Recreation I, PT – Hersheypark Camping Resort

Website Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts

Job Location: Hersheypark Camping Resort

Hourly Wage: $9.00

Job Description:

The Recreation I position is for applicants with experience in or majoring in Recreation, or a related field. This position is responsible for planning and implementing all recreational activities at Hersheypark Camping Resort.

This is a seasonal position available from May through September with weekend opportunities through October.

This position may provide care, supervision, guidance, or control of children or may have regular, ongoing contact with children that is integral to the responsibilities of the position. As a result, in accordance with Pennsylvania’s Child Protective Services Law, newly hired candidates are required to obtain the following clearances: a report of criminal history from the Pennsylvania State Police (PSP), Child Abuse History Clearance from the Department of Human Services (Child Abuse), and Fingerprint-based federal criminal history submitted through the Pennsylvania State Police or its authorized agent (FBI). Completed clearances are required to be submitted prior to starting employment.

Job Functions:

Planning, promoting and conducting all activities and events such as children & family games, campfire socials, crafts etc.
Creating a monthly activity calendar
Purchasing supplies and equipment
Monitoring of recreation budget to include collecting fees and