$39,024 - $48,779 a year 

Job Type 


Full Job Description 

(Fresh-Start Employment Program) 

**Offer 2nd Chance employment opportunities for individuals that have been impacted by the criminal justice system. Only applicants who meet that criteria, will be considered for Fresh Start positions** 

The Park Maintenance Crew Leader leads, monitors, and directs crews performing cleaning, maintenance, care, and repair of parks, playgrounds, facilities, public spaces, and landscaping for the Parks and Recreation Department. 


Essential Functions 

Oversees, delegates, and monitors employees' daily tasks to ensure they are completed in a timely 
manner and ensure quality control; performs all aspects of park grounds and pool maintenance; mows and trims, performs general park maintenance, monitors heavy equipment operation, provides minor pruning, applies horticulture methods, performs minor construction, monitors pool chemistry and care, and leads other related special projects. 
2Loads and unloads tools, construction materials, and equipment onto trucks to ensure necessary tools are available for repairs to be made; monitors and oversees safety protocols and practices. 

3 Provides on the job training and leadership to ensure quality of maintenance work; assists with time cards and general time keeping and delegates assignments as needed. 

4 Performs a wide range of clerical and administrative functions for the crews performing maintenance and related work for the department; documents and tracks inspection work, general projects, accident or injury reports, and inventory management reports; assists with bidding and cost estimating, schedule development, and the documentation required following environmental spills and other emergencies. 
Ensures playground and public equipment is in safe and functional order; inspects repairs to ensure they meet regulations and standards; documents non- compliant issues and take steps to rectify deficiencies. 

6 Performs preventive maintenance on equipment to ensure proper operating conditions and ensures crews have the needed equipment for work orders. 

7 Provides quality customer service and competent public interaction; handles hazardous or dangerous situations with professionalism and efficiency first line of contact for all Strike Team field-based employees. 

8 Performs any and all other work as required or assigned. 

Minimum Qualifications 


  • High school diploma or equivalent work experience. 

EXPERIENCE (must include all of the following): 

  • Three (3) years experience in horticulture, landscaping, and/or grounds maintenance experience. 


  • Valid driver's license with good driving record. 


  • Subject to twenty-four/seven (24/7) on-call. 

  • Availability to work varying shifts and inclement conditions. 


  • Spanish/English bilingual skills are a plus. 

  • Park Maintenance experience including supervisory/ lead work duties preferred. 


1500 Marilla St, Dallas, TX 75201 

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