City of Garland, TX

  • Summer Camp Counselor

    Location US-TX-Garland
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/10/2019 11:30 AM)
    Job ID
    2019-5673
    # of Openings Remaining
    13
    Department
    PRCAD - Bradfield
    Type
    Seasonal
    Job Code Category
    Parks and Recreation
  • Position Summary

    Responsible for instructing, planning and implementing a full program of structured recreational activities appropriate for the age group which are assigned (6-12 years old or 12-18 years old).

     

    Target Hiring Range: $8.57/hr - $10.28/hr

    Essential Job Functions

    1) Supervise, organize, develop, instruct and inspires activities which meet the physical, mental and emotional needs of children.

    2) Enforce and maintain City and Departmental policies as needed.

    3) Promote and maintain good public relations and customer service.

    4) Able to exercise extreme safety precautions at all time.

    5) Work flexible days and hours.

    Preferred Knowledge - Abilities & Skills

     

    Education/ Experience:     

     

    • Six months to one year experience in a customer service.

     

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:      

     

    • Knowledge of a variety of recreational activities
    • Knowledge of methods of supervising recreational activities
    • Knowledge of basic first aid and CPR procedures
    • Ability to communicate and organize recreational classes and activities
    • Ability to communicate effectively and courteously with staff and the public
    • Ability to explain rules and procedures
    • Ability to maintain discipline
    • Ability to prepare and maintain reports as needed
    • Ability to establish and maintain good public relations
    • Skill to issue supplies; operate office equipment, telephones and photocopier

     

    Licenses & Certifications

     Valid State of Texas Class C driver's license

    Physical Tasks & Working Conditions

    Bending, stooping, lifting, moving, and carrying on a daily basis, up to but not to exceed one hundred pounds. The position will work both outdoors in various weather conditions and indoors in a climate controlled facility. 20 hour work week.

    Competencies

    Adaptability/Flexibility
    Communication
    Customer Service
    Dependability
    Personal Organization
    Productivity
    Teamwork

    Minimum Education & Work Experience

     High School diploma by end of current school year.
    Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

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