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Buffalo Valley Recreation Authority

BVRA Employment Opportunities



Employment with BVRA:

Summer Camp Counselors
Each summer BVRA offers summer camps for children ages 3 to 13.  These positions are responsible for providing leadership, ensuring safety of all participants, and providing direct supervision of children in all planned activities.

 
Essential Duties:
-Provide a safe and healthy environment, both physically and mentally, to ensure the operation of a quality Children’s program.
-Ensures children are aware of rules, and daily scheduled routines
-Must attend all staff meetings

-Assist in the planning and implementing of the daily activities that fit the children’s needs and interests.
-Assume equal share of the regular housekeeping chores such as cleaning, preparing for daily activities and cleaning up after projects.
-Establish a relationship with each child and know his or her present level of understanding; consider the needs of all the children and treat each child with respect and dignity.

Job Requirements:
-Must be 18 years of age or older.  Preference will be given to applicants with direct education experience.
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
-Desire and ability to work with children of all ages
-May be required to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. in various forms.
-May be required to sit, stand, or maintain physical activity for extended periods of time.
-Must exhibit patience and understanding.
-Must be capable of working under pressure in a somewhat disruptive environment

To apply please send Jennifer Delsite, Summer Camp Director, your resume and employment application to camp@bvrec.org. For more information please contact the BVRA Office at 570-524-4774 Ext. 4. 


AmeriCorps Preschool Education Development Coordinator
This summer BVRA will double the number of week-long preschool camps we offer.  We are making this change because last summer we had over 100 wait-listed children.  This position would work directly with the Nature’s Cool Preschool Summer Camp for kids ages 3-5.  The member in this position will directly develop and implement educational programs that focus on learning about the natural world and developing healthy habits for life.  This includes healthy eating, exercise, and cooperative learning. 

This position is a part of AmeriCorps and interested applicants need to apply through CORE Susquehanna.  Please complete the general application and mention this position.  Apply HERE.  



Lewisburg Community Pool Manager & Assistant Manager
 
Responsibilities include but are not limited to enforcing policies and procedures, which ensure efficient and effective operation of pool facilities including personnel management and training. Duties involve all swimming pool operations, including first aid, rotations, scheduling for staff, public relations, janitorial duties, limited pool maintenance including daily chemical analysis/testing, pool cleaning, cleaning of bathrooms & concession stand area, swim lessons, water aerobics and all other duties as necessary or required. This employee should have excellent organizational, communication and public relation skills. This is a working supervisory position requiring weekend and Holiday work.

Must be Lifeguard, First-Aid and CPR Certified. 

To apply please send Mariah Campbell, Recreation Director, your resume and employment application to programs@bvrec.org. For more information please contact the BVRA Office at 570-524-4774 Ext. 7


Lewisburg Community Pool Lifeguards

This position is responsible for maintaining order at the pool facility by preventing accidents through the enforcement of policies, rules, regulations, and ordinances governing the conduct of patrons. Lifeguards are also responsible for monitoring the pool facilities for potential hazards or unsafe conditions, providing first aid to patrons, custodial duties in maintaining the pool facilities, public relations, and all other duties as necessary or required. This position requires weekend and Holiday work. Applicants must be 15 years or older. 

Must be Lifeguard, First Aid and CPR Certified.

To apply send Mariah Campbell, Recreation Director, your resume and employment applications to programs@bvrec.org. For more information please contact the BVRA Office at 570-524-4774 Ext. 7. 



Front Desk & Snack Bar at the Lewisburg Community Pool
Successful applicants must be able to answers phones, collect fees, and providing information to various customers.  This position is the first line greeter to the public. Registers participants for pool passes, daily admissions, Aquatic Classes, books pool parties and sells products available for public consumption in the snack bar. Available for safety and rescue functions as needed according to training. Assists in monitoring the use of the facility and locker room. Responds to public inquires and questions about aquatic programs, and responds with safety suggestions to staff and patrons. 

Must be CPR certified. 

To apply send Mariah Campbell, Recreation Director, your resume and employment application to programs@bvrec.org. For more information please contact the BVRA at 570-524-4774 Ext. 7. 


AmeriCorps Lewisburg Community Pool Education Coordinator
Learning to swim and love the water is a critical life skill.  Each summer BVRA offers free and reduced pool passes to low- income kids.  However, this isn't enough.  Studies show that in low-income communities less than 20% of kids learn to swim.  This position would work with the Lewisburg Community Pool to offer swim lessons at free and reduced prices.  As well as develop and implement educational pool programs.  The person in this position would need to be a certified lifeguard.

This position is a part of AmeriCorps and interested applicants need to apply through CORE Susquehanna.  Please complete the general application and mention this position.  Apply HERE.  





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