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


Job Title:

SPORTS COORDINATOR     One (1)) position available
Announcement #:2406
Location: Parks and Recreation Department / Sports & Aquatics Division
Beginning Salary:      $952.80 bi-weekly
Closing Date: 5:00 pm October 23, 2013
Status: Full-time     

Position Purpose

The fundamental purpose of this position is to perform professional clerical and computer work in the sports division, receive and file citizen’s registration documents for various sports programs, provide citizen assistance, data processing and bookkeeping.

Job Duties/Knowledge

Acts as public’s point of contact regarding all sports documentation gathering. Communicate sports rules and regulations with citizens. Acts as primary league scheduler, scheduling various sports leagues, set up game times, game places and opponents. Input and file all team rosters. Record and calculate league standings.  Schedules practice times and facilities for league use and tournament events. Secures sporting venues by working with Lawton Public Schools when needed. Assists with sports rules committee meetings. Serves as tournament worker before, during and after events. Performs other duties as assigned by the Supervisor. Knowledge of basic English grammar. Ability to effectively communicate with the public.  Ability to write legibly. Ability to work independently. Initiative to be able to work with minimum supervision.

Requirement-Education & Experience

Graduated from an accredited high school or possession of a GED.  Three (3) years of supervisory experience; or three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in recreational work with individuals and groups at various age levels; or any equivalent combination of experience and training.  Possession of a valid driver’s license.






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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.