Revised – Open Until Filled
Aquatics Operations Coordinator
The City of Kettering’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department is looking for an experienced and staff-oriented aquatics enthusiast to fill the Regular Part-time position of Aquatic Operations Coordinator for the Kettering Recreation Complex (KRC). This position is responsible for the supervision of the day-to day-operations of the KRC main pool, spa and Adventure Reef Water Park under the general direction of the Aquatics Supervisor.
The Aquatic Operations Coordinator is responsible for coordinating and scheduling the staff to ensure safe operations in the main pool and water park; assisting with the recruitment, selection, orientation, training and development of staff. This position is also responsible for supervising management, lifeguard and water park staff to ensure day-to-day operations; developing and maintaining staff incentive/recognition programs to increase staff retention; informing the Aquatics Supervisor of any suggested policy changes, public opinions and/or suggestions. Additional responsibilities include coordinating staff in-services in conjunction with the full-time Aquatics Supervisor; communicating operational updates with all KRC staff; completing monthly reports; attending meetings as required; and maintaining an overall clean appearance within the department.
The ideal candidate will have an aquatic background with emphasis on staff-related items, possess strong organizational and written communication skills, will be self-motivated with strong leadership qualities and be a team player with strong initiative. Must have an enthusiastic approach to management and enjoy working with people of all ages. Lifeguard, First Aid and CPR certifications required. AFO or CPO certification preferred. Must be able to work early mornings, weeknights and weekends throughout the year.
Pay range $16.70 to $22.16 per hour. Entry rate is contingent upon candidate’s related skills, knowledge and abilities. Benefits include prorated sick leave, vacation leave and holiday pay.
Candidates with related training and experience who are interested in this opportunity, should submit a resume and cover letter to: Director of Human Resources, Kettering Government Center, 3600 Shroyer Rd., Kettering, OH 45429 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Office hours are 8AM-5PM, M-F. Visit www.ketteringoh.org for more information about this position, the City of Kettering and the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department.
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