Aquatic Rec Aide

JOB SUMMARY: This position assists in different areas throughout the Parks and Recreation Department.

Conducts and monitors recreational program activities, including but not limited to Athletics, Aquatics, Programming, Special Events, Summer Camps, etc.
Opens, secures and cleans facilities and other areas before and after program use, prepares facilities and sets up equipment for scheduled recreational activities/events and daily facility operation.
Performs routine administrative duties such as phone, reception and registration processing.
Transports, issues and receives recreational equipment and supplies. Inventories equipment, clean/maintains equipment and supplies.
Assists with maintenance of facilities, athletic fields, parks and open space areas.
At all times, demonstrates professional behavior with coworkers, supervisors, city staff and the public.
Performs other duties as assigned. 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Must be able to perform daily tasks which include the following bodily movements: sits, stand, reach, turn, climb, bend, squat, stoop, kneel, crawl, push and pull frequently, grasp objects, use fine manipulation, write and operate office machines and equipment, and strength to safely perform lifting and carrying of items up to but not limited to at least 50 pounds.

Knowledge of the principles and practices of municipal recreation programming.
Knowledge of the city’s recreation programs and facilities.
Knowledge of department and city policies and procedures and relevant federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Skill in the operation of computers and other standard office equipment.
Skill in planning, organization, and decision making.
Skill in oral and written communication.
Certifications dependant on responsibilities with position.
A valid North Carolina Driver's license dependant on responsibilities with position.