- High School Diploma or GED
- First Aid Certification
- CPR Certification
- Customer Service
- LEED Certification
About Our Job
These positions will be located at Carla Madison Recreation Center. This state-of-the-art, 70,000 square-foot LEED Gold certified facility is located on the corner of Josephine St. and Colfax Ave in the heart of Denver, Colorado. The center includes an eight-lane lap pool,
leisure pool, gymnasium, fitness areas, community gathering spaces, classrooms, dog park, kid watch center and other outdoor amenities. Carla Madison Recreation Center is a highly active, mixed generational, and multicultural center that had nearly 500,000 in its first year.
The key responsibilities of the Gym Attendant at Carla Madison Recreation Center are:
Creating and maintaining a safe and enjoyable environment within the gymnasium and fitness areas serving as a liaison between the
facility and users
Promoting safety and enthusiasm for the use of Carla Madison Recreation Center by exhibiting superior customer service skills
Inspecting gymnasium and fitness area equipment; ensuring proper documentation, reporting and follow through with necessary
repairs or maintenance
Teach, instruct and/or facilitate after school programs such as, but not limited to: 3-on-3 basketball, climbing, dance, gym games
Set up and break down small to large equipment for programs and games
Assists in the organization and administration of special events or programs in the gymnasium and fitness areas
Ensures fair and equitable use of gymnasium and fitness centers for all participants and recreation center users
Other related duties as assigned
We are looking for candidates with a passion and interest in recreation and fitness. Our ideal candidate will possess superior customer service skills and an inclination towards ensuring safety. Additionally, our ideal candidate will possess all or a combination of the following:
Experience ensuring efficient and safe operations within a recreation or fitness center
Experience demonstrating and facilitating proper use of light to heavy fitness/gym equipment
Experience instructing after school programs or games
Current possession of a CPR/First Aid Certification
Current possession of a Personal Training Certificate from a nationally recognized organization
We realize that your time is valuable, so please do not apply unless you meet the following minimum qualifications:
Education: Graduation from high school or the possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate.
Experience: One (1) year of experience in assisting in the operation and instruction of organized recreation activities.
Licensure(s)/Certifications: Requires certification in CPR/First Aid within 6 months of hire.
Equivalency: Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements. Licenses and certifications must be kept current as a condition of employment.
About Everything Else
CA2583 Recreation Instructor
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Pay Range $14.74 - $21.52
Parks and Recreation
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