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Administration

Parks and Recreation Director with City of Cape Coral (posted 7/7)
Salary: $109,262.40 - $180,273.60 annually
Parks & Recreation Director with City of Cape Coral, FL | Cape Coral is recruiting proven professionals for the position of Director. This position oversees a FTE staff of 317 at 39 locations comprised of 1595 acres of parkland. The position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation, Public Administration, Business Administration, or related field and ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in parks and recreation, including five (5) years in a supervisory role. A Master’s degree is preferred. . . . More Information
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Assistant Cultural & Community Services Director with The City of Sunny Isles Beach (posted 7/11)
Salary: $85,806.26 - $140,722.27
The purpose of this position is to perform a variety of professional and administrative work. Assisting the Director in developing, planning, organizing, overseeing, and managing the City's CCS Department. Bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university with major course work in Recreation, Leisure Services, & Human Services supplemented by five (5) years' experience in recreation, leisure services or related field of which two (2) years of supervisory and/or management experience required. . . .More Information
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Lead Recreation Assistant with City of Lake Mary (posted 7/14)
Salary: $32,406.40 - $50,627.20 (negotiable based on exp.) Best benefits in the industry
Close date for position: Thursday, September 15, 2022
Lead Recreation position requiring some independent judgment in the supervising and coordinating of recreational programs and related activities for City parks and recreational facilities. Work is performed under general supervision of the Recreation Manager and is reviewed by results achieved. . . . More Information
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Special Events Specialist with City of Homestead (posted 7/15)
Salary: $47,000
Close date for position: Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Plans, organizes and delivers special events and recreational program activities at designated City parks; performs related tasks as required. Please send resume to Preynaldos@cityofhomestead.com. . . .More Information
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Parks - Administrative Specialist III with Sarasota County Government (posted 7/24)
Salary: $18.32 – $23.36
Close date for position: Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Sarasota County is the premier place to live, work, and play on the West Coast of Florida. This position provides an opportunity to contribute professional, administrative, and technical support to our Parks, Recreation, and Natural Resources department. Do you want to be an essential player in the daily operations of Sarasota County PRNR? Become a catalyst for change and apply today! . . . . More Information
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Recreation Manager with City of Lake Mary (posted 7/26)
Salary:  Commensurate based on experience.
Close date for position: Saturday, October 1, 2022
Professional work requiring independent judgment in the planning, implementing and managing of City recreational programs, senior programs and recreational facilities. Work is performed under general direction of the Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation. Pay commensurate with experience. Best benefits in the industry! . . . More Information
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Assistant Director, PROS Stewardship Operations Division with Miami Dade County Parks (posted 7/27)
Salary: $117,613.60 to $198,253.64
Close date for position: Wednesday, August 10, 2022
We are seeking a highly motivated, skilled, and experienced professional to join the Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department and serve as the Assistant Director of PROS Stewardship Operations. The ideal candidate will have proven senior management experience in a highly dynamic setting. Must have exemplary organizational, communication, and leadership skills, and develop solutions that push innovative boundaries. This position works closely with the Deputy Director and Director to strategize & develop long-term plans in new levels of productivity. . . .More Information
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Assistant Director, PROS Stewardship Destinations Division with Miami Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces (posted 7/27)
Salary: $117,613.60 - $198,253.64
Close date for position: Wednesday, August 10, 2022
The Assistant Director of PROS Stewardship Destinations is responsible for overseeing the effectiveness of the department's leading revenue operations and its processes, ensuring that the policies provide the highest customer satisfaction and outputs. The Assistant Director of PROS Stewardship Destinations position will also strategize goals and objectives to reach departmental targets according to business functions and requirements. They will also identify industry partnership and training opportunities and programs to increase the productivity and efficiency of staff. . . . More Information
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Park Reservation Specialist with Village of Palmetto Bay (posted 7/27)
Salary: $ 15.10 - $24.16/Hourly (negotiable within range)
Close date for position: Wednesday, August 10, 2022
This position is responsible for all aspects of the reservation and rental process for Village Park facilities, including marketing and promoting the rental areas. Maintains the cleanliness and neatness of the park facilities and provides administrative support to the Parks & Recreation Supervisor. This position is supervised by the Parks and Recreation Director or Designee. No supervision is exercised. . . .More Information
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Greens Superintendent with City of Largo (posted 7/29)
Salary: 51,771.00
Close date for position: Friday, August 12, 2022
The City of Largo in Pinellas County is searching for their next above PAR Hire! This is a supervisory position which will be responsible in driving the team for the golf course. This position will be responsible for coordinating horticultural practices, pesticide applications, and irrigation usage while also oversees the Golf Course maintenance operation. If you are independently driven for success, this may be the position for you! Largo, a great place to work - Naturally! . . . More Information


