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Employment Opportunities

About Us:

Now accepting applications for seasonal workers.  The position will begin in March and run through approximately September.  Please click on the link for the application under the general labors paragraph and apply as soon as possible.

Our department has 14 employees that do everything from grooming and prepping sports fields for games, to cutting grass and maintaining walking trails in the parks.  A majority of our work is completed outdoors in all types of weather and is quite physical.  A more detailed list of job requirements and duties is listed with the application. All of our employees work cohesively as a team to complete our objectives; therefore, we do not have a high turnover rate. Our hours of operation are generally from 7 am - 3:30 pm Monday through Friday.  During baseball season, some overtime is required in the evenings and on weekends. 

General Laborers:
We do not currently have any openings for full time employment.  However, we do hire 2-3 seasonal laborers each year for the spring/summer months.  Ideally, these applications should be turned in or updated around January of each year. We do accept applications at any time to have on hand when an opening does occur.  Please fill out the application, noting whether you are applying for the seasonal position, full time position, or both.  Return the application to the Park and Recreation department at 3698 Bethune Drive, Mountain Brook, AL 35223.  You may call 802-3877 for more information.

Click here for the application.

Classified Positions:

We do not have any current openings.

Any position other than a general laborer has to be hire through he Personnel Board of Jefferson County.  Most of our supervisor positions require a CDL license and/or Alabama Pesticide Applicators License.  You may learn more about the requirements or apply for these positions by going to the Personnel Board’s website at www.pbjcal.org and click on the employment tab.  You must apply with the Personnel Board and qualify to be on their current eligibility list before our positions become open.

We currently employ the following positions:

Park Maintenance Supervisor

Turf Grass Supervisor

Labor Supervisor

Skilled Laborer.