Current Vacancies

Senior Maintenance Specialist

Status:  Full-time, exempt
Hiring Date:  Open until filled
Salary Range:  $35,000-$37,000, commensurate with experience
Schedule:  Must be able to work flexible schedule including weekends and holidays

Principal Functions:

The Senior Maintenance Specialist directly participates in the maintenance of all Park facilities and grounds. He/she utilizes intermediate to advanced-level skills in multiple trades in the accomplishment of assigned projects and routine tasks. He/she may act as the Associate Director of Maintenance, Resource Management & Protection in the absence of the incumbent.

Responsibilities:

The Senior Maintenance Specialist will:

  • Perform every aspect of maintenance of all Park buildings and grounds on a daily basis and at Park standards including grass cutting, trash collection, and janitorial duties
  • Perform general carpentry work, dry wall installation and repair, casework and finish trim installation and various interior and exterior painting projects in a professional and timely manner as assigned
  • Perform intermediate to advanced-level electrical, plumbing, mechanical, and HVAC work as the work applies to facilities at the Park
  • Comply with OSHA safety regulations
  • Accurately interpret mechanical drawings
  • Assist in the training of new staff members, volunteers, and interns
  • Assist in the development and help implement preventative maintenance plans
  • Possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license and operates all vehicles safely in compliance with Park policy
  • Respond in a timely manner to after-hours emergencies related to weather events, equipment failures, or any other facilities problems.
  • Operate all equipment and tools safely in accordance with Park policy
  • Act as the Associate Director of M,RM & P in the absence of the incumbent
  • Maintain proficiency in using word processing, and spreadsheet computer software applications
  • Maintain effective oral and written communications skills using Standard English grammar and writing styles
  • Maintain reliable attendance and punctuality
  • Possess the ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, holidays, and in critical situations as required
  • Maintain cordial, cooperative, and professional work relationships with co-workers, supervisors, and the public
  • Maintain a professional appearance consistent with Park standards
  • Maintain the ability to support multiple tasks simultaneously without close supervision
  • Assist other departments and participate in special events as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Preferred Qualifications

  • The successful candidate will possess:
  • A High School diploma or GED, and additional technical or academic training
  • Intermediate to advanced-level skills in one or more of the following trades: carpentry, plumbing, electrical, mechanical, HVAC, or construction techniques
  • A positive work record demonstrating reliability
  • Effective verbal communications skills
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds repeatedly
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • A valid Virginia Driver’s License
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays

 

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Maintenance Assistant

Status:  Hourly, non-exempt
Hiring Date:  Open until filled
Hourly Rate Range:  $10.10per hour
Schedule:  Must be able to work flexible schedule including weekends and holidays

Principal Functions:

The Maintenance Assistant is directly responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of Pamplin Historical Park’s buildings and grounds.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform general janitorial maintenance of all Park buildings.
  • Participate in cutting and trimming of lawns and meadows.
  • Maintain trees and shrubbery.
  • Perform leaf and litter removal.
  • Perform trail construction and repair.
  • Safely operate electrical hand tools and grounds equipment, including chainsaws, weed eaters, blowers, and tractors.
  • Possess the ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed.
  • Respond to after-hours emergencies related to weather events, equipment failures, or any other facilities problems.
  • Assist other departments and participate in special events as needed.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Primary Qualifications:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Two years of relevant hands-on experience.
  • A positive work record demonstrating reliability.
  • Effective verbal communications skills.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds repeatedly
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions.
  • A valid Virginia Driver’s License.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays.

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