Parks Temporary Laborer

Salary: $14.00 per hour
Shift: Six positions to work 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. May be required to work special events, weekends and Holidays. Last two positions will work same time, different days.
Recruitment Period: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Please print ALL linked documents below and return to our office in person or mail to:

Human Resources, 201 West Gray Bldg C, Norman, OK 73069

Employment Application

Supplemental Questionnaire

EEO Survey

Waiver and Release

Inclusion Statement


Education and Experience: Must be at least sixteen (16) years of age. 

Licenses:  Valid Oklahoma driver’s license and satisfactory motor vehicle record. 

Skills: Ability to be polite and informative with children and citizens that are utilizing the park where they are working. Ability to drive a pickup with care, they will be working in areas where children are playing.  Ability to perform general maintenance work.  Ability to work in extreme heat.  Ability to follow oral and written instructions.

Duties and Responsibilities:  Restroom cleaning and trash cleanup will be the main duties and responsibilities.  Work in general park maintenance areas including but not limited to: athletic field maintenance, small mowing crews, playground repair, flowerbed maintenance, and forestry work.  Other duties and maintenance responsibilities will depend on the weather.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: Position may include any or all of the following:  Much of the work is performed in inclement weather and during all seasons.  Some work is performed in confined areas, on slick and wet surfaces.  Employees are exposed to vibrations, loud continuous noise, offensive smells, dust, dirt, and water.  Exposed to injury from moving equipment, insect bites, poisonous plants, flying objects, slippery surfaces, and hazardous materials.  Must have strength to pull, lift, push 50 pound objects on a frequent basis and up to 75 pounds (such as a bag of cement) on an infrequent basis; flexibility to bend, twist, and reach; mobility to climb, crawl, and walk; dexterity to operate machinery and tools on uneven surfaces, etc.; and stamina to exert self throughout the day in all weather conditions. Ability to maintain regular, predictable and punctual attendance.

Additional Information:   For contact purposes, applicant must provide a telephone number. Selected applicant must pass background investigation, physical examination and drug screen.

Parks and Recreation