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Parks and Recreation Aide III - Red Wing Park - 27116
Job Title: Parks and Recreation Aide III - Red Wing Park - 27116
Job Code: 27116
Address: City of Virginia Beach Department of Parks and Recreation Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456
Phone: 7573850452
Emp Type: Part-Time
Required Education: Finished High School
Travel: None
Starting Salary: $10.40/hr
Start Date: 1/10/2019
# of Openings: 3

The Parks and Recreation Aide III duties will include, but not be limited to:

Providing customer service and enforce rules and regulations

Supervising part time staff and volunteers

Provide routing maintenance and construction of park areas, amenities and equipment

Collecting user fees/money, keeping and balancing records/reports

Individual will work in an outdoor environment in various weather conditions

Assist with and/or manage special event participation

Report incidents/accident and discrepancies

Some locations require clean up and supervision of open range dog parks

Perform housekeeping/custodial duties including cleaning and maintaining all parts of the public restrooms and empty large park trash cans

Open and close facilities

Perform other job duties requiring skills, knowledge and physical requirements as demanded by those duties described or less. Individual assignments will be determined by the supervisor based on the current workloads and department needs.

Customer Service Statement

Quality Customer Service is an integral part of all jobs with Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation. Our customer service expectations begin with the CARE principle: Communication, Accountability, Respect and Excellence. Some examples of how we make that happen are:

  • Be personable and genuine in your interactions and treat everyone with dignity and respect

  • Promote an inclusive environment for both customers and colleagues

  • Acknowledge customers with a smile and establish a professional relationship with them

  • Offer assistance without being asked

  • Maintain professionalism in appearance and behavior at all times

  • Positively contribute to an overall environment of a quality work place in which our citizens can enjoy utilizing our services 

High school or GED plus six (6) months? related experience or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Some positions may require a current and valid Virginia or North Carolina driver?s license in accordance with Virginia or North Carolina DMV driver?s license eligibility requirements.

Varied hours, nights, weekends and some holidays required. All employees may be expected to work hours in excess of their normally scheduled hours in response to short-term department needs and/or City-wide emergencies.
Special Instructions: The individual selected for this position will be housed at a primary site but may be scheduled between other park sites/facilities. Schedules, hours and/or locations, may be adjusted seasonally and will vary weekly based on events, facility coverage, and weather. Maximum scheduled hours up to 27 hours per week.

This position will require a current and valid driver's license in accordance with DMV driver's license eligibility requirements.

  • Please complete the application in its entirety. The application is the primary required document used to screen qualifications and years of experience. A resume does not replace a completed application. Fields on the application left blank, including but not limited to job duties, dates of employment, and hours worked, may cause your application to be incomplete. 
  • Your responses to any "Supplemental Questions", if attached to this requisition, must be supported by the information you give us in the work experience section of this application. Be sure you are thorough in describing your skills and duties as you complete the work experience section. If the information cannot be verified you will not receive credit. 
  • Please provide a copy of any certifications or related professional licenses.
  • If selected for this position you will be required to submit official transcripts from all accredited colleges or universities listed on your application.

Forward your *OFFICIAL transcripts from your accredited colleges or universities to: 

Department of Human Resources 
2424 Courthouse Drive 
Municipal Center, Building 18 
Virginia Beach, VA 23456 

Current City of Virginia Beach employees who have their official transcripts from their accredited college or university in their personnel file will not have to provide another transcript to the Department of Human Resources.  

*All higher education institutions must be accredited by an agency recognized by the US Department of Education.

Attached Document: Not Available
Date Posted: 1/10/2019

Company Information
Company Name: City of Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation
Attention: You can only apply online at The expiration date for applying for this position is 01/21/2019.

  Listing #:   3465   
  Date Created:   1/10/2019
  Last Updated:   1/10/2019
  Date Expired:   1/21/2019
  View:   18