Employment

Employment Opportunities


Maintenance Worker I
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POSITION TITLE:                Seasonal Maintenance Worker I
DEPARTMENT:                   Operations
SUPERVISOR:                    Operations Manager
FLSA STATUS:                    Non-Exempt
CLASSIFICATION:               Non-Civil Service; At-Will Employment
HOURS:                               Seasonal Full Time 40 hours/week up to 1,000 hours
WAGE RANGE:                    $9.00 - 13.00/Hr depending on qualifications and experience
DATE POSTED:                   March 6, 2020
POSITION SUMMARY:     This is a semi-skilled position within the Park District which performs in all areas of the operations department, including groundskeeping, mowing, trail trimming and maintenance, minor construction and repairs, painting, cleaning, landscaping, litter removal, snow removal, herbicide application, and other duties necessary for the maintenance and safe use of parklands and facilities.


Maintenance Worker III
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POSITION TITLE:  Maintenance Worker III
DEPARTMENT:     Operations
SUPERVISOR:      Operations Manager
FLSA STATUS:      Non-Exempt; Non-Civil Service Classified
HOURS:                 Full Time
WAGE RANGE:     $15.50-$21.00/Hour
DATE POSTED:     March 6, 2020

POSITION SUMMARY:  This is a semi-skilled and skilled position within the Park District which performs in all areas of the operations department, including but not limited to: groundskeeping, equipment maintenance, mowing, trail trimming and maintenance, minor construction and repairs, painting, cleaning, landscaping, litter removal, herbicide application, and other duties necessary for the upkeep of the park and its facilities. The position includes overseeing staff and volunteers as necessary.


Education Outreach Specialist
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POSITION TITLE:   Education Outreach Specialist  
DEPARTMENT:      Public Engagement
SUPERVISOR:       Public Engagement Coordinator/Education Program Coordinator
FLSA STATUS:      Non-Exempt; Non-Civil Service Classified
HOURS:                 Part-Time/Seasonal
PAY RANGE:         $12.00-$16.00/Hour

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the Public Engagement Department, works with Public Engagement  & Education Program Coordinators to carry out the department’s goals. Employee shall assist in planning, coordinating, and implementing diverse public education and recreation programming in the parks and other settings, alone or with the assistance of other staff, volunteers and partners.


For all employment positions - Online application is preferred, or you can mail a completed application, resume’ and cover letter to:
Portage Park District
705 Oakwood St. Suite G-4
Ravenna, Ohio  44266

330-297-7728
admin@portageparkdistrict.org

Incomplete applications will not be considered
Positions open until filled


Internships & Service Learning

Schools and organizations partner with the Park District to provide valuable volunteer service while learning important skills and knowledge. Classes and interns from the areas of Biology, Geography, Business, Public Relations and Recreation Management have worked on a variety of projects to enhance the value of Portage Parks.

If you, your group or class would like to partner with the parks on an idea or project, give us a call!

Contact us at admin@portageparkdistrict.org or 330-297-7728