Job Opportunity: Trade Specialist

The City of Tucson's Environmental & General Services Department (EGSD) has a career opportunity for a trade specialist. Job duties include installing, maintaining, and repairing playground equipment, chlorination systems, plumbing and irrigation systems, and upkeep of trees and shrubs at City facilities.

Minimum qualifications for this position include a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid and unrestricted Class D Driver License, and at least two years of experience in landscaping, or installing and maintaining irrigation systems, or maintaining and repairing facilities and equipment, or maintaining pools and aquatics equipment. A current Arizona Pesticide Applicator License is preferred.

This position will require directing inmates, and the successful candidate must be able to obtain and maintain an approved background check from the Arizona Department of Corrections. Applications are due May 26. Oral board interviews will be held June 5.