You are adventurous and creative and will enjoy coordinating and creating recreation opportunities for Oglebay, and for daily guests at Oglebay; while supervising staff and adhering to budget expectations.
Operate Schenk Lake facility
Oversee operation of Aerial Challenge Course
Oversee current hiking trails and design new trails
Interview, hire, schedule and train employees within various departments
Order food and supplies for refreshment stands
Assist in planning budgets
Ensure clean and orderly activity areas
Coordinate the creation of biking trails and upon completion oversee the maintenance of trails
Create recreation programs for guests of the resort and daily visitors to enjoy
Supervise and set up special events
Work with other Operations Managers
Provide customer service to visiting guests
Individual will be a self-starter, self-motivated and have the ability to prioritize effectively; and be expected to work on average 50 hours per week
Responsible for growing overall parks & recreation without losing sight of existing programs and facilities
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in Parks, Recreation or Tourism from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires a Valid Driver's License; CPR/AED Certification (Certification can be provided by Commission) The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.
Join the staff at Oglebay & Wheeling Park and enjoy a beautiful work environment with friendly, professional co-workers; flexible schedules perfect for teenagers, college students, adults and seniors; full and part time positions available for entry level or career advancement opportunities or for supplemental income; competitive compensation plus free and/or discounted rates for you and your depe...ndents for the various amenities throughout both parks including golf, swimming, tennis, skiing, the zoo, museums, seven specialty shops and more!