The Parks Laborer helps in the mission of the Parks Department to plan, secure, develop and maintain recreational amenities to provide a positive experience for Owasso’s citizens and visitors. Responsibilities include general maintenance, cleanliness and beautification of the City parks and facilities. A majority of the work performed is in vegetation control which includes mowing and operating a weed-trimmer approximately 75% of the time. Additional duties include maintenance of safe trails and playground equipment, maintaining park restrooms, and replacement and planting of shrubs, trees, and flowers. As well as working events. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Parks Superintendent and does not have supervisory responsibilities.
Salary, Benefits, and Work Schedule
$14.50 per hour
Regular full-time employees are eligible for excellent Retirement and Health benefits.
For a detailed summary of benefits, go to: OwassoBenefits.com.
Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., 40 hours per week, evenings and weekends may be required
May include but not limited to:
|Position Requirements -
Minimum Qualifications, Education and/or Experience:
Preferred Qualifications, Education and/or Experience:
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions
Work will be performed mostly outdoors in all types of weather conditions, including extreme temperatures, hot and cold, and wet and/or humid conditions. The work environment may include exposure to drafts, noise, dust, grease, and traffic.
Tasks require ability to lift/push/pull/ and/or move up to 50 pounds on a regular basis, and occasionally more than 50 pounds with mechanical or manual assistance, and typically involve some combination of walking, sitting, or standing for extended periods of time, walking, balancing, climbing, bending, crawling, crouching, feeling, handling, hearing, kneeling, reaching, repetitive motion, and mental and visual acuity.
Position Open Until Filled