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Aquatics

**Seasonal Lifeguard jobs are listed under Part Time/Seasonal below**

Aquatic Assistant Manager (Tamarac, FL) with Jeff Ellis Management, LLC (JEM) (posted 7/26)
Salary: (Salary range varies based off previous experience)
Close date for position: Sunday, August 21, 2022
JEM is seeking an individual with at least 2+ years experience managing multiple employees, with at least 3+ years total in the Aquatic industry.
Caporella Aquatic Center is located in Tamarac, with a 25 yard x 25 meter swimming pool with zero depth entry and avalanche slide, and children's water playground (Sprayground).
Caporella Aquatic Center and JEM is heavily involved in programming and swimming lessons for the community.
If this sounds like you, please email and apply today! . . . More Information
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Aquatics Manager with Martin County Parks and Recreation- Sailfish Splash Waterpark (posted 8/9)
Salary: $50,415-$67,964
Position is responsible for the efficient operation of facilities including swimming pools, waterpark facilities rides and attractions, food beverage and merchandise concessions, and admissions. Responsible for administering programs and supervising staff in activities such as competitive swimming, swimming lessons, lifeguard training programs, summer camps, special events, and other programs and classes. Considerable expertise must be exercised to promote, organize and supervise a variety of programs. Work is performed with independence and is reviewed by the Supervisor through conferences and reports. . . . More Information 
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Lifeguard II with City of North Port (posted 8/10)
Salary: $16.29hr

Close date for position: Monday, August 22, 2022
This is a full-time position responsible for a safe and positive pool environment by preventing and responding to emergencies and performing proper rescue and first aid. The position also assists with cleaning and maintenance of the aquatic facility and surrounding area. Acts as lead guard to support seasonal staff. Leads seasonal staff in policy compliance and modeling of professional lifeguard standards Assist with training / orientation of other Lifeguards, provides swim instruction or similar classes to public. . . . More Information 


