CPRS Job Listing

Job Ad ID: 736

Activity Leader I/II

Salary: $14.00- $15.45
Location: City of Arcadia Recreation Center
Closing Date:
Description:

DEFINITION

Under general direct supervision, Activity Leader II positions may assist with the functions related to Assistant Camp Manager, Recreation Coordinator, and Site Manager, depending on assignment.

 

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

Exercise technical and functional supervision over part time staff and volunteers.

 

EXAMPLES OF IMPORTANT AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Depending upon assignment, the Activity Leader II may perform the following:

Order, prepare and conduct crafts, cookouts, and special events.

Supervise facilities and its visitors; patrol and assist groups with facility questions and reservations.

Organize and conduct a variety of recreation activities; coordinate the scheduling, set-up, and supervision of facilities.

Assist in program planning and assigning the children’s roster for camp programs.

Order all necessary inventory.

Collect and deposit revenue from the craft program.

Assist with City-wide special events and excursions.

Conduct interpretive programs, including basic nature talks and tours.

Perform basic clean up and light maintenance of facilities and parks, including rest rooms, kitchen, and other areas.

Set up and be lead supervisor of events at schools, facilities and parks.

Assist with clerical duties for various recreation programs.

Supervise youth ensuring adherence to school rules and policies.

Assist in the supervision of Activity Leaders and volunteers.

Perform general office work; schedule park reservations; perform clerical duties.

 

EXAMPLES OF IMPORTANT AND ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Assist with paperwork for camps, classes and sport programs.

Give occasional nature talks and tours.

 

OTHER JOB RELATED DUTIES

Perform related duties and responsibilities as assigned.

 

JOB RELATED AND ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS

            Knowledge of:

            Camp activities and supervision of recreation programs and part time staff.

            Arts, crafts, and other recreational activities.

            Park management and maintenance skills, rules, and procedures.

            Facility management and maintenance skills, rules, and procedures.

            School rules and policies.

            Modern office methods, practices, and procedures.

            Safe driving principles and practices.

 

            Skill to:

            Operate modern office equipment including computer equipment.

            Operate a motor vehicle safely.

 

            Ability to:

            Supervise part time staff and volunteers.

            Assist in organizing, directing, and leading camp programs.

            Select, organize, prepare and teach crafts.

            Supervise facilities and parks and their visitors and customers.

            Perform a variety of routine clerical tasks including work processing, filing, record keeping, and typing.

            Conduct work in a safe manner in accordance with established policy.

            Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

            Establish, maintain, and foster positive and harmonious working relationship with those contacted in the course of work.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

                        Experience:

                        Two seasons of paid experience in the field of instruction or supervision of recreation or park management.

                        Training:

                        Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade

 

            License or Certificate:

            Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid driver’s license.

            Possession of, or ability to obtain, CPR, first aid, AED, BBP and FEMA certifications.

 

            Age Requirements:

            Eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of appointment.

 

            Special Requirement:

            Essential duties require the following physical skills and work environment:

            Ability to sit, stand, walk, crouch, stoop, squat, and lift 50 lbs.; exposure to heat, noise, and outdoors.

 

Agency: City of Arcadia
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