Parkways Technician I
Highlands Ranch Metro District is accepting applications for a Parkways Technician I to assist in the maintenance of community parkways. Applicants must have a strong desire to work in a team-oriented environment.
Responsibilities include maintenance and repair of parkway irrigation systems, ensuring acceptable parkways appearance in assigned area and assisting other staff as needed such as snow removal, sidewalk sweeping and turf renovations.
Two years of experience installing and/or maintaining commercial sprinkler systems is preferred. Applicants must have a fundamental understanding of water conservation practices, basic computer knowledge and the ability to work independently. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.
Pre-employment screening, which includes background check, drug screen and motor vehicle record check will be performed for all candidates who are offered employment.
Applications will be accepted until position has been filled.
Starting pay is $18.82 - $20.71 per hour. Excellent benefits are included.
The District offers an outstanding benefits package which includes medical, dental and vision coverage. Medical/Dental/Vision insurance premium covered at 100% for employee only coverage (75% premium coverage for all other tiers!) under the United Health Care/Kaiser Networks. 401 (a) Pension Plan and 457 (b) Deferred Compensation Plan (with up to 4% company match), company-paid long term disability and life insurance (2x annual employee salary). Paid-time off (holidays, vacation, sick and personal leave). In addition, we offer numerous employee discounts such as child care, pet insurance, cell phone plans and local entertainment venues like Elitch Gardens, Water World and AMC Theatres.