Applying To: Park Supervisor I

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  • Minimum: $33,020.00
  • Maximum: $51,610.00

Nature of Work

Incumbents in this position are responsible for supervising park grounds maintenance and personnel.  Duties include planning, organizing, assigning and directing subordinates cutting grass, weeding, rolling and lining athletic fields, cleaning comfort stations, removing litter, debris and snow and setting up for special events.

For an additional description of this position, please refer to the classification specification for Park Supervisor I

Minimum Qualifications

Two years of experience leading and participating in the landscaping, maintenance and care of parks, playgrounds,   athletic fields, floral displays and other related public areas.  OR an equivalent combination of training and experience.

License:  Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri driver's license while employed by the City of St. Louis.  Must possess a valid driver's license at the time of filing application and be able to present it at the Oral Interview.  Please note type of license, number, class and expiration date on the Employment Application.  

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:  At least one year of previous supervisory experience is preferred.

When completing the Employment Application, please be as thorough as possible when describing your qualifying training and experience.  Include reasons for changes in employers and any gaps in employment on the application.  Incomplete and/or carelessly completed applications will not be considered. Resumes will not be accepted as a substitute to a fully completed application. 

MEDICAL:  Candidates will be required to pass a "Drug Screen" as part of their medical examination.

VETERAN'S PREFERENCE POINTS:  To be eligible for veteran's preference points, the applicant must submit a copy of his/her DD 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty with the Employment Application or at the time of the Oral Interview.  The Director of Personnel may, in his discretion, accept alternate documentation.

LAST DATE FOR FILING APPLICATION:  Applications will be accepted until a sufficient number are received to fill the anticipated vacancies.  Please submit application as soon as possible.  Applications can be submitted on the Internet.  Visit the City web site at

Examination Components and Their Weights

  • Experience and Training: Pass/Fail
  • Oral Interview: 100%
  • Character Investigation: Pass/Fail
  • Medical Examination: Pass/Fail

No waiver of the Residency Requirement will be granted.

O.C. 2980
July 26, 2019
Reopened 09/06/19
Reopened 11/20/19
3612-12G (No Wav)

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