Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Employment Opportunities

Notifications of non-exempt job vacancies are posted in each department for a period of 5 working days. If a job vacancy cannot be filled from employees who applied for the position, the city will then conduct a search outside of the City.

Applications may be obtained at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue or online.

Applicants must have a High School diploma or equivalent and a valid Driver's License. Qualified applicants living within the city limits of Osceola will be given priority over qualified applicants residing outside of the City limits. City employees must reside within the City limits of Osceola.

All offers of hire to City positions are conditioned on meeting drug test requirements and a job related medical examination.

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CITY OF OSCEOLA

JOB POSTING
GREENSKEEPER | OSCEOLA MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE

The Osceola Municipal Golf Course currently has an opening for a Greenskeeper. Job duties will include but are not limit to the mowing and upkeep of grounds, fairways and greens, operation of sprinkler/irrigation systems, application of needed chemicals to designated areas, prepares greens, grade and clean traps as well as repair roadbeds. Candidate also is responsible for the planting, trimming and spraying of trees and shrubs as well as routine maintenance and upkeep of buildings.

This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid Driver’s License. Candidate must have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, the public and to follow instructions. Previous experience in the operation and repair of motorized lawn equipment and construction tools a plus.

Candidate must be willing to work in all types of weather conditions and must be able to work weekends. 

 

Applications will be accepted at Osceola City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday. 
Resumes can also be sent to:

Human Resources, City of Osceola
P.O. Box 443
Osceola, AR 72370

or email by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



The City of Osceola is an EOE and drug free workplace.

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CITY OF OSCEOLA

JOB POSTING FOR SEASONAL POSITIONS

The City of Osceola is currently taking applications for following summer/seasonal positions:

Electric Department – 3 employees to assist Line Crew, assist in reading electric/ water meters and various assigned tasks.  Must have a valid Driver’s License and at least 16 years of age.

Street Department– 3 employees for groundskeeping, mowing, weed eating and various assigned tasks.  Must have a Valid Driver’s License and at least 16 years of age.

For consideration please complete application at City Hall.



The City of Osceola is an EOE and drug free workplace.

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CITY OF OSCEOLA

CITY ACCOUNTANT

The City of Osceola is currently accepting applications for the position of CITY ACCOUNTANT . Interested persons should submit an application to the Human Resources Department. This posting will remain open until the position is filled. The incumbent assists the Mayor, Chief Operating Officer, Human Resource Director, and Electric Department Director in providing financial and accounting services for the City. The incumbent is responsible for performing technical and administrative professional accounting work in maintaining the fiscal records and systems of the City. The job objective is to ensure financials, grants, bonds, and other special program accounts are reconciled, balanced, and maintained in accordance with established policies and procedures. Qualified applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) from an accredited college or university with a major in accounting or related area. Two-four years of experience in accounting, management reporting or auditing in a Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) or Government Accounting Standards Board (GASB) environment. Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Public Finance Officer (CPFO) or Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) preferred. Annual salary $55-000 – $67,00.

To apply, you must submit a City of Osceola application. Visit osceolaarkansas.com to apply or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request an application. Resumes will not be accepted without an accompanying application. The City of Osceola is an EOE and drug free workplace.

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PART TIME ANIMAL SHELTER ASSISTANT

                       

The City of Osceola currently has an opening for the part-time position of Shelter Assistant.  Under the general supervision the Animal Control Officer performs a variety of duties involving the feeding, care and treatment of all animals at the shelter; catches and transports animals; performs intake duties for animals brought to the shelter; cleans shelter, cages, runs and grounds; feeds, waters, medicates, vaccinates, bathes and cares for animals; assists individuals seeking lost animals or adoptable animals, responds to public inquiries regarding care and treatment of animals as well as animal complaints; assists customers in making pet selections; performs office clerical and administrative duties as well as other duties when assigned.

This individual must be able to work weekends and holidays.

Must have a high school diploma/equivalent. Individual must have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, public and to follow instructions.  Individual must have ability to lift and carry a minimum or 25 pounds. Individual must love animals and not afraid of handling animals.

Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday or email resumes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to City of Osceola, Human Resources, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, AR. 72370

The City of Osceola is committed to a drug-free environment and will administer pre-employment drug testing. The City of Osceola is an equal opportunity employer.

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ANIMAL SHELTER ASSITANT

The City of Osceola currently has an opening for the full-time position of Shelter Assistant.  Under the general supervision the Animal Control Officer performs a variety of duties involving the feeding, care and treatment of all animals at the shelter; catches and transports animals; performs intake duties for animals brought to the shelter; cleans shelter, cages, runs and grounds; feeds, waters, medicates, vaccinates, bathes and cares for animals; assists individuals seeking lost animals or adoptable animals, responds to public inquiries regarding care and treatment of animals as well as animal complaints; assists customers in making pet selections; performs office clerical and administrative duties as well as other duties when assigned.

This individual must be able to work weekends and holidays.

Must have a high school diploma/equivalent. Individual must have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, public and to follow instructions.  Individual must have ability to lift and carry a minimum or 25 pounds. Individual must love animals and not afraid of handling animals.

Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday or email resumes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to City of Osceola, Human Resources, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, AR. 72370

The City of Osceola is an equal opportunity employer and provides a comprehensive benefit package that includes health, dental, vision and prescription benefits, life insurance, paid vacation, holidays, sick days and retirement plan. The City of Osceola is committed to a drug free environment and will administer pre-employment drug testing.

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JOURNEYMAN LINEMAN

The City of Osceola is currently accepting applications for Journeyman Lineman. Incumbent needs to have at least 7 years experience in the construction, repair, maintenance and installation of OH/UG Electric Facilities with primary voltages ranging up to 15KV.  Applicant must be skilled in the construction and maintenance of high voltage and secondary electric line, overhead and underground to include installing and removal of electric poles, transformers, insulators and associated equipment

Applicant needs to have experience in the operation of various pieces of equipment, including Aerial Bucket and Digger Derrick Trucks. Must have experience in the setting and climbing of all sizes of poles in open areas, rear alley and in energized lines. Must have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and the public. Must be able to read and understand job prints and sketches.

This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and valid Arkansas Commercial Driver’s License Class A or B.  Individual must be willing to work in all types of weather conditions. May be required to be “On Call’ and in emergencies may be called into work on short notice. Starting pay is $31.00 per hour.

Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.  Resumes can also be sent to Human Resources, City of Osceola, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, Arkansas, 72370 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 

APPRENTICE LINEMAN

The City of Osceola is currently accepting applications for an Apprentice Lineman.

Applicant needs to have at least 1-2 years’ experience in the stringing, tying, connect and tagging of wires and ability to make dead end connections. Experience in climbing poles, installation or cross arms, pole pins, insulation rack, down guys and overhead guy wires.

Applicant needs to have experience in the operation of various pieces of equipment, including Aerial Bucket and Digger Derrick Trucks. Must have experience in the setting and climbing of all sizes of poles in open areas, rear alley and in energized lines. Must have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and the public. Must be able to read and understand job prints and sketches.

This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and valid Arkansas Commercial Driver’s License Class A or B.  Individual must be willing to work in all types of weather conditions. May be required to be “On Call’ and in emergencies may be called into work on short notice. Starting pay is $18.00 per hour.

Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.  Resumes can also be sent to Human Resources, City of Osceola, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, Arkansas, 72370 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

GROUNDMAN

The City of Osceola is currently accepting applications for a Groundman in their Electric Department.  Incumbent is responsible in assisting co-workers in the day-to-day functions of the department and keeping work areas orderly and safe.  Job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting in the assembling or dissembling of distribution system materials on the ground for installation or after removal in connection with line construction and maintenance work. Incumbent assists in raising transformers, switches and other heavy equipment.  Digs holes for installation of poles and assists with installing poles, as well as other duties as assigned.

This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and valid Driver’s License.  Previous experience in working with electrical systems a plus, as well as having a Commercial Driver’s License.  Individual must be willing to work in all types of weather conditions. May be required to be “On Call’ and in emergencies may be called into work on short notice. Starting pay is $15.00.

Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.  Resumes can also be sent to Human Resources, City of Osceola, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, Arkansas, 72370 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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JOB POSTING
FIREFIGHTER

FireLogo2020 2The City of Osceola Fire Department has an immediate opening for a Firefighter Recruit. Salary compensation is $14.28 per hour based on a 56-hour workweek. Individual will be required to report to work on short notice as well as being required to attend scheduled department meetings and training. Individual must be willing to be on-call during days or nights.

This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid Arkansas Driver's License. Candidate must have ability to communicate with the public, as well as co-workers in emergency and non-emergency situations.

Candidate will be required to undergo a pre-employment physical and drug test.

For consideration, please contact:
City of Osceola
Jane Stanford, Human Resources Director 
at 870-563-5245, ext. 24

The City of Osceola is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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MUNCIPAL GOLF COURSE
 
The City of Osceola is currently accepting applications for a Groundskeeper at their 9-hole Municipal Golf Course.
Duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:
- Mowing rough and surrounding golf course areas with riding tractor and progressive.
- Repair, maintenance, daily cleaning and fueling of tractors and mowers.
- Operation of power equipment such as weed eater, saws, etc.
- Maintains and responsible for tools, weed eater, saws and equipment of department.
- Edging and raking sand traps.
- Keeping grounds clean of debris such as limbs, trash, etc.
- Carry out assigned tasks as directed by supervisor.
- Represent the City of Osceola in a professional manner.
 
This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid Driver’s License. Previous experience in the operation and use of riding tractors/mowers and grounds keeping equipment a plus. One to three months job related experience and/or training a plus. Individual must have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and to follow instructions.
Individual must be willing to work in all types of weather conditions including extreme heat, dry and wet. Exposure to strong chemicals and offensive odors will occur.
 
Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday. Resumes can also be sent to Human Resources, City of Osceola, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, Arkansas, 72370 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
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WATER/WASTEWATER SERVICEMAN

The City of Osceola is currently accepting applications for a Water/Wastewater Serviceman in their Water/Wastewater Department.

Duties and responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned:

  • Repair, maintenance and installation of water and wastewater distribution system.
  • Operation and maintenance of heavy equipment and/or machinery.
  • Maintain and responsible for tools and equipment of department.
  • Carry out assigned tasks as directed by supervisor.
  • Represent the City of Osceola in a professional manner.

This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid Driver’s License.  Previous experience in the operation and use of heavy equipment a plus, as well as having a Commercial Driver’s License. One to three months job related experience and/or training a plus.  Individual must have the ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and to follow instructions.

Individual must be willing to work in all types of weather conditions including extreme heat, cold, dry and wet.  Exposure to strong chemicals and offensive odors will occur.  May be required to work after dark and without electricity or water in emergency situations.  Potential exposure to blood-borne pathogens if adherence to safety procedures is not followed. 

Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.  Resumes can also be sent to Human Resources, City of Osceola, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, Arkansas, 72370 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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GROUNDMAN

The City of Osceola is currently accepting applications for a Groundman in their Electric Department.  Incumbent is responsible in assisting co-workers in the day-to-day functions of the department and keeping work areas orderly and safe.  Job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to; assisting in the assembling or dissembling of distribution system materials on the ground for installation or after removal in connection with line construction and maintenance work. Incumbent assists in raising transformers, switches and other heavy equipment.  Digs holes for installation of poles and assists with installing poles, as well as other duties as assigned.

This individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent and valid Driver’s License.  Previous experience in working with electrical systems a plus, as well as having a Commercial Driver’s License.  Individual must be willing to live in the City

Limits of Osceola and to work in all types of weather conditions. May be required to be “On Call’ and in emergencies may be called into work on short notice.

Applications will be accepted at City Hall, 303 W. Hale Avenue, from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.  Resumes can also be sent to Human Resources, City of Osceola, P.O. Box 443, Osceola, Arkansas, 72370 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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