Job Posting: Summer Program Coordinator

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The Town of Hopkinton, Parks and Recreation Department, seeks a Summer Program Coordinator

The Summer Program Coordinator will be responsible for the overall organization and supervision of the Parks and Recreation outdoor summer programs. This will include the management and supervision of Summer Counselors, Lifeguards, and seasonal beach employees. The Coordinator will be responsible for providing a fun, engaging and safe environment for the residents who enroll in the summer activities. Activities will feature a variety of outdoor and indoor summertime activities for kids. The goal is to deliver high quality customer service and grow and retain summer enrollment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Manages counselors and ensures positive participant experience
Prepares daily activity schedules, and ensures counselors implement daily activities
Creates weekly staff schedule to ensure counselor/participant ratio is safe
Ensures safety of participants in daily programs
Organizes field trips and coordinates all logistics
Assists with general duties throughout the day
Coaches counselors with assistance from the Department Head
Assesses individual performance, provides feedback to counselors
Demonstrates positive attitude and actions through courtesy, cooperation, hospitality, sensitivity and professionalism at all times
Qualifications:

Four (4) year college degree and Administrative experience in the recreation field
Experience in the development and delivery of programs and activities for summer recreation activities
Physical ability and endurance to be outdoors all day participating in programs while supervising staff
Ability to work collaboratively with a large group of counselors to ensure the enhancement of programs

Hourly Pay Range: $18 - $24, depending on qualifications

Internal/External Applicants: To be considered for this vacancy, please submit the required Application for Employment to hr@hopkintonma.gov no later than 4:30 pm, Monday, June 18, 2018. While the preferred method of application is through e-mail or online, applications will also be accepted via walk-in at: Human Resources Department, 80 South Street. The Town of Hopkinton is an equal opportunity employer.