Parking Control Assistant

University of Oklahoma

Oklahoma, OK

ID: 7134668 (Ref.No. ta230669)
Posted: March 17, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Description


Come join the staff at OU HSC and become a part of Oklahoma's premier research university which leads the state in education and career opportunities. OU HSC is one of only four comprehensive academic health centers in the nation with seven professional colleges. We are looking for a Parking Control Assistant to join the team. This position Serves in the areas of parking control and enforcement, information dissemination, dispatch and/or related parking issues. Performs similar tasks requiring some organizational skill and decision making abilities in regards to the application of prescribed procedures and established standards.


  • Enforces parking regulations through contact with public and issues parking citations and impounding of vehicles as necessary
  • Monitors established traffic control points to control pedestrian and vehicular traffic
  • May perform traffic control and/or security function for special events
  • Responds to complaints or summons a supervisor or a police officer, as appropriate
  • Responds to emergencies
  • May include calling for medical assistance or assisting police officers in controlling an emergency situation
  • Assists with emptying parking meters and pay stations
  • May take statements from the public for purposes of police investigation
  • Operates communications equipment, including telephone and two-way radio
  • Regular contact by telephone or in person with other departments or the public
  • May serve as dispatcher, operating radio system and gate access control systems
  • May perform clerical functions as assigned, to include but not limited to maintaining records, indexes and files, and computer data entry
  • Assists other departmental work units during slack periods
  • Uses established safety practices to protect health and safety of personnel and property
  • Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position

Job Requirements


Education: High School diploma or GED

Experience: 12 months customer service/contact experience


  • Excellent driving record
  • Basic computer and math skills
  • Customer service skills


  • Valid Oklahoma Driver's license to drive university vehicles or ability to obtain within 30 days of the hire date

Working Conditions:

  • Physical: Good physical condition. Standing and walking all day. Ability to navigate uneven terrain stepping onto and off of curbs. Stooping, climbing, bending and lifting up to 50 lbs. to 100 lbs.
  • Environmental: Exposure to extreme temperatures and outdoor work in all seasons.  Will wear and maintain uniforms.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, employment, financial aid, housing, services in educational programs or activities, and health care services that the University operates or provides.  

Diversity Statement: The University of Oklahoma is committed to achieving a diverse, equitable, and inclusive university community by recognizing each person's unique contributions, background, and perspectives. The University of Oklahoma strives to cultivate a sense of belonging and emotional support for all, recognizing that fostering an inclusive environment for all is vital in the pursuit of academic and inclusive excellence in all aspects of our institutional mission.