Meet City of Scottsdale, AZ's
RON STEFFEN

Careers - Ron’s Story
 Outdoor Lover
Ron’s Story
Outdoor Lover
Starting out as a part-time recreation leader for the City of Scottsdale over 30 years ago, Ron has received multiple promotions over his career, now fulfilling a lead role in maintenance. An outdoorsman who loves working with his hands, Ron comes in every day eager to beautify the parks that make Scottsdale an oasis in the desert.
Careers - What Ron Does
 Maintenance Worker III
What Ron Does
Maintenance Worker III
Ron and his team kick off each morning with a tailgate meeting to cover the tasks for the day. With duties intertwined with every aspect of the parks and recreation system in Scottsdale, Ron’s duties are myriad, ranging from caring for the fields, parks, courts, and pools to setting up bouncy castles for kids, or planting desert-thriving trees.
 
 
“People are just amazed at how beautiful Scottsdale parks are—people even drive from adjoining cities to visit our parks, because they’re better maintained.”
 
“People are just amazed at how beautiful Scottsdale parks are—people even drive from adjoining cities to visit our parks, because they’re better maintained.”
 
 
“I love getting that good feeling knowing that I’m helping the citizens of Scottsdale enjoy their lives in the outdoors.”
 
“I love getting that good feeling knowing that I’m helping the citizens of Scottsdale enjoy their lives in the outdoors.”