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Job Title:

Recreation Specialist

Job Post ID:

19105

Posted Until:

06/01/2019

Salary:

$30,000/yr.

Location:

Joliet

Hours:

2nd Shift

WorkType:

Full Time

Industry

Other

Job Description:

Title: Recreation Specialist
Hours: Shift 1. Sunday – Monday 1pm -10pm, Tuesday, Friday & Saturday 3pm- 12am, off Wednesday & Thursday.
Shift 2. SUN 1PM -10PM, M-THUR 3PM, 12AM, OFF FRI & SAT

Reports to: Recreation Supervisor

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for working with Recreation team to provide students with a comprehensive and diverse recreation program. Promotes health and wellness through overseeing the recreation activities as outlined on the approved recreation schedule.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associates of Arts Degree or 1 year related experience working with youth. Must possess a valid in-State Driver’s License and meet Company insurability requirements. CDL preferred. Physical requirements include sitting, standing, climbing, walking, lifting, pulling and/or pushing, carrying, reaching, stooping and crouching. Demonstrates the ability to lift 40 pounds and / or the ability to assess the lift load in order to ask for necessary assistance.

MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION: N/A

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Follows all integrity guidelines and procedures and ensures no manipulation of student data.
• Assists with the supervision of a comprehensive and diverse recreation program.
• Coordinates recreation activities with CPP and Social Development to include evening programming.
• Coordinates recreation and leadership activities/programs with Center and local community resources.
• Ensures safe practices and program compliance within prescribed safety guidelines.
• Documents student participation and accountability during recreation activities.
• Maintains inventory of equipment and material and controls their use. Recommends purchase of specific equipment. Performs repairs on equipment as needed.
• Responsible for the overall appearance, condition and organization of the recreation department facilities.
• May oversee student recreation aide program.
• Produces quality work/assignments in a thorough, timely and accurate manner.
• Maintains appropriate personal attendance, accountability and work productivity standards.
• Plans, prioritizes and organizes assignments to meet established goals and deadlines.
• Understands and applies job knowledge to effectively complete all required job responsibilities. Proactively maintains the skills required to perform job duties.
• Mentors, monitors and models the Career Success Standards as required by the PRH.
• Provides high-quality supervision and management for the student population and positively influences student behavior. Shows respect and courtesy to students and holds them accountable for their actions and behavior.
• Provides timely operational support for Center operations to ensure quality programs and services. Pursues improvement in Center operations to fulfill program objectives.

Job Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associates of Arts Degree or 1 year related experience working with youth. Must possess a valid in-State Driver’s License and meet Company insurability requirements. CDL preferred.

Physical requirements include sitting, standing, climbing, walking, lifting, pulling and/or pushing, carrying, reaching, stooping and crouching. Demonstrates the ability to lift 40 pounds and / or the ability to assess the lift load in order to ask for necessary assistance.

Qualifications
Education Required
High School or Equivalent or better in General Studies.

Required
Drivers License

Benefits:

Medical, Vision and Dental Insurance
40 hours of vacation time

Company Information

Adams and Associates is a 100% employee-owned organization that is
singularly committed to the Job Corps program and the students we serve.

In partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor, Adams and Associates provides free education and training
that helps young people earn their high school diploma or GED, learn a career, attend college and provide assistance
in finding, and keeping, successful employment.

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