The Park and Recreation Department provides a variety of recreational sport programs and facilities year-round for Fort Worth residents of all ages which help relieve stress, enhance physical conditioning and enhance quality of life. Managing five tournament-level golf courses and over 60 high-level competition sports fields, the Golf and Athletics division has been perennially recognized as one of the best in the country for its programs and services.
We are recruiting for a dedicated and dependable full-time maintenance worker with benefits for the Pecan Valley Golf Course.
Weekends, holidays and emergency call back hours may be required.
The selected candidates will perform a variety of activities in the completion of assigned duties and responsibilities related to golf course and athletic fields. Duties and responsibilities will include operating a variety of mowers and turf equipment such as weed eaters, shovels, stick edgers, backpack blowers, chain saws, pole saws, shovels, rake, pick axes, jack hammers and rakes. Other duties may include removing and trimming shrubbery; raking leaves and removing trash; mowing grass, fertilizing turf, cleaning debris from ditches, culverts and creek beds, gravel, or sand, maintain park turf, trees and landscape plants using proper mowing, edging, and pruning techniques; collect and haul trash and maintain hard surfaces and trails, in addition to cleaning restrooms.
Positions will operate medium and light equipment such as driving brush trucks, tractors, riding mowers, frontend loaders and various other equipment in support of a variety of maintenance and construction operations. Assist in pesticide applications where needed and perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma/GED and no experience required or no HS diploma/GED and two years maintenance experience required.
Valid Texas Driver's License.
At least one year of golf course or park maintenance experience preferred.
City Of Fort Worth, TX