Employment

Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism Job Opportunities

Want to work for Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism? Jobs are available on a part-time basis at the Wellness & Aquatic Center, Cross Creek Golf Course, Heritage Park, Cullman Gymnastics & Cheer Academy, and more. Applications can be filled out and turned in to the Cullman Civic Center for any of the following positions. For more information on any of these positions, please contact us at (256) 734-9157 or at info@cullmanrecreation.org. Full time positions will be posted here as open.


GROUNDS MAINTENANCE STAFF

QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma/GED required. Strong, detail-oriented team leader with excellent organizational and record-keeping skills. Experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and aptitude to perform the defined duties. Possession of a valid driver’s license. Must meet the City of Cullman’s employment and physical standards, which includes drug and alcohol testing.

COMPENSATION: Hourly or Salary

REPORTS TO: Grounds Maintenance Manager

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assists higher level of workers in various maintenance, repair, and construction work.

Maintain mowing of grass on right of ways, playgrounds, sports playing fields and park areas, including edging of grass along sidewalks, curbs, and streets.

Uses chemicals in the control of grass and weeds.

Move bleachers city-wide for various events.

Plant and maintain sod, shrubbery, plants, and all other beautification at various recreational facilities, remove and trim trees.

Clean and refinish gym floor at Senior Center.

Line and clean all baseball and softball fields.

Takes the necessary precautions and safeguards for preventing injury to employees, the public, and damage to private and city property.

Works tournaments and leagues maintaining facilities at all times.

Establishes and maintains sound business and financial procedures in accordance with Federal and State laws and CP&R system policies.

Exhibits a high level of professionalism and ethics working amicably with the Park Board, the Executive Director, Administrators, Personnel, and Community.

Attends all meetings as required by the Athletic Director and Executive Director.

Performs other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director and Executive Director.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

Work exposes the employee to adverse weather conditions and hazards associated with mowing equipment, chemicals, and general maintenance duties. Protective equipment is required, such as gloves, safety glasses, clothing, and boots.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Work is performed both inside and outside and requires the physical and mental ability to operate a motor vehicle, grounds maintenance equipment, and computer. Work also requires working around heights, heavy lifting, and the ability to climb, stand, bend, and sit while performing various job duties. Must be able to routinely lift 50 pounds of weight without assistance.


CONCESSION STAFF

QUALIFICATIONS: Must be 16 years of age or older. High school diploma or GED equivalent (preferred). Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in written form. A pleasant, friendly, and outgoing demeanor. Cash handling experience. Experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and aptitude to perform the defined duties. Must meet the City of Cullman’s employment and physical standards, which includes drug and alcohol testing.

COMPENSATION: Hourly

REPORTS TO: Food Service Manager

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provides effective and efficient customer services and promotes and maintains responsive community relations.

Attends any in-service training and safety program for staff.

Attends cleaning training for food service facilities.

Helps maintain system-wide inventory as it relates to assigned facilities.

Assist Food Service Manager on the ordering process for food and related consumables.

Responsible for reviewing and following the cash handling policy for Cullman City Parks and Recreation.

Knowledgeable of basic mathematic skills, such as giving back correct change.

Responsible for using an iPad to total up orders.

Responsible for cooking food to correct internal temperatures.

May require travel between food service facilities: Heritage Park, Field of Miracles, Football (West Elementary), and/or Cullman Wellness and Aquatic Center.

Required to work at any Cullman Parks and Recreation food service facility when called upon.

Must follow facility dress code.

Must be available days, nights, and weekends with hours varying based on time of year, events, and projects.

Exhibits a high level of professionalism and ethics.

Exhibits proficiency in written and oral communication.

Performs other duties as assigned by the Food Service Manager, Maintenance Supervisor, or Athletic Director.

Performs other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director and Executive Director.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

The work area is well-lighted, ventilated, and heated. Occasionally, work is outdoors, where there is a potential to be exposed to various weather conditions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Work is performed both inside and outside and requires the physical and mental ability to operate a motor vehicle, grounds maintenance equipment, and computer. Work also requires working around heights, heavy lifting, and the ability to climb, stand, bend, and sit while performing various job duties. Must be able to routinely lift 45 pounds of weight without assistance.