Parks & Recreation Assistant Full-Time Open Until Filled Job Posting Alleghany County is looking for an energetic and creative professional with a passion for helping others through parks and recreation. The successful candidate will perform responsible professional work in assisting the public with a variety of athletic, senior citizen and community recreation programs in primarily an office setting. This position requires knowledge of parks/facilities and recreation programs including but not limited to, football, basketball, baseball, softball, volleyball, wrestling, cheerleading, senior citizen activities and the ability to answer the public’s questions related to these activities. Positive people skills are essential. Must utilize effective communication both orally and in writing. Responsible for answering and making calls, filing, reports, registrations, processing payments, computer knowledge including MS Word, MS Excel and ability to learn other programs . Minimum requirements includes graduation from high school with some college course work, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in parks and recreation. Possession of a valid appropriate driver's permit issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia. Alleghany County is an equal opportunity employer. Must pass a pre-employment drug and background screening. Full time with excellent benefits. Starting pay: $11.00 per hour For a complete copy of the job description and County application please go to http://www.co.alleghany.va.us/employment/ . Applications should be submitted to Mr. Chad Williams, Director of Parks and Recreation, 9212 Winterberry Avenue, Suite B, Covington, VA 24426.
Minimum requirements includes graduation from high school with some college course work, or an equivalent combination of education and experience in parks and recreation.