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Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Construction & Maintenance Project Specialist (Fields Spring) in Anatone, Washington

Job Title: *Construction & Maintenance Project Specialist *Location: *Anatone, WA *Closes: *June 17th, 2024, at 5 p.m. PST *Position works four (4) days a week, 10 hours per day. Core working hours are typically 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Tuesday - Friday. This position requires travel and overnight travel between parks and statewide for meetings, training, and other field work. A flexible schedule may be considered based on business needs and supervisory approval.**

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*Want to join a great organization? * The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission manages one of the largest, most diverse--and most beautiful---parks systems in the country. With more than 120,000 acres, the system includes 124 developed parks, including 19 marine parks, 11 historical parks, 35 heritage sites, 13 interpretive centers and approximately 500 miles of long-distance recreation trails. And the agency is staffed with nearly 1000 employees (summers), who are some of the most passionate employees you'll find anywhere We love what we manage and what we do. For more information on Washington State Parks, click here{rel="nofollow" tabindex="0"}.  

 

The Blue Mountain area is an amazing place to work. Whether it's the scenic mountains and forest, or the cold, clear rivers, you can enjoy an office with breathtaking scenery, and wildlife including deer, elk, bear, and moose.

A good Construction & Maintenance Project Specialist is well-rounded in the construction/building trades. We are a team that not only supports each other but strongly holds the concept where everyone helps everyone out. We are looking for someone who shares in this concept.   If this sounds like an "office with a view" you'd like to work in and a team you'd like to be a part of, we encourage you to apply!

Duties

Under the supervision of the Construction & Maintenance Lead, Supervisor, or Area Manager, this position performs advanced skill level work in various trades accomplishing routine, planned, and emergency maintenance in a park area. This position serves as the maintenance and project contact for Fields Spring State Park{rel="nofollow" tabindex="0"} and Camp Wooten Retreat Center, as well as associated park managed facilities and properties in the Blue Mountain Area.

The Construction & Maintenance Project Specialist coordinates and works cooperatively with Area and Park staff, responsible for both routine and non-routine project identification, planning, development (including emergency and urgent repairs), as well as oversees maintenance and operation of agency owned equipment, vehicles, tools, buildings, and facilities.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Two (2) years as a Maintenance Mechanic 1.

OR

  • Four (4) years of advanced level experience in two (2) or more of the construction/building trades to include: building maintenance, repair, remodeling, construction duties, and mechanical/machinery operation.

**Two (2) years of technical or vocational training or education in a building/construction trade may substitute for up to two (2) years of the required experience. 

AND

High school graduation or GED.

Valid unrestricted (except corrective lenses) driver's license.

First Aid/CPR Certification can be obtained during employment.

Class A CDL license must be obtained within 12 months of employment.

Pool Operators Certification must be obtained within 12 months of employment.

Pesticide Applicator License must be

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