The Borough of Conshohocken is accepting applications for a full-time Recreation Coordinator for the Recreation Services & Parks Department. Candidates will be responsible for supervising, overseeing, and monitoring evening recreation programs, events, rentals at the Community Center, and other Borough facilities including, but not limited to athletic fields and parks.
This position requires a candidate to work cooperatively and effectively with the public and other employees. Candidate must be detail-oriented and possess the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Candidates must have a flexible schedule due to the nature of recreation services and be able to work evenings and weekends based on facility and event needs.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Candidates must be proficient in the use of computers, Microsoft Office, and be able to learn the recreation software that is used; have excellent communication and writing skills; and a demonstrated ability to provide exceptional customer service. An undergraduate degree from an accredited college or university in recreation, physical education, or closely related field, or currently working towards one is required; 2 years or more experience preferred in recreation program management or a combination of education, experience, training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities to facilitate, coordinate and supervise the work of staff and/or instructors; must have and maintain acceptable background clearances; and current Red Cross or equivalent CPR, AED and First Aid Certification. Must be able to lift up to 50lbs, stand for periods of time, set up/breakdown tables, chairs, and other recreational apparatuses or items required for rentals and programs.
A cover letter, resume, and three references should be sent electronically to the Director of Recreation Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.