Employment Opportunities

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BVRA has employment opportunities for listed below:

2020 AmeriCorp Position #1 – Summer Camp, Special Events, and Pool Support Coordinator 

2020 AmeriCorp Position #2- Outdoor Adventure Summer Camps, Camps, Outdoor Recreation & Special Events Coordinators

2020 Summer Camp Counselors (fill out application)

2020 Lifeguards (fill out application)

Park Maintenance

Part-time opportunity (12-15 hours a  week)

This position assists park maintenance staff in the daily maintenance of parks, open space and trails to ensure all areas are being maintained in a safe and welcoming manner.

Essential Duties:

  • Mow grass using both riding and push mowers.
  • Weed removal in areas where weeds cannot be removed by a mower.
  • Clean parks to include keeping park facilities swept, notify park maintenance staff when maintenance supplies are needed, and empty and remove garbage.
  • Inspect equipment prior to use and communicate unsafe conditions and equipment to park maintenance staff.
  • Assist with pool facilities maintenance as needed.
  • Assist with maintenance projects at office, gymnasium, and warming house as needed.
  • Interact with the public in a professional and respectful manner.
  • Keep written reports of work completed as needed
  • Assist with the repair of park facilities and playground equipment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned or requested.

Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to operate power equipment, riding and push mowers, and various hand tools.
  • Have the ability to recognize hazardous and/or unsafe conditions and communicate this to the supervisor.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work alone, in a team environment and take initiative to complete job duties.
  • Excellent customer service skills including the ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills
  • Ability to develop positive working relationships and maintain a respectful work environment
  • Display a positive and respectful attitude, be courteous and reliable.
  • Ability to handle stress and stressful situations

This is a part-time position, which offers no benefits. 

To apply, call the BVRA office at (570) 524. 4774, or email Executive Director, Shirley Brough, at director@bvrec.org