Position:  Recreation Staff                                                               

Dept: Parks

Reports To: Director and Assistant Director

Position Responsibilities (include but are not limited to the following):

  • Assist in the planning and leading of mobile recreation programs
  • Assist in the leading of various summer programs
  • Answer phones in a polite manner
  • Register patrons for programs
  • Assist with planning and leading of events and programs
  • Become familiar with programs offered by the Department
  • Develop a working relationship with city staff
  • Perform office duties as assigned
  • Perform all other task as assigned by the Director and Assistant Director

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Basic understanding of recreation
  • Ability to work with the public in a manner which projects a positive image of the City of Terre Haute
  • Ability to operate basic computer applications
  • Ability to problem solve

Minimum Qualifications:

Education/Training:  Must be at least 16 years of age

Experience: Will train suitable candidate.

Working Conditions: Outdoors and Office setting

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a wide variety of environments, including extreme heat and cold
  • Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects
  • Ability to see within normal parameters
  • Ability to hear within normal range
  • Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s)
  • Ability to push, pull, carry and lift a minimum of 25 lbs.
  • Ability to stand for long period of time
  • Ability to read

How to Apply: Here is the online application