News Flash

Parks and Rec News

Posted on: October 2, 2020

The Recreation Division is hiring!

Rec hiring

Recreation Programmer II/Before & After Care
Parks, Recreation & Facilities Department-
RECREATION PROGRAMMER II/BEFORE AND AFTER CARE RECREATION Permanent, year-round, Part-Time (35 hours/week) position - Before School Program Schedule: 6:45– 8:30 a.m. (M-F); After School Program Schedule: 12:30/1:30 – 5:30 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and 11:30 am/12:30 – 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. Must have excellent customer service experience and enjoy working with children. Successful candidates must possess a valid Class C driver’s license and have a clean driving record. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal background check. Pay rate starting at $17.42/hour. Accepting applications until vacancy is filled.
Accepting applications/resumes 10/1/2020 through 10/30/2020.

Recreation Programmer II/Community Center
Parks, Recreation & Facilities Department-
Permanent, Part-Time, 35 hours/week position - Varied schedule to include working an after school recreation program, community center programming and site rentals. Experience with basketball and summer camps preferred. Must have excellent customer service experience and enjoy working with people of all ages. Successful candidates must possess a valid Class C driver’s license and have a clean driving record and must pass a criminal conviction background check. Pay rate starting at $17.42/hour. Accepting applications until vacancy is filled.
Accepting applications/resumes 10/1/2020 through 10/30/2020.

Rec Programmer-On Call - Before/After Bell Program
Parks, Recreation & Facilities Department-
Now to June, 2021 - 5-17 hours per week - Before School Program Schedule: 7:00a.m. – 8:30 a.m. (M-F); After School Program Schedule: 12:30 – 5:30 p.m., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and 7:00a.m. – 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays (slight variations in hours and schedules is possible due to staggered start and end times of the Portland Elementary Schools) - Must have experience and enjoy working with children and have knowledge of various sports/leisure activities for youngsters. Candidates must possess a valid class C driver’s license and have a clean driving record. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal background check. $14.83/hour. Accepting applications until all vacancies are filled.
Accepting applications/resumes 9/18/2020 through 10/30/2020.


Recreation Programmer-On-Call
Parks, Recreation & Facilities Department-Troubh Ice Arena
The Ice Arena operates 7 days a week – Flexible work schedule to include evenings, weekends and holidays. This position includes all duties typically associated with an ice arena such as resurfacing, skate sharpening, general maintenance and cleaning. Candidates must possess excellent customer service skills. Prior ice arena experience preferred. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal background check. $16.95/hour. Will accept applications until all vacancies are filled.
Accepting applications/resumes 8/6/2020 through 10/30/2020.

Lifeguards - On Call
Parks, Recreation & Facilities-
Applications are being accepted for on-call lifeguard positions. Various shifts available including mornings, days, afternoons, evenings and weekends. All Red Cross certifications must be current and must attach copies of certifications to your application. Experience working with preschool children and youth is desirable. Offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a satisfactory criminal conviction background check. Starting pay range: $13.00 – $15.00/hour. Will accept applications until all vacancies are filled.
Accepting applications/resumes 9/25/2020 through 10/30/2020.


The City of Portland is strongly committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Apply online at the City’s website at: www.portlandmaine.gov/jobs, or send cover letter and resume to:


City of Portland

Human Resources Office

389 Congress St., Room 115

Portland, ME 04101

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Parks and Rec News

Riverside Grill

Riverside Grill Now Open

Posted on: October 21, 2020
Beds

PARKS UPDATE

Posted on: October 21, 2020
Aquatics October 2020

Check out our Fall Aquatic Offerings!

Posted on: October 19, 2020
Volunteer

Volunteer for local parks!

Posted on: August 25, 2020