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Mar 2 / Carissa Bell

Spring/Summer Seasonal Part-Time Positions

City of Birmingham 

Job Description

Spring/Summer Seasonal Positions

The City of Birmingham, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking qualified applicants for multiple summer seasonal positions with the City’s Department of Public Services and Golf Courses. Application materials are currently being accepted for the following positions:

Golf Course Clubhouse Positions:
Seeking friendly, energetic individuals with strong customer service experience to sell memberships and collect fees, schedule tee times, answer phones, prepare hot and cold food items maintaining quality and standards, and monitor pace of play and merchandise. Knowledge of golf helpful, but not required. Food Preparation/Line Cook experience preferred.

Golf Course Maintenance Positions:
Seeking individuals who like to work outdoors with a general knowledge of small power tools and mowing equipment. A basic knowledge of the game of golf is helpful, but not required.

Parks Maintenance Positions:
Seeking detail-oriented individuals with an interest in landscaping or horticulture. Work in various city parks and athletic fields around the City to make the grounds look great.

Ice Arena:

Concessions: Greet public, inventory, cash handling, balance cash register, and prepare & serve food products.

Zamboni: Operate resurfacer, ice edger, and other related equipment to prepare facilities for practices, games and other events. Monitor temperature and humidity levels; complete mechanical and general maintenance tasks; & performing other duties as assigned. High School Diploma, or equiv, & valid State of Michigan Operator’s License with good driving record. Previous Ice Rink and Zamboni operation experience preferred.

Ability to:

·         Safely operate mechanical equipment

·         Ascend/descend 12-foot ladder

·         Stand/walk for long periods of time

·         Withstand working in cold temperatures

·         Lift arms above head (i.e. change light bulbs, wash windows, etc.)

·         Lift up to 60 pounds


General Maintenance Positions:
Seeking individuals to provide general assistance with road maintenance and repairs. Experience and knowledge of small power tools and various hand tools desired.

All positions may require occasional lifting up to 50 pounds and may require outdoor work, with exposure to a variety of weather and environmental conditions, which may be extreme at times. Maintenance Positions may require the operation of small power hand tools, mowing & trimming equipment, and operation of vehicles. Clubhouse positions primarily require indoor work.

At the time of application, must posses a valid State of Michigan Operator’s License with a good driving record. Related work experience and/or certifications are preferred.

These are seasonal positions, offering a schedule of up to 40 hours per week, which may include evening and weekend hours. Pay range of $10.00 – $15.00 per hour, based upon qualifications.

Submit a completed original City of Birmingham application for employment to the Human Resources department. Applications accepted until positions are filled.

City of Birmingham Employment Applications are available online at or in the City of Birmingham Human Resources Department, located at 151 Martin, Birmingham, MI 48009.
The Human Resources Department is open Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The City of Birmingham is an Equal Opportunity Employer seeking qualified applicants,
without regard to race or other protected status.