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The Town of Poughkeepsie Recreation Department is hiring for the following positions:

Seasonal Positions:
Camp Health Officer: This work involves implementing a camp safety plan, maintenance of medical files for campers, and assessing and treating campers who sustain medical injuries or illnesses. The incumbent provides and monitors safety and sanitary conditions of campgrounds and maintains daily medical logs. 
Camp Schedule: July 5 - Aug 13, Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Minimum Qualifications: Valid license/certification as an EMT, LPN, RN, Nurse Practitioner, PA, or Physician. 

Groundskeeper: This position is responsible for maintenance of park grounds and equipment. Willingness to work outdoors and perform routine manual work. Some tasks include preparation of ball fields, routine maintenance and repairs of parks, fields, courts, and cleans refuse and debris. 
Minimum Qualifications: Possession of a valid NYS Motor Vehicle Operator's license at time of appointment. 

Camp Counselor: This position is responsible for the supervision and guidance of children at camp with general activities and assists in instruction programs. Work is performed under the supervision of a Camp Director. Activities may include leading sports, crafts, and game activities, motivating and supervising campers, assist in maintaining cleanliness and order of the facility, maintain files and records, responsible for the health and safety of the campers in an assigned group. This is a great summer job to return to throughout high school and college. 
Camp Schedule: July 5 - Aug 13, Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
Minimum Qualifications: Must be at least 16 years of age or older. 

If you are interested in a seasonal position, please fill out the "Seasonal Application" found on our Town of Poughkeepsie website and follow the directions for submission. 
https://www.townofpoughkeepsie.com/human_resources/index.html

Recreation Assistant: This position assists with coordinating activities for senior citizens under the direction of the program Director. Activities include, but are not limited to, crafts, dances, celebrations, special events, and chaperoning trips. The candidate must have the ability to get along well with the senior community as well as other adults. This is a part-time position of up to 20 hours per week, Monday - Friday. 

 If you are interested in a Recreation Assistant position, please fill out the "Town Application" and the "County Application" found on our Town of Poughkeepsie website and follow the directions for submission.
https://www.townofpoughkeepsie.com/human_resources/index.html

Posted 
5/14/21

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