Wednesday , February 1 2023

City of Columbus Careers For Recreation and Parks Aide (Whetstone)

Website City of Columbus

Job Description:

Under general supervision, is responsible for performing a wide variety of unskilled and semi-skilled recreation or parks related activities on a seasonal basis; performs related duties as required.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Distributes and monitors free lunches to eligible participants in a free lunch program;
  • Assists skilled park, forestry, and horticultural personnel in the care of various plants and trees;
  • Sets up equipment and sponsor banner and presents musical groups to audience for outdoor concerts;
  • Informs players of rules concerning dress, conduct or equipment and enforces rules or ejects unruly players or unauthorized persons as necessary;
  • Prepares and/or completes routine records and reports;
  • Performs general grounds cleaning work; picks up debris, such as glass, paper or fallen limbs; rakes leaves or sand traps; pulls weeds; trims and mows grass; digs holes for planting;
  • Coordinates use of recreational facility to prevent players from interfering with one another;
  • Collects personal belongings from swimming pool participants, assigns and places personal belongings in basket in swimming pool basket room, and ensures proper return of personal belongings to participants;
  • Assists with display, scheduling, and promotional functions at an art facility;
  • Distributes, sets up, and collects sports equipment such as volleyball and basketball nets, golf carts and score boards; arranges tables and chairs; inspects sports equipment to identify repair or replacement needs; distributes and collects supplies; takes inventory of supplies and equipment;
  • Acts as a starter for City golf courses; ensures golfers get off first tee in order, golf carts are provided to paying golfers, and faster golfers play through at various holes;
  • Empties trash barrels and charcoal grills; cleans and maintains restrooms;
  • Assists in maintaining athletic fields, playgrounds, and boat docks;
  • Patrols recreational facility to detect theft, fire, vandalism or destruction and reports damages to appropriate authority; inspects facility premises to identify maintenance and repair needs;
  • Acts as attendant at various rented recreational facilities by collecting and verifying user permits, ensuring standards of acceptable conduct, and cleaning and maintaining the facilities; opens and closes recreational facilities at designated times;
  • Assists in making minor repairs to facilities, fixtures, and equipment;

Job Requirements:

  • Possession of a valid motor vehicle operator’s license may be required for some assignments.

Job Qualification:

Job Details:

Company:  City of Columbus

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Columbus, OH, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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