Program Coordinator - Naticook Day Camp / Merrimack Parks & Recreation

 

Job Description

The Merrimack, NH Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting applications for a Full-Time Recreation Program Coordinator.

The Recreation Program Coordinator is responsible for the development and implementation of a diverse year-round recreation program including an ACA Accredited Summer Day Camp. This will include planning, organizing, implementing, supervising, and evaluating activities and events to meet the needs of the community.

The normal work schedule is 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday with some nights, weekends and holiday required.

The starting wage for this position is $18.28 – 19.50/hr., with a wage increase up to 5% upon successful completion of 6 month trial period. The successful candidate will undergo a complete background check including reference checks, criminal and driving record checks prior to final offer of employment.

Please visit www.merrimacknh.gov/jobs to view the complete job description.

Please visit website above or the HR Office located at 6 Baboosic Lake Road, Merrimack, NH, 03054 to obtain a Town application. To apply, submit your resume, cover letter, and Town application to the above address or email attachment to applications@merrimacknh.gov no later than Friday, April 5, 2019, at 4:00pm. EOE

Apply by: April 5 2019

Details

Camp/Organization: Naticook Day Camp / Merrimack Parks & Recreation (ACA Accredited)

Location: Merrimack, NH

Type of Position: Program Head

Time Frame: Year Round

Salary: $18.28 – 19.50/hr., with a wage increase up to 5% upon successful completion of 6 month trial period.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Duties require knowledge of Recreation Program Planning equivalent to 1 to 3 years of related experience. Bachelor’s degree preferred, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of modern recreation practices, procedures, and equipment.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Experience working with RecDesk registration software (preferred), Constant Contact, Facebook/Instagram and other social media platforms.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record.
  • Certification in CPR/AED and Standard First Aid or willing to obtain.

Experience

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE, ABILITIES

  • Ability to learn departmental rules, procedures, and functions,
  • Ability to maintain accurate records and handle multiple projects, deal with interruptions, adjust and schedule priorities as required, meet deadlines, and work independently.
  • The ability to establish, build and maintain professional relationships with other employees, civic groups and the general public and to lead and instruct youth, adults, and seniors in a variety of recreational activities.
  • This position requires the projection of a positive attitude, a pleasant demeanor, and a commitment to service to the public and the ability to work independently and as a member of a team
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively through writing, email, and telephone and to maintain confidentiality of departmental information.
  • Ability to work evening, weekend, and occasional holiday hours as required during certain times of the year.

Additional Information

Please visit www.merrimacknh.gov/jobs to view the complete job description. Please visit website above or the HR Office located at 6 Baboosic Lake Road, Merrimack, NH, 03054 to obtain a Town application. To apply, submit your resume, cover letter, and Town application to the above address or email attachment to applications@merrimacknh.gov no later than Friday, April 5, 2019, at 4:00pm. EOE

Application

Apply Here

Contact

Matt Casparius

116 Naticook Road
Merrimack, New Hampshire 03054

603-882-1046

http://www.merrimackparksandrec.org