Skip to Content

Recreation Center Specialist (Whittier)

Applicant must have experience working with children and have knowledge of recreation activities and programs. To view entire job announcement, click on job title above. To view complete job announcement, click on job title. For your convenience we have attached the application and supporting documents, please print all documents below and return to our office in person or mail to: Human Resources, 201 West Gray Bldg C, Norman, OK 73069

Posting Information
Parks & Recreation – Recreation
Whittier Recreation Center, 2000 West Brooks
See additional information.
$9.00 per hour
Date Posted: 
Thu, 03/22/2018 - 1:15pm
Closing Date: 
Tue, 08/28/2018 - 10:00am
Job Description
Responsible for working in a program for youths ages six (6) to ten (10) in an after school program. Organizes sports activities, recreational games, and craft classes. Performs other related duties as required.
Working Conditions: 
Works in a Recreation Center environment; however, time is spent outside exposed to temperature extremes, dirt, dust, noise, etc.
Job Requirements
Education and Experience: 
Applicant must have experience working with children.
Recreation activities and programs.
Oral communication. Interpersonal skills necessary to be courteous of fellow employees and participants while performing duties.
Mental & Physical: 
Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail for up to 50% of the work day. Ability to lift and carry light (up to 25 lbs.) supplies, materials, and equipment frequently. Ability to lift and carry moderately heavy (25-50 lbs.) supplies, materials and equipment occasionally. Work requires continued walking, stooping, standing, and some climbing. Ability to maintain regular, predictable, and punctual attendance.
Additional Information: 

Selected applicant must pass physical examination, drug screen and background investigation. Work Period:2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday during the school year, September – May (average 15-18 hours per week). 7:00 a. m. to 6:00 p. m., Monday through Friday during the summer, May – August (average 30-35 hours per week).