Seasonal Gate Attendant for Loyd Park

  • City of Grand Prairie, TX
  • Grand Prairie, Texas
  • Mar 02, 2019
Seasonal Parks and Recreation
  • Salary: $7.50 - $10.00 Hourly

Job Description

Job Summary

The purpose of this position is to monitor the City's parks fees and security. This is accomplished by serving as a gate attendant; collecting fees from campers and general park picnic fees and monitoring park entrance security. Other duties include interacting with other City employees and the general public.

Essential Job Functions

  • Collects entrance fees by informing customers of park rules; charging customers the proper entrance or activity fee; ensuring that proper receipt and forms are given to the customer and maintaining accurate records of transactions.

  • Provides customer service by having frequent interaction with citizens and park patrons; answering questions; and providing directions.
  • Provides security by monitoring and observing activities for the safety and security of citizens and patrons


Minimum Qualifications

  • Work requires the ability to read and understand written instructions, to understand simple processes and the routine operation of machines.Level of knowledge equivalent to less than high school or equivalency.
  • No experience required.
  • Ability to recognize meaning of common two- or three-syllable words.Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • Ability to perform the four basic arithmetic operations.Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • Ability to write simple sentences containing subject, verb, and object, and/or series of numbers, names, and addresses.Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
  • The employee normally performs the duty assignment after receiving detailed instructions as to methods, procedures, and desired end results with little room for deviation. Close and constant review is given.
  • No responsibility for the direction or supervision of others.
  • Normal tasks require use of definite procedures, with little deviation.Work requires little or no analysis or judgment.
  • Discussion Very Frequent: More than 51% of work time.

Closing Date/Time: 8/30/2019 5:00 PM Central

Special Instructions

8/30/2019 5:00 PM Central