• Recreation Attendant – Senior Center

    Posted: 08/05/2021

    The City of High Point's Parks & Recreation Department/Recreation Division seeks to fill Recreation Attendant – Senior Center position.
    Essential Tasks:

    • Provide stimulating recreational programs for older adults, creating a safe environment, and encourage participation;
    • Aids in the process of planning activities by making suggestions or bringing knowledge of community resources to the attention of the Supervisor;
    • Maintains daily attendance records for all registered program participants;
    • Greets and provide all participants with excellent customer service;
    • Arranges chairs, tables, and sporting or exercise equipment in specified areas for scheduled group or one-on-one activities;
    • Drives the community van as needed;
    • Enforces center polices and safety rules and regulations;
    • Inspects equipment daily;
    • Cleans work and program areas as needed during the day and upon conclusion of activity;
    • Prepares lists of materials and equipment needed for activities and makes requests for same;
    • Maintains First Aid supplies, orders additional supplies as needed;
    • Register participants via recreation software;
    • Assists regular staff as needed;
    • Ensures that all work is performed in accordance with OSHA and City Safety Standards and Policies. 
    • Formal Education:
      • Requires a High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
      • On-the-job training approximately 4 weeks.  Formal education which includes basic arithmetic and report making.  Some education or previous experience working with youth, adults and seniors.
    • Must be 18 years of years or older.
    • Must be able to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with other employees and the public.
    • Valid North Carolina Driver’s License
    Preferred Qualifications:
    • English and Spanish Language skills
    Salary: $10.50 Hourly without benefits
    Interested applicants must apply through NEOGOV, the City of High Point’s new job application system. To apply, please type the following link into your web browser:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/highpointnc. By closing date.  The City of High Point is an Equal Opportunity Employer.