Recreation Specialist - Summit Fitness & Recreation Center

Temple, TX, USA Req #75
Friday, May 7, 2021

Ready to Start Your Career with the City of Temple?

Assists in the daily operations at Summit Recreation Center. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, supervise staff, interact with a diverse population of people, keep records, maintain equipment and be creative in problem solving and program development.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities
  • When necessary, serves as Manager on Duty at Summit Recreation Center
  • Supervises, coaches, and redirects part time and seasonal staff including lifeguards
  • Works directly with customers in resolving customer care issues
  • Develops, conducts and supervises programs and events for all ages
  • Manages concession and store sales operations and secure inventory 
  • Maintains essential records, prepares reports for inventory, participation, and membership 
  • Works as part of a team in overseeing outdoor pool and indoor jacuzzi chemicals and daily operations
  • Assists in the hiring of part-time staff and contract instructors
  • Develops and coordinates facility marketing pieces in partnership with Marketing and Communications department 
  • Provides facility tours to prospective members, onboards new members and participates in retention efforts 
  • Ensures the Summit Recreation Center’s three key constant focus areas are met: 1) outstanding customer service to all who visit 2) regular focus on facility cleanliness and overall curb appeal 3) regular focus on ensuring all physical equipment (ex: weight and cardio machines) and offerings/amenities (ex: saunas and hot tubs) are functional and in good order
  • Accepts, receives and collect payments
  • Demonstrates full knowledge of desk operations and trains new staff. 
  • Oversees equipment inventory and property assets
  • Makes recommendations that impact the program budget.
  • Ensures City financial policies, procedures, and safety guidelines followed
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • One year of personal or professional experience in a fitness environment or related field
Preferred Qualifications
  • Degree with related course work in Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Business or work experience in Parks and Recreation
  • Experience in the proper use of exercise equipment and trends
  • Bilingual in English & Spanish
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations 
  • Valid driver’s license
  • CPR/AED certification preferred 
  • Certified Pool Operator license within 6 months of hire date
Thank you for your interest in the position.  Please note only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $15.45
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  • Temple, TX, USA