Maintenance Aide I/Parks

Do you love being physically active and working outdoors?  Would you like a job that offers you plenty of opportunities for advancement?  If so- then consider a career with the City of Keene’s Parks, Recreation and Facilities Department as a full-time Maintenance Aide I!

Duties include, but are not limited to:

·         Perform routine maintenance of parks or building facilities and equipment.

·         Assist with installation of new equipment.  This involves cement and carpentry work.

·         Perform routine preventative maintenance of tools and mechanical equipment.

·         Assist with repairs to equipment and small machines.

·         Cooperate with outside contractors on various work projects, as required.

·         Maintains facility and recreation grounds and landscaping.

·         Prune trees and vegetation and plow and remove snow.

·         Perform routine maintenance of buildings.  This includes minor repairs and painting!

·         Collect and remove trash and clean and maintain restrooms.

·         Assist with preparations for special events, as required.

·         Perform seasonal opening and closing procedures.

*Note: This position is subject to stand-by duty and call-back during non-regular working hours, weekends, and holidays.  In addition, if holding a CDL, this position is subject to federally mandated random drug testing.  Position should be able to respond within 30 minutes (depending on weather conditions) to staff the work site.

Minimum Qualifications:                                                      

·         High school diploma or GED; plus, one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  

·         Valid driver’s license is required. 

·         Valid commercial driver’s license (CDL) is desired. 

Pay and Benefits:
The pay range for this full-time position is $17.60- $20.94 per hour.

Are you used to spending a considerable amount of money on insurance?  YOU WON’T HERE!  The City of Keene offers low deductible/low-cost health insurance, low-cost dental insurance, and other benefits such as life, disability, defined benefit retirement, paid time off including vacation days, personal days and sick days and more! 

Apply online:    

Confirmation that your application has been successfully submitted and received will be sent via email. This position will be open until filled and applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

Job Description: Maintenance Aide I- Parks and Rec


City of Keene
Close Date: 
Wednesday, July 31, 2024
$17.60- $20.94 per hour