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Parks and Natural Resources

**Seasonal Parks jobs are listed under Part Time/Seasonal below**

Senior Parks Specialist with Orange County Parks and Recreation (posted 5/18)
Salary: Minimum salary of $15.99/hour
Close date for position: Saturday, December 31, 2022
The Senior Parks Specialist position leads employees and performs a wide variety of skilled and technical work in Park operations. An employee in this position is responsible for insuring that safety standards are maintained, performing required inspections of devices or programs, maintaining records, preparing reports and directing and/or implementing plans of park development. This is a skilled operations and maintenance position. Positions at Fort Christmas Historical Park, Downey Park and George Bailey Park are available. . . .More Information
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Parks Specialist with Orange County Parks and Recreation Division (posted 5/18)
Salary: Minimum starting salary is $15.00/hour
Close date for position: Monday, December 12, 2022
This position performs semi-skilled duties in the maintenance and repair of park facilities and renders services to park users and patrons. Parks Specialists open and close parks, perform basic construction and repair duties and are responsible for keeping facilities clean and orderly. We have a need for Parks Specialist at multiple locations throughout Orange County, during the interview process candidates will have the opportunity to choose a location from our current list of openings! . . . .More Information
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Spray Technician with Orange County Parks and Recreation Division (posted 5/18)
Salary: Minimum salary starts at $15.99/hour
Close date for position: Monday, December 12, 2022
$1,000 Sign-on Bonus! Spray technicians are responsible for the mixing, handling and applying chemicals on turf fields and park waterways. Techs are responsible for turf health and the transport of application equipment for jobs throughout the County. Applicants will be required to obtain a Florida Restricted Use of Pesticide license (Ornamental and Turf) and a valid Florida Class B commercial driver license with tanker endorsement on the job within six months of hire. Job ID 28839. . . More Information
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Park Planning and Development Division Manager with Sarasota County Government (posted 7/6)
Salary: $80,000- $92,000
Close date for position: Friday, August 26, 2022
This division includes short and long-range park planning, land acquisition, development review, and design, permitting, contractual development and construction management for existing and new parks. In this role you’ll manage and implement the Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources (PRNR) department’s Capital Improvement Program, contribute to policy-making and strategic planning, prepare and oversee budgets, and serve as a resource for other staff, senior managers and the director. . . .More Information
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Parks, Recreation & Natural Resources Management Team - Accreditation & Grants Focus with Sarasota County Government (posted 7/6)
Salary: $54,912.00 – $74,630.40
Close date for position: Friday, August 26, 2022
Excel in not only creating the big picture systems and process, you love following through and leading a team to do the work? Love parks? Do you like telling a story and helping the community? Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources (PRNR) is looking for a talented, enthusiastic leader to coordinate the department’s accreditation and grants programs as part of the management team. Come join our Parks team and help keep Sarasota County the premier community! . . . .More Information
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Parks Planning with Sarasota County Government (posted 7/6)
Salary: $60,000 – $75,000
Close date for position: Friday, August 26, 2022
Coordinate and manage a range of park planning projects, including long range planning and active projects, strategic planning and other park-related policy initiatives, and work closely with other Park Planners, designers, other Parks and Rec divisions, management and other departments. Develop communications, including technical reports, public outreach/education, and excellent customer service for both internal and external stakeholders in order to provide education, receive input for park projects, support projects and initiatives, and engage the community. . . .More Information
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Park Planning & Development - Business Professional II – Parks with Sarasota County Government (posted 7/6)
Salary: $50,500 - $67,900
Close date for position: Friday, August 26, 2022
Advanced technical/analytical work, financial analysis, business planning and support for Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources within the Park Planning and Development Division. Support capital improvement program (CIP) budget development, management and entry and related financial and budget planning and monitoring; program and project tracking; process improvements, performance measures, and support for other operations within the division. This position also has primary responsibility for coordination of community engagement and community outreach meetings and workshops related to park planning and improvement projects. . . .More Information
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Recreation Coordinator I/II/III with Polk County Parks & Natural Resources (posted 8/2)
Salary: $15.17/hr.
Close date for position: Friday, September 2, 2022
Assist the Recreation Supervisor in the general development and direction of a countywide recreation program for various interest and age groups. Coordinate activities like the Summer Recreation Program, special events, Cracker Storytelling Festival, and additional recreational events and activities as assigned. Assist with the operation of community and resource centers. Assist in the operation and programming of Homeland Heritage park, a historical venue. Receive and respond to general inquiries, request or complaints from the public concerning recreational programs and activities. . .. More Information
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Recreation Leader with City of Gainesville, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs (posted 8/4)
Salary: Salary Range Minimum: $19.13 Salary Range Maximum: $26.78
Close date for position: Friday, August 12, 2022
The City of Gainesville, Florida is seeking a full-time Recreation Leader to join the Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs Department’s Environmental Education team, playing an integral role in engaging the community and park visitors with meaningful natural and cultural history education and interpretation. This is a supervisory position. https://www.gainesvillefl.gov/Employment-Pages/Employment May create eligibility list from candidate pool to fill other full-time and part-time positions....More Information
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Parks Attendant with City of Greenacres (posted 8/10)
Salary: $14.89 - $22.55/hr
Close date for position: Friday, August 26, 2022
Patrols City park and recreation facilities to verify authorized facility rentals, prepares facility prior to rental, enforces park rules and regulations; performs basic maintenance of parks and public facilities, and assists with community event set-up and break down procedures.
Education and Experience Requirements:
• High School Diploma/GED.
• Possess and maintain Florida Driver’s License.
• Parks and public facility maintenance experience preferred. . . .More Information

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Administrative Specialist III - Parks - R14917 with Sarasota County Government (posted 8/10)
Salary: $18.32 - $23.36
This position provides a high level of professional, administrative support and assistance to the Director and Senior Managers of Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources (PRNR). Performs a variety of other functions supporting the management team and day-to-day operations of PRNR. Assignments are of substantial variety and complexity, broad in nature, requiring independent judgment of administrative functions, providing customer service, clerical, secretarial, processing and/or internal financial related duties. Must maintain the confidentiality of correspondence, documents, discussions, meetings and telephone calls. . . .More Information 

