Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK 73501

Job Title:     RECREATION AIDE     One (1) position available
Announcement #:     2296
Location: Parks & Recreation Department / Recreation and Leisure Services
Beginning Salary:     $9.59/hour
Closing Date:   
5 pm December 10, 2012

Position Purpose

Provides skilled assistance in recreation work in directing a wide variety of activities at an assigned recreation center, other city facility or special event site

Job Duties/Knowledge

Please attach a list of arts and crafts certifications that you possess. Must be willing to work evening hours and some weekends.

Knowledge of first aid methods and the necessary safety precautions used in recreational work. Knowledge of streets and other locations in the City. Ability to work with groups of all age levels in recreational activities. Stimulates interest in and directs a variety of competitive and non-competitive games, contests, and other activities. Enforces rules and regulations. Assists in planning new programs and classes.

Requirement-Education & Experience

Must possess a valid driver’s license. Graduation from an accredited high school, vocational school or possess a GED; experience in recreational and arts and crafts work with individuals and groups at various age levels, particularly senior citizens, or any equivalent combination of experience and training.



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Or apply at:  Human Resources Department, 212 SW 9th, Lawton OK   73501  Phone: (580) 581-3392  Fax:  (580) 581-3530

The City of Lawton affords equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability status.

This position requires successful completion of a City of Lawton drug screen and/or physical as a condition of employment.