The Village of Holmen, Wisconsin (approx. pop. 10,500), is seeking candidates for the position of Park & Recreation Laborer, to add to our growing department. Holmen is a thriving, progressive and vibrant community located in La Crosse County and is the fastest growing community in Western Wisconsin. The Village seeks a candidate who will complement its already strong and outstanding team of professionals.
The Park & Recreation Laborer reports directly to and works under the supervision of the Director of Park & Recreation, and is responsible for a variety of park and facility maintenance jobs including: mowing, landscaping, garbage removal and snow blowing. He/she shall perform maintenance on all Village play structures, ball fields, tennis courts, park areas, trails, the Village pool; and shall clean and maintain park shelters, park bathrooms, and perform minor plumbing, electrical, painting and carpentry when needed. The candidate shall be committed to the community, be fair, honest, ethical and transparent, and embody the Village of Holmen Operational Mission Statement, Team Member Core Values, and Village Operational Vision and Expectations.
Qualifications: Position requires at least one year of previous experience in municipal park and recreation, pool maintenance and or building and grounds operations; a minimum of 3-5 years of experience preferred. Advanced technical training or experience in electrical, plumbing, mechanical, landscaping or carpentry fields is highly preferred. A high school diploma or GED is required. A valid Wisconsin driver's license is required. A CDL is required within six months of employment; a current CDL is preferred. A valid AFO or CPO pool operator's certification is required within the first year of employment.
Hiring salary range: $17.72/hr. to $25.11/hr. DOQ, plus an excellent benefit package.
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Please submit a Village of Holmen application, professional resume, cover letter, and any documentation providing support of all certifications by February 15, 2019, to Scott Heinig, Village Administrator, at email@example.com or at Village of Holmen, P.O. Box 158, Holmen, WI 54636.
Website: www.holmenwi.com for application materials and position description.