Riverside Parks & Recreation Recreation Assistant Pay: $11 - $14 per hour Hours: Average 29 hours per week Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and exemplary driving record. The Village of Riverside is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The small department of Riverside Parks & Recreation provides the unique opportunity for a wealth of experience in all components of the recreation field. Each position has the ability to work directly with the public, innovate, do administrative work including budgeting, and work with programming, camps, leagues, and in special events. Part time positions can include seasonal night and weekend work. Staff will be aware of evening and weekend hours well in advance.
Description: Part time: Average of 29 hours per week, including some nights/weekends Riverside Parks and Recreation is looking for a highly motivated individual eager to participate in all aspects of the recreation business. The Village of Riverside is a town of approximately 9,000 residents and the Recreation Department is responsible for most town wide programs and special events. The Recreation Assistant would have administrative responsibilities utilizing RecTrac! The Recreation Assistant will be responsible for instructing classes, supporting with special events, running athletic leagues, as well as day to day assistance with school year and summer camp programs, and helping with the development of recreation offerings throughout the community. The ideal candidate has a background in customer service and community engagement. Desired qualities include hard worker, detail oriented, problem solver, flexible, team player, friendly, and creative. The Recreation Assistant possesses strong oral and written communication skills. Candidate must be driven to excel and perform tasks as requested in a timely manner. His/her schedule must be flexible to accommodate occasional nights and weekends.