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Recreation


**Seasonal Recreation jobs are listed under Part Time/Seasonal below**

Recreation Leader with Orange County Parks and Recreation Division
Salary: Min. Starting Pay is $15.76/hour
Close date for position: Saturday, December 31, 2022
This position is responsible for assisting in organizing and leading a variety of recreation activities at outdoor and/or indoor recreation sites, including afterschool and summer camp programs. In addition, this position opens and closes park locations, assists with the documentation of daily activities, collects fees and maintains an attitude of helpful and courteous service toward the public. Recreation Leaders are instrumental in the success of ongoing programs and events and are trained for promotional opportunities. Position 27348 . . . More Information.
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Athletics Supervisor with City of Wildwood (posted 7/6)
Salary: $44,000-$48,400
Close date for position: Monday, August 8, 2022
Join one of the fastest growing cities in central Florida! The Athletics Supervisors will plan, administer and direct programs and activities, providing information and serving as a resource to others; they are to administer and ensure efficient operation of all athletic recreation programs including youth and adult sports. The Athletics Supervisor must exemplify strong leadership and organizational skills and ensure safety of all staff and participants. . . .More Information
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Recreation Administrator with Martin County Parks and Recreation (posted 7/20)

Salary: $67,466.00
Close date for position: Tuesday, August 30, 2022
This position will act as the Martin County contract administrator with Youth Sports Providers, Recreational Instructors, recreation-related grant contracts, and Event Planners through subordinate staff. Responsible for planning, organizing and administering county-wide recreational programs, permits, events and facilities operation for residents, visitors and special groups. Coordinates the development of youth and adults; coordinates activities pertaining to recreation matters with Park Operations, other groups. Responsible for maintaining State required licensure of facilities as School-Aged Child Care Facilities including staff credentials. . . . More Information
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Recreation Supervisor with City of DeBary (posted 7/24)
Salary: $43,214.32
Close date for position: Friday, August 19, 2022
Under the direct supervision of the Recreation Manager, employee will perform a variety of tasks in the area of recreation programs, youth and adult sports, and special events in support of the Parks and Recreation Department. . . . More Information
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Athletic Coordinator with City of New Smyrna Beach (posted 7/26)
Salary: $17.25 per hour
Close date for position: Tuesday, August 30, 2022
The City of New Smyrna Beach Leisure Services department is accepting applications for an Athletic Coordinator. The Athletic Coordinator plans, administers and directs athletic programs and activities, providing information and serving as a resource. Serves on related community affiliate and departmental boards, teams and/or committees. Coordinates and implements athletic leagues for baseball, softball, soccer and lacrosse. Prepares registration procedures; conducts registration, schedules teams/classes/events. Prepares financial registration, attendance, and special project reports memos and correspondence. Plans and oversees the athletic camps. . . . More Information 
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Equipment Operator with City of New Smyrna Beach (posted 7/26)
Salary: $14.47/HR
Close date for position: Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Routinely operates power mowers for the majority of the work day, chain saws, weed eaters and other landscape maintenance equipment to mow grass. Assists with preparation for special events; hauls bleachers, other equipment as needed. May perform cleaning duties in City public areas. Performs ballfield maintenance to fields edging, leveling, aerating, vertcutting, replacing plates, mounds and bases and chalking etc. Mows dresses and prepares ballfields for public use. Performs other related duties as assigned. TUESDAY-SATURDAY 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM . . . .More Information
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Attendant/Counselor with Town of Bay Harbor Islands (posted 7/19)
Salary: $16.13 to $19.27 DOQ
Assists with various programs and events including youth and adult programming, tournaments/games, and camps. Supervises children enrolled in the programs to ensure their safety and security. Work is performed under general supervision with limited latitude in the use of initiative and independent judgment. Part-time position that occasionally requires some nights and weekends. Position is scheduled to work a 20-hour week, Monday - Friday, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM; with occasional special events on Saturdays or Sundays. . . .More Information

