The Parks & Recreation Department of the Town of Brunswick is seeking candidates for the position of Working Foreman. Operating under general direction from the Parks and Facilities Manager and in accordance with established policies and procedures, the incumbent is responsible for overseeing in a working supervisory capacity and leading work crews through the day-to-day maintenance and custodial activities of the Parks Division. Ensures the overall safety of the crew at assigned sites. Responsible for ensuring that all buildings, parks and athletic fields are safe and clean for use by the public and that all maintenance activities are carried out safely and in compliance with all ordinances. Supervises crews, manages and assigns work crews and coordinates workflow when assigned.
Requirements include a high school diploma or GED; a driving record in good standing and past experience with building and turf/landscape maintenance. This is a Union position of 40 hours per week.
Candidates should be aware that several annual Department events will necessitate additional night and weekend hours. Additional work hours will be spent on snow removal as weather conditions dictate.
The starting hourly rate is $22.88 to $28.61 per hour. Town benefits include options for health, dental and/or life insurances; short-term disability, retirement plan choices, educational reimbursement, paid vacations, sick time and paid holidays/floaters.
The selected candidate for this position will undergo a thorough background check, including references, driver and criminal checks.
TO APPLY: Submit a Town of Brunswick employment application, cover letter, and resume to:
Human Resources Manager
85 Union Street
Brunswick, ME 04011
Employment applications are required from all applicants and are available, along with the job description, at the Human Resources Office, 85 Union Street, Brunswick, or at www.brunswickme.org.
Applications will be reviewed as received and the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Town of Brunswick considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, physical or mental disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state, and/or local law.
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