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Job Listing: Groundskeeper (Trades Technician I)

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Sky Meadows State Park - Delaplane, VA

Closes - Open until filled.

Position Title – Groundskeeper (Trades Technician I)

Salary - $11.50/Hour

Job Type - Part-Time

To learn more and apply, click here.

Performs the recurring grounds care, maintenance, light construction, and cleaning tasks necessary to operate State Park facilities. Includes cleaning bathrooms, offices, mowing grass, raking/removing leaf litter, trash and litter removal, cleaning campsites and meeting facility, and Minor electrical / plumbing / mechanical repairs.  General upkeep and maintenance of equipment and vehicles.   Basic knowledge of hand and power tools required.

Minimum Qualifications: The ability to work independently or in teams, communicate effectively, perform maintenance functions is necessary.  Must possess a valid driver’s license and have reliable transportation.  Successful candidate must be able to work in unfavorable weather conditions and work a varied schedule of weekends, holiday, days, and evenings.

Preferred Qualifications: Basic knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, electrical, and small engine operation is preferred.

A complete signed and dated Virginia Application for Employment form must be submitted to:
Sky Meadows State Park

11012 Edmonds Lane

Delaplane, VA 20144

Phone: 540-592-3556

Application deadline: Open until filled. 

A blank application form may be downloaded from the following link:


The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) is an Equal Opportunity Employer by both policy and practice. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.