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Recreation Supervisor III - Rental Coordinator with City of Winter Haven (posted 7/29)
Salary: $20.86 DOQ
Close date for position: Friday, August 12, 2022
Directly oversees and manages the rental operation and coordination of multiple city rental facilities. Coordinates and directs the work, assigned to staff, associated with rentals, special events rental set-ups, facilitation of events, and rental breakdown. Serves as primary contact for renters, establishing and managing event contracts and the rental process in its entirety. Ensures that rentals and programs operate within established guidelines and in accordance with established city and departmental policies and procedures. . . .More Information
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Recreation Supervisor II - Senior Center with City of Winter Haven (posted 7/29)
Salary: $18.92 per hour DOQ
Close date for position: Friday, August 12, 2022
Supervises and coordinates the Parks, Recreation & Culture program offered at the Senior Adult Center. Plans, organizes, coordinates, and implements a wide variety of recreation activities including instructional and social activities and special community-wide activities. Ensures that programs operate within established guidelines and in accordance with City and departmental policies and procedures. Trains and supervises staff and volunteers assigned to work programs. Acquires necessary materials and supplies for recreation activities and sets up facilities for events. . . .More Information
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Recreation Program Specialist - Leagues/Nature with Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation (posted 8/2)
Salary: $18.37 - US Dollar (USD) Hourly
Performs supervisory and administrative duties developing, implementing, planning, organizing, and scheduling recreational programs. Assigning tasks, providing instructions as needed, and monitoring performance. Interprets recreation programs and policies to the public and enforces departmental policies. . . . More Information
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Outdoor Historical/Resource Archeologist with City of Ocala Recreation & Parks (posted 8/2)
Salary: $41,900 - $75,600 Annually
Close date for position: Saturday, August 20, 2022
Description: (80 words Max.) * This is a supervisory position responsible for directing the operations, program development, archaeological oversite, special events, and exhibit implementation of the Fort King National Historic Landmark (FKNHL). Assist with park development activities at the FKNHL, Heritage Nature Conservancy and Scott Springs Park. For more qualifications and job responsibilities please see the link for the job description. . . .More Information
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Program Coordinator with City of Eustis, Florida (posted 8/9)
Salary: $18.09 per hour
Close date for position Friday, October 28, 2022
The City of Eustis is seeking two trustworthy, responsible individuals who, under the supervision of the Parks and Recreation Director, will perform planning and coordination of comprehensive recreation, aquatic, and/or athletic programs, events and activities, as well as coordinating and supervising the work of regular, temporary and volunteer staff. The employees will work with considerable independence and initiative within established policies and guidelines for all programs within the Department. . . .More Information
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Recreation Leader with City of Hallandale Beach (posted 8/10)

Salary: $39,000- $59,000
Plans, organizes, coordinates, implements, and leads community recreation programs including instructional, enrichment, social, cultural arts, wellness, and special interest programming as well as facility rentals and community events..
High school diploma or GED; supplemented by three or more years’ experience in recreation; or an equivalent combination of education, certification, training, and/or experience. Must have first aide, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External (AED) certifications within three (3) months of hire. . . .More Information
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Recreation Coordinator with Indian River County (posted 8/10)
Salary: $21.66-$30.92
Under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation, the Recreation Coordinator is responsible for creating, developing, and directing diversified recreational programs and coordinating county-wide special events for the IRC Parks and Recreation Division. Participates and completes various related work as assigned including facility and venue coordination, scheduling, and staffing. In the event of an emergency, all employees are considered essential personnel and may be required to perform alternate duties. . . More Information 

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Therapeutic Recreation



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Part time/Seasonal

Park Attendant (Part-Time) with City of Aventura (posted 6/10)
Salary: $12.50/hour
This part time position performs routine work assisting in the operation and maintenance of parks and recreational facilities. Duties include light manual and clerical work relating to revenue collection, general park maintenance and control of assigned areas. Under supervision, plans and implements a broad variety of recreational programs and park activities and services to meet the various needs of the public. . . More Information


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Miscellaneous


Sport Field Spray Technician with Orange County Parks and Recreation
Salary: $15.60-$20.25/hour
Close date for position: Saturday, December 31, 2022
This position is responsible for a variety of duties related to the control of aquatic and terrestrial weeds along waterways and within sport turf. Applicants must either possess or be willing to possess (within six months of hire) a Florida Restricted Use of Pesticide License (Ornamental and Turf) as well as a Florida Class B commercial driver’s license with tanker endorsement. . . .More Information

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