OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS – A GREAT PLACE TO PLAY AND WORK
Oakland County Parks and Recreation is seeking qualified candidates to provide outstanding customer service to nearly 1.8 million visitors annually. Apply at OakGov.com/jobs
Job opportunities include:
Seasonal Program Specialist - Starting at $12.34/hr.
Have previous leadership experience? Assist full-time staff with managing the operation and coordination of park facilities or special events. Oversee staff schedules, cash management and inventory. Manage customer interactions by training staff, answering questions, resolving concerns and coordinating large-scale activities and events. Provide expertise in a specialized program area to park patrons and event attendees. Must be 18 years or older.
Program Leader - Starting at $10.37/hr.
Want to get paid for having fun? Provide year round recreational activities in a variety of indoor and outdoor settings for participants of all ages. Work in a team setting at programs and events throughout Oakland County. Must be 18 years or older.
Parks Helper - Starting at $9.84/hr.
Ready to work outdoors? Provide support to park operations, golf courses, and maintenance functions by assisting higher level employees involved in the general maintenance and operations of the County Park facilities. Must be 18 years or older.
Lifeguard - Starting at $10.45/hr.
Comfortable, confident in the water? Ensure guest safety at our waterparks and campground beach by supervising swimming areas, enforcing rules, performing first aid and responding to emergency situations. Support customer service efforts by performing general cleaning and maintenance tasks. Lifeguards are trained by Oakland County Parks and Recreation and must participate in regular in-service training to maintain lifeguard skills. Must be 16 years or older.
Food Service Worker - Starting at $11.03/hr.
Is hospitality your thing? Apply previous experience in food service to support concessions at a waterpark or campground by taking customer orders, cooking and preparing food and maintaining facility cleanliness and cooking equipment. Must be 18 years or older.
Second Cook – Starting at $12.90/hr.
Do you enjoy working with food? Bunkers Grill Room located at Lyon Oaks and White Lake Oaks are a great opportunity to prepare and cook food at one of our golf course grill room. Assist with planning and coordinating food preparation along with training and leading fellow food service workers in routine food preparation tasks. 16 years and older may apply.
Parks & Rec Attendant - Starting at $9.19/hr.
Consider yourself a people-person? Direct interaction with customers at the point-of-sale to answer questions, complete cash transactions, take reservations, or prepare food in concessions. Host park visitors by providing directions, explaining facilities, enforcing rules and performing general cleaning tasks. Must be 16 years or older.
Seasonal Laborer - Starting at $9.93/hr.
Good with your hands? Support customer service efforts by performing entry-level manual tasks such as cleaning, grounds-keeping and mowing to maintain park facilities in a clean and attractive condition. Use tools such as chainsaws, line trimmers and mowers to complete jobs. Must be 18 years or older.