Since 1966, the Parks, Recreation and Community Services staff has worked to make Loudoun County the best it can be. It takes dedication and a commitment to excellence to do what we do. We need the best people working for the residents of Loudoun. People who want to make a difference; people who want to give back; people who want to be at the heart of this county and have a hand in creating our future! If you join our team, you will employ your unique skills to do important and meaningful work critical to the success of both the department and the county as a whole. So #JoinTheFunWithPRCS and become part of the Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services team!
We are currently seeking qualified applicants for a Park Assistant at Franklin Park located in Purcellville, VA. Franklin Park is a regional park located in the western portion of the county offering over 200 acres of recreation and leisure activities such as trails, playgrounds, ponds, athletic facilities and an outdoor pool. As a Park Assistant you will assist with the planning and implementation of a wide variety of fee classes for a diverse population, and supervise program instructors, volunteers and participants. Exercise your creativity while you design flyers and brochures and assist with news releases to local media. With a customer service focus, you will have the opportunity to interact with park users as you assist with class registrations, fee collection, data input and oversee drop-in users, renters and patrons.
Weekly schedule varies and will include weekday, evening, weekend hours and occasional special events/holidays.
Hiring Range: $34,891-$49,823. Recruitment #18-S1-1101. Apply immediately. Visit our on-line employment center at www.loudoun.gov for more information and to apply. EOE
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in recreation, physical education or related field. Prefer 2 years job related work experience, including some supervisory experience. Valid driver's license required. Must have certification in CPR, First Aid and Pool Operators License upon hire or within 45 days of hire. Membership in the VRPS professional organization is beneficial to the position. Certification as a Certified Leisure Professional (CLP) is desired. Criminal background, Child Protective Service, credit and DMV record checks required.
Internal Number: 18-S1-1101
About Loudoun County Government
Loudoun County is located just 25 miles west of Washington D.C. and bordered by the Blue Ridge Mountains and Potomac River. It is one of the fastest growing counties in the nation.