Parks Division of Parks and Recreation, City of Laurel, MS | $10.50 hourly | Open From: May 14, 2021 - Until Filled

Job Description

The Laborer Supervisor is a part-time position that will assist in Parks and Recreation Department as
well as the Public Works Department. The persons in these positions are supervised on a daily basis
and will work alongside of and supervise numerous employees who are working off fines. The Laborer
Supervisors work four regular hours from 7:00am to 11:00am or from 11:00am to 3:00pm or as
assigned by the Department Director. Occasional overtime or night work may be necessary when the
workload demands it. The persons in these positions may occasionally be on call. The positions have
accountability for monetary, fiscal, safety, and legal issues related to the work for which this position
is responsible.

The Parks and Recreation Director is the immediate supervisor for this position.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Supervise work crews

• Ensure necessary equipment and supplies are available to work crews
• Assign routes to various work crews
• Ensure work has been properly completed
• Observe work crews throughout day to ensure work is completed
• Assign work crews to collect trash, as needed
• Assign special clean-ups for different types of landscape debris

Oversee Laborers

• Account for and process scheduling and overtime hours, as needed
• Train employees if needed
• Hold safety meetings, as needed
• Remove debris, as needed
• Unload debris at appropriate location
• And any other duties as assigned.


Certification, Education, Experience

Certification: A valid MS driver’s license is required for this position
Education: A high school diploma or its equivalent is preferred for this position
Experience: Supervisory experience and knowledge of maintenance equipment (blowers,
weed eaters, mowers) is strongly recommended

Fine Print

Applicant must provide the following documents to Human Resources, 401 North 5th
Avenue (3rd Floor City Hall) Room 302:

✓ WIN Job Center referral
✓ Valid Mississippi Driver’s License
✓ Social Security Card
✓ High School Diploma or Equivalent desired but not required