Live Chat

Maintenance Technician - Ariel Foundation Park Job in Mount Vernon, Ohio US

Maintenance Technician - Ariel Foundation Park

Ariel Foundation Park - Mount Vernon, OH

Posted: 2/13/2024 - Expires: 5/10/2024

Job ID: 269777246


Job Description

Ariel Foundation Park

Maintenance Technician

The Foundation Park Conservancy is seeking a seasonal Maintenance Technician to perform routine, preventative landscaping, mowing, and building maintenance care across the 250-acre grounds at Ariel-Foundation Park, including but not limited to mowing, clearing brush, cutting trees, stump grinding, emptying trash receptacles, cleaning support areas around the park (rentals, pavilions), restrooms, trails, stairways, and outside entrances, as well as other functions associated with day-to-day operations. Seeking seasonal support during peak season:
April 1 – September 30, available and willing to work in all weather conditions.


Skills Needed:

· Preventive maintenance: maintain equipment and facilities to extend their life and ensure their capacity.

· Familiarity with basic HVAC and plumbing systems.

· Building maintenance: Ensuring the functionality and services of all buildings

· Landscaping: spraying, mowing, weed eating, pruning, repairing turfing issues and filling sink holes.

· Equipment knowledge: basic understanding of tools and how to operate zero-turn mowers, chainsaws, and other similar landscaping equipment.

· Cleanliness: regularly pick up trash, empty receptacles, attending to dump sites, clean and replenish restroom facilities.


The Maintenance Technician will work with the Park Manager to safely maintain Monday-Friday uninterrupted operations through adherence to regulatory requirements. May be called upon to assist with event support, facility repairs, and preparation as needed or to resolve an issue that fall outside of normal work hours.


Degrees/ Certifications/ Licensures:



· Associate degree and/or trade certifications

· Landscaping or Park management experience a plus

· Fire suppression experience a plus



· High School Diploma or GED

· Preventative maintenance experience

· Ability to physically perform duties and work in all environmental conditions required of a year-round, outdoor position.

· Must be able to lift and move more than 50 lbs. without assistance.

· Ability to sit, stand, walk, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, and controls.

· Ability to successfully pass a pre-employment background check and drug screening.

· Ability to reach with arms and hands, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, talk, hear, taste, and smell.

· Possess and maintain a valid, proper class motor vehicle operator's license, issued by the State of Ohio prior to appointment and during tenure.


Temporary, 30-hrs minimum at $16.00 - $20.00/ hour ($33,280 - $41,600 annually)

Pay offered based on qualifications and experience.

Please send resume to or complete application below.

Contact Information

Personal Contact:
17604 Coshocton Rd.
Mount Vernon, OH 43050

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Attained Certificate of equivalency for a HS degree
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
Job Reference Code
Licenses / Certifications:
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 4

Workplace Documentation: 4