Recreation Assistant - P/T

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Recreation Department

This front desk position will serve as the primary contact person for patrons of the Blacksburg Community Center during mornings, evenings and weekends. Position will assist in the supervision of the Game Room and Gym, answer telephones and greet customers.  Position will also assist in the set-up and take down of rooms and gyms for recreation activities including: volleyball, basketball, tennis, meetings, classes, rentals and dinners.

This position requires excellent customer service and communication skills. The ability to supervise community activities, sporting events and people is required.  Applicants must have the ability to lift up to 50 pounds and to climb ladders while carrying heavy objects. A high school diploma or GED with two years of recreation experience or education is required. A satisfactory post-offer, pre-employment criminal background investigation will be required of the selected applicant.

Hourly rate is $8.50. Schedules assigned will vary and include shifts worked between the hours of: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Monday through Sunday. The selected applicant must be available to work during the upcoming summer months. This position will not exceed 1,500 hours during the initial year of employment or during the Affordable Care Act measurement period of April 1st through March 31st.

A Town of Blacksburg application is required for this position by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 14, 2019.  Applications are available at the Human Resources Office located in the Municipal Building at 300 South Main Street, Blacksburg, VA,  24060, or may be downloaded at Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation in the application process may call 540-443-1020 (voice) or utilize the Virginia Relay Center at 711 (TDD).

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