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Recreation Coordinator

Job Details

Posting Number: 24-06-14-3373
Pay Grade: 22N (Salary: $26.12 - $41.51 per hour) USD
Agency / Dept. / Office: Parks and Trails
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Job Summary:

Performs professional, administrative and supervisory work in developing, implementing and maintaining landscape projects for County parks, grounds and other public areas. Responsible for supervising staff, creating and implementing landscape designs for new projects and project renovations, developing and managing budgets, overseeing landscape installation and maintenance, and performing related tasks as assigned. Must be able to read/interpret park and trail construction, landscape and maintenance/repair bid documents and contracts. Must assist in the write-up of the maintenance and repair contracts. This position requires the ability to work a variety of shifts, including days, weekends, nights and holidays.

May be required to assist with emergency support functions in the event of a declared emergency and/or any other emergency duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Any equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered. Requires bachelor’s degree in Natural Resources, Biology, Environmental Science or related field with three (3) years of related experience. Requires certification as a Playground Inspector and a Public Pesticide Applicator License in the following categories: Natural Area Weed Management, Right of Way Pest Control, Ornamental and Turf Pest Control, Core (General Standards), Aquatics Pest Control within one year of hire. Ongoing maintenance of these certifications is required.

Requires a valid Florida driver’s license.


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