dump trucks, tractors, back hoe, commercial lawn mowers (riding), weed eaters and ballfield preparation equipment; performs clean up in and around facilities and grounds; helps to clear land for new construction using both hand and power tools; mows, drags lines and maintains ballfields as well as maintaining gym floors for recreational play; performs landscaping duties such as planting, pruning, mowing and spraying pesticides and chemicals under supervision of authorized person; and limited supervision of community service workers, summer workers and 2-inmate crews. Physical demand requirements are those for very heavy work.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Two years experience in the maintenance trade field with some experience in the operation of medium sized equipment preferred; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Must possess a valid NC Driver’s License.
Applications may be obtained from and returned to the Human Resources Office at 408 Summit Drive/PO Box 1968, Sanford, NC 27331. This position will remain open until filled. Females and minorities are encouraged to apply. Lee County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disabling condition in employment opportunities. Pre-employment drug testing is required. www.leecountync.gov