January 29, 2016 – February 12, 2016
Department of Parks and Recreation
POSITION: 1 – Park Superintendent (Promotional/Open)
Job Group: Management WORK WEEK: 40 hours
DEPARTMENT: Department of Parks and Recreation SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO:
Anthony Veterans Park Gerard Byrne, Commissioner of Parks
11 Olympic Lane and Recreation
Ardsley, New York
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Supervises the operations and maintenance of the town’s that consist of a 632.5 acre park system that includes 33 parks and various indoor and outdoor facilities.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THIS CLASS: Under direct supervision from the Commissioner of Parks and Recreation and Deputy Commissioner of Parks and Recreation, an incumbent in this position is responsible for the supervision of construction, along with improvement, maintenance and operation of parks and facilities in the Town’s park system, which includes but is not limited to wildlife preserves, historical interests, concessions, buildings, bridges, shelters, parking areas and natural areas. These responsibilities may involve or include maintenance along segments of one or more trail ways, walking paths, etc. The exercise of independent judgement within the framework of established department policies is required in determining work methods and priority projects. Supervision is exercised over a number of full time and seasonal park maintenance personnel.
JOB DESCRIPTION and MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: click here to view job description and minimum qualifications
JOB CLASSIFICATION: Competitive
Applications accepted during the announcement date/Open till filed
The Town of Greenburgh does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religious beliefs, gender, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital status or veteran status. Discriminations based on the above is strictly prohibited. This policy applies to all terms adn conditions of employment, including but not limited to hiring, placement, compensation, promotion, transfer training, leaves of absences, and seperations. Some positions may require pre-employment testing including but not limited to: background search, pre-employment physicals and drug screening.
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