Seasonal Employment Opportunity
Town of Rutland, Department of Recreation
The Rutland Recreation Department is hiring for the following seasonal positions for the 2016 summer season. If interested please send a letter of interest and resume and/or completed employment application (found at www.townofrutland.org in the Forms and Documents section) to the Recreation Department, 250 Main Street, Rutland, MA or email@example.com by 5/11/2016.
Summer Fun Counselor
Will provide supervision, instruction and enrichment to Summer Fun participants. Required to lead a schedule of diverse programs and recreation activities to children ages 3-13. Experience working with children preferred. Must be available June 27-August 5 (no program week of July 4) as well as for training and meeting dates as required. Summer Fun Counselors report to the Summer Fun Director. 35 hours per week, schedule as assigned.
Water Safety Instructors
Will plan and conduct group swimming lessons for children in a variety of swimming levels and enforce the rules and regulations of swimming pool operation as regulated by the Board of Health and Recreation Department. Must teach classes in the water as needed, keep accurate class records, and maintain certification in Water Safety Instruction, Lifeguarding, and CPR/First Aid. Must enjoy working with children, have a cooperative attitude, and be able to work as part of a team. Age 17+ preferred. WSI Instructors report to the Pool Facilities Manager.
Will serve as a Lifeguard for the Rutland Town Pool and enforce the rules and regulations of swimming pool operation as regulated by the Board of Health and Recreation Department. Must maintain certification in CPR/First Aid and hold current Red Cross or YMCA Lifeguard Training Certification. Must have a cooperative attitude and be able to work as part of a team. Lifeguards report to the Head Lifeguard and/or the Pool Facilities Manager.
Snack Shack/Pool Attendant
Will serve as both a pool attendant and a Snack Shack attendant as needed. Duties include but are not limited to: checking pool passes, answering patron questions, signing children up for swim lessons, selling food and beverages, and maintaining a safe and clean pool and Snack Shack environment. Must be able to handle money and make change, and perform well in a multitask environment. Hours include weekdays and weekends as assigned. Snack Shack/Pool Attendants report to the Pool Facilities Manager.