City of Bonner Springs Parks, Recreation & Tourism
January 11, 2018
Bonner Springs, Kansas
Starting at 9.00
Seasonal - Internship
Overview: Bonner Springs Parks & Recreation provides paid internship opportunities each year to qualified Parks & Recreation major students. This internship allows students to bridge the gap between classroom theory and practice. Interns will get hands on experience in the Parks & Recreation field as well as gain a general knowledge of how the Bonner Springs Parks & Recreation Department operates. Interns will work at least 480 hours or 12 consecutive weeks during the summer season (May-August).
General Responsibilities/Learning Opportunities:
Work behind the scenes to learn planning, budgeting and staff management of recreation programs and special events as well as leading assigned programs.
Operate Parks and Recreation Registration Software, to register patrons and manage rosters.
Provide a high quality of customer service to patrons.
Examples of Responsibilities for Summer Intern:
Plan and work special events.
Escort Senior and Summer Camp trips.
Learn operations of pool, summer camp, and maintenance.
Currently enrolled in collegiate coursework relating to Parks & Recreation.
Weekend and evening availability, ability to work independently and self-motivated.
Interested candidates should contact Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation by e-mailing an application, resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Interested candidates must also fill out a City of Bonner Springs application. Candidates will be interviewed and if chosen, hired as a City of Bonner Springs employee for duration of internship.
About City of Bonner Springs Parks, Recreation & Tourism
Welcome to Bonner Springs!
Our "playground of attractions" is often surprising to the thousands of visitors who travel to this small suburban city nestled among the rolling hills and trees along the Kansas River. We invite you to spend a day, or night, with us to experience the small-town charm and big city attractions that we have to offer. Located on the western edge of the Kansas City metropo...litan area. Bonner Springs is a convenient place to stay, is easy to find on I-70 Exit 224 and provides great access to local and metro-wide attractions.
Bonner Springs is home to some of the best attractions in the Kansas City area. When visiting, take in the sounds of musical artists at Providence Medical Center Amphitheater, watch marble-making at the Moon Marble Company, step back in time at the Kansas City Renaissance Festival, zip line through the trees at Adventure Zip KC, play a round of golf at Sunflower Hills Golf Course, experience our nation's farming heritage at The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame, learn about Native American history at the Wyandotte County Museum and visit our downtown boutiques and specialty retail stores.
The Kansas Speedway, Legends Outlets Kansas City, Schlitterbahn Water Park, Hollywood Casino and much more are located in Kansas City, Kansas just minutes from Bonner Springs.
Let beautiful Bonner Springs be the center of your next travel experience. Come early, stay late. We look forward to seeing you!