Groundskeeper-Angels Spring Training/Minor League/Tempe Diablo Stadium Complex

These positions are part of a flexible classification.  Qualified candidates may be hired at any of the levels based on their experience, education and training as determined by the hiring authority.  The Parks Maintenance Technician (PMT) I / II/ III / Senior Flex Series is designed to systematically develop a highly skilled work force, from PMT I to Senior PMT.  Flexing is competency based and employees must demonstrate attainment of both technical and leadership skills to advance to the next level.  PMT levels are not capped, therefore a vacancy is not needed for an employee to advance to the next level.

The Parks Maintenance Technician will perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled maintenance and supporting administrative activities for the City’s parks, golf courses, athletic fields and cemetery.

Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Maintain turf: Water, mow, weed, trim, aerate, renovate and fertilize turf.
  • Maintain landscape areas: plant, water, fertilize, trim/prune landscaped areas consisting of bushes, trees, flowers, shrubs and decomposed granite.
  • Maintain parks equipment: inspect playgrounds, picnic tables, barbecues, fences and other equipment and facilities; perform routine maintenance and minor repairs.
  • Maintain irrigation: design, install, troubleshoot, repair and replace irrigation systems including lines, heads, controllers and mains.
  • Prepare athletic fields for sports activities; measure and lay out field lines, bases, and goal nets.
  • Change golf course set up, move tee markers and cups.
  • Drive and operate heavy equipment such as dump, water and aerial lift trucks, trenchers, front loaders, backhoes, tractor, rider mower and equipment trailers.

On City of Tempe site job title is listed as Parks Maintenance Technician I/II/III/Senior.

Questions email Michael_Clark@tempe.gov

To apply for this job please visit apply.tempe.gov.