Job Title: Parks Technician I-Trails
Closing Date/Time: Wed. 12/17/08 11:59 PM Mountain Time
Salary: $2,479.00 / Month
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Boulder County, Colorado

http://www.bouldercounty.org/jobs/index.htm

The Boulder County Parks & Open Space Department has an opening for a Parks Technician I (Trails) to perform a variety of duties, within specific guidelines, in the development, construction and maintenance of County trails and related facilities.

Examples of Duties:
Duties will include: constructing, maintaining and improving natural and manmade surface trails, performing unskilled and semi- skilled operations with hand tools, power tools, heavy equipment and vehicles; training and monitoring the work of hourly employees and volunteers; performing general maintenance and construction on other park facilities; and performing related duties as required.

Typical Qualifications:
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent and one year of trails/parks maintenance experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous experience with materials, equipment, and the procedures necessary for parks and trails maintenance and construction is preferred. An understanding of the hazards and safety precautions common to parks and trail work is desired.

Job offer is contingent on passing a pre-employment physical and must be at least 18 years old. Must possess and maintain a valid Colorado Driverís license with good driving record and be able to work out of doors for extended periods of time and in all types of weather conditions.

Supplemental Information:
2009 Starting Salary $2,479 per month