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Parks and Recreation 2014 Summer Jobs

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Lifeguard - $8.75/HOUR
Lifeguards create a safe aquatic center for patrons by enforcing facility rules and policies, scanning area of coverage, cleaning duties as assigned, and supervising young children, teens, and adult patrons. Job entails effective communication with supervisors, co-workers and facility patrons. Applicants need to be willing to work outside, as this is an outdoor facility. Hours are flexible. Must be 16 years of age and hold current lifeguard, first aid and CPR/AED certification. Applications accepted until end of March.

Swim Lesson Assistant - $8.50/HOUR
Assistants help instruct learn to swim classes in a safe, effective manner using the safety recommendations of the American Red Cross. Communication and leadership skills are needed to work with youth, parents and instructors. Group and private lessons are offered 8:15-11:00 AM and 5:30-8:45 PM, as well as on your own time. Must be 16 years of age. Applications accepted until end of March.

Swim Lesson Instructor (WSI) - $9.75/HOUR
Instructors provide appropriate class activities and documentation for all levels of participants using the safety recommendations and skill progressions of the American Red Cross. The instructor is also responsible for communicating with class participants and relaying pertinent information to the Recreation Supervisor. Group and private lessons are offered 8:15-11:00 AM and 5:30-8:45 PM. Must be 16 years of age and hold current WSI certification. Applications accepted until end of March.

Concession and Admission Personnel - $8.25/HOUR
Staff is needed to work at the Clive Aquatic Center and at parks facilities. Job entails operation of the admissions system, various concession equipment, preparing and serving foods, using cash register, making change, counting money, answering phones, cleaning as assigned, and performing other front line duties as required. At park facilities, duties include recording softball/volleyball scores. Hours of operation range from 11 AM - 8:00 PM at the Aquatic Center and 5:30 – 10:30 PM at park facilities. Must be 16 years of age. Applications accepted until end of March.

Program Leaders - $9.25 /HOUR
This position organizes activities, crafts, field trips, and guest speakers for sport programs of tee-ball and soccer and a variety of nature, art and other recreational camps. Leaders assist in scheduling which programs they would enjoy teaching. Lesson plans, first aid and purchasing supplies for the program are part of the duties along with planning assistants and volunteer duties. Reports to the Recreation Supervisor and must work and communicate well with children and parents. Also helps schedule staff and volunteers. Applications accepted until end of March.

Program Assistants - $8.50/HOUR
This position is to help Program Leaders with making samples of the crafts for the day, assist in planning activities, supervising kids, providing recreation activities and first aid. Applications accepted until end of March.

Seasonal Park Maintenance II positions - (40 hours per week/approx. 6–9 months/$11.25–12.45 per hour)
Qualified applicants must be 18 and have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.  Duties include building and grounds care, landscaping and ball field maintenance.
Please submit applications for this position to the Clive Maintenance Facility at 1885 NW 123rd Street, Clive, IA  50325


U.S. Census Bureau Needs Interviewers

The Census Bureau’s Chicago Regional Office is currently seeking Field Representatives in Polk County, IA to interview respondents.

  • Pay ranges from $13.55 - $14.84 per hour, depending on location. 
  • Call for Test scheduling at 1-800-865-6384, Extension 15
  • To view job vacancy announcements, qualifications, and instructions on how to apply, visit the Census Bureau's Chicago Regional Office website at: http://www.census.gov/regions/chicago/www/jobs/
We appreciate your assistance. FR Recruiting Flyer.pdf Questions? Contact Us.

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