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Recreation Assistant

The City of Mt. Pleasant is accepting applications for a part-time Recreation Assistant. Under the general supervision of the Recreation Coordinator, the Recreation Assistant will help in the planning, organizing, implementation and evaluation of a variety of recreational activities and programs for the general and special populations within Isabella County. Assists the Recreation Coordinator with equipment ordering, distribution and inventory, and program advertisement. Additional responsibilities as assigned. This is a part-time position; ten to twenty (10-20) hours per week.

Position open until filled.

Hiring rate $10.75-$12.00/hr. DOQ.

Primary Duties
Assists in the planning, organizing, implementation, and evaluation recreation and leisure activities for individuals with a wide range of special needs. Assists in the development and distribution of program brochures, flyers, new/press releases, and promote public relations policies of the City. Supervises, directs, and evaluates recreational programs requiring a high degree of personal motivation, initiation, and independent judgement

Minimum Requirements
Must be completing a degree in sports, recreation, or closely related field with experience in planning and organizing recreation/athletic activities and events. First aid and CPR certification preferred. Must possess a valid Michigan driver’s license and have an excellent driving record.

Preferred Background Must be a minimum of 18 years of age and have completed high school or equivalent.

Physical Demands and Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to see, hear and talk. The employee frequently is required to sit, stand, walk, use hands to manipulate, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Additional information:

To be considered for this position, please submit ALL of the following:

  1. Job Application - This is a public position, as such the City cannot guarantee confidentiality once the applicant accepts an invitation to interview. If you would like to request confidentiality during the pre-interview phase, please indicate your request on the application form.
  2. 2021 Seasonal Maintenance Employment Attachment
  3. Criminal History Background Check Authorization Form
  4. Fair Credit Reporting Act Disclosure & Authorization

Submit these materials to:
City of Mount Pleasant
Human Resources Department
320 West Broadway Street
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
Phone: 989-779-5314
Fax: 989-779-5317

By email: ** **
(**Please combine multiple documents into a single Word or PDF file before submitting, incomplete documents will not be accepted**)

Interviews are tentatively scheduled for the week of March 22.

The City of Mount Pleasant is an Equal Opportunity Employer