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Parks Shop Foreman & Safety Officer

Company: Williamson County
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:


Reporting directlyto ParksOperationsManager, responsibleforensuring the maintenance, safety andproperuse of equipmentoperated by the Williamson County Parks Department for daily operations.


* Overseesthe preventative maintenance ofdepartment assets.

* Tracks and manages assigned budgets as well as ensures regular safety inspections and compliance of all playgrounds

* Performsscheduled, routine and emergencymaintenance onpark'sequipmentto support the daily operations of the Parks Department

* Performsand coordinates the completion ofrequired preventativemaintenance prescribedby state and local agencies

* Administers and implements the Parks Department Safety Program

* Conducts weekly safety briefingsand maintains safety compliance forms

* Provides department leadership with insight on safety measures essential for parks staff, facilities, and the public

* Conducts inspections of Park facilities and assets.

* Creates, collaborates, and implements safety training and programs.

* Administersand providesdepartment onboarding and annual trainingrelated to park vehicles,equipment,and safety

* Maintains records of department staff licensing and certifications.

* Participates in the hiring process of parks staff

* Providesrecommendations andassistancein annual budget process by collaborating with department leadership onoperations andequipment needs

* Oversees the park maintenance shops, facilities,equipment,and parts inventory

* Manages and oversees the departments fleet, risk management, and equipment management programs

* Utilizes P-card and other approved purchasing methodstopurchase supplies, materials, parts,tools, and equipment essential fordailyoperations

* Inspects and conducts quality control of all supplies

* Develops and maintains operational routines and procedures for equipment, including organizing, storing, and arranging inventory for daily use

* Performs inventory controlby distributing supplies to Park staff andmaintains inventory logs

* Serves as department liaison for vendors, Fleet Services and Building Maintenance onParksDepartment repairs

* Collaborates with department leadershiponpersonnel managementduties related tohiring, supervision,evaluation,and observationofworkperformed

* Performs department internal project management, supervision, and leadership

* Administerswork order tracking and ticketing system

* Ensures department compliance with various regulatory environmental, health and safety requirements

* Reviews, tracks, and verifies all financial purchases of inventory

* Attends all meetings and trainings as required

* Performs special duties as assigned


* Reports directly to -ParksOperations Manager

* Direct Reports -No


* Position involves frequent sitting, standing, walking, climbing, bending, heavy lifting, and operating equipment

* Position involves safely operating a motor vehicle


* Indoor and outdoor work in all environments, including inclement weather

* Regular travel between work sites


* Work outside of the normal office hours (Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) may be required

* May be deemed essential personnel in the event of an emergency

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified in this position. This job description is subject to change as the needs and requirements of the job change.


* Highschooldiploma orequivalentandthree(3) years of maintenance, facility/groundsoperation experienceincluding inventory control/management experienceOR an equivalent combination of education and experience

* One (1) year of demonstrated lead or supervisory experience

* Two (2) years of customer service experience

* Knowledge of occupational hazards, safety equipment and practices

* Knowledge of inventory control practices


Required within thirty (30) days of employment

* Valid Texas Class "C" driver's license

Required within six (6) months of employment

* Valid Texas Class "A" Commercial License

Required within six (1) year of employment

* Playground Safety Inspector Certification (CPSI)


* Associate or Vocationaldegree in a related field

* Knowledge of budget development, equipment operations, and safety program coordination

* Equipment training Certification

* Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification

* First aid certification


Employment is contingent on passing any post-offer pre-employment screening as listed below:

* Criminal background check: Yes

* Motor Vehicle Record check:No

* Drug screening:Yes

* Physical exam:No

* Psychological exam:No

* Additional:N/A


A Williamson County online application (resumes alone are not sufficient) must be received before the position is closed. Positions are open until filled, subject to close at any time after five (5) business days. The Human Resources Department is located at 100 Wilco Way, Georgetown, TX 78626. Phone (512) 943-1533 or visit our website

Williamson County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA). If you require an accommodation in order to apply for a position, please request assistance from the Human Resources Department.


Williamson County is a tobacco free workplace. The use of tobacco and non-tobacco products such as vapor, e-cigarettes and the use of chewing tobacco or like products is prohibited on all Williamson County premises. Employees who violate this policy are subject to appropriate disciplinary action up to and including termination of employment.

Keywords: Williamson County, Georgetown , Parks Shop Foreman & Safety Officer, Other , Georgetown, Texas

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