Parks & Sports Facilities Equipment Mechanic

  • Full Time
  • Peoria, AZ
  • $ Salary Range: $22.06 - $31.90 Hiring Range: $22.06 - $24.52

The City of Peoria Parks and Recreation Department is seeking to fill a vacancy for a Parks and Sports Facilities Equipment Mechanic.  The purpose of this position is to perform skilled tasks in the repair and preventative maintenance of a variety of tools and mechanical park equipment at multiple sports facilities locations. This is accomplished by inspecting, troubleshooting and repairing turf and grounds equipment, vehicles and tractors, and ordering and monitoring parts. Other duties may include completing related tasks as assigned.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 3-5 years experience as a mechanic.
  • Moderate previous experience required in the same or similar previous positions.
  • The job requires a good working knowledge of common and uncommon techniques, methods, practices, procedures, use of forms, routines, etc., of a moderate to complex nature.
  • Advanced technical skills, specialized knowledge, and extensive expertise in electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical systems.
  • Ability to take direction and prioritize.
  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to a rapidly changing work environment.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: High School degree or equivalent
  • Experience: Minimum of three years related experience. Requires a working knowledge of specialized practices, equipment and procedures.
  • Licenses/Certifications/Special Requirements:
    • Small Engine certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire.
    • Valid Driver’s License upon hire.

To apply for this job please visit www.peoriaaz.gov.