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Recreation Specialist I - General
Job Title: Recreation Specialist I - General
Job Code: 5415
Address: 305 S. Dogwood Drive Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
Phone: 540-433-9168
Fax: 540-433-9169
Emp Type: Full-Time
Required Education: Bachelors Degree
Years of Experience:  1
Travel: None
Starting Salary: $30,659
Start Date: 12/11/2017
# of Openings: 1
Description: Recreation Specialist I is responsible for program development, implementation, management and evaluation. This position will plan and supervise programs and activities for all age groups and genders. The position will manage contracted staff ensuring all background screenings and checks are completed and instructor payments are processed. The Recreation Specialist I will ensure that the facility is properly prepared for activities, classes and rentals; enforce facility, program and activities rules and regulations to ensure all safety precautions and guidelines are followed by guests. The position will serve as a mentor to elementary and middle school students in attendance at recreation center programs and serve as a role model by promoting/displaying desirable character traits and habits. The position will assist with the process of interviewing, hiring, training, supervising, advising and evaluating part time and seasonal staff, student interns and volunteers. For a complete job description visit:
Attached Document: Not Available
Date Posted: 11/2/2017

Company Information
Company Name: Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation
Health Insurance Life Insurance Dental Insurance
Attention: Apply online at: For additional information Contact: City of Harrisonburg 409 South Main Street Third Floor Harrisonburg, Virginia, 22801. 540.432.8920 540.432.7796

  Listing #:   1193   
  Date Created:   11/2/2017
  Last Updated:   11/3/2017
  Date Expired:   12/2/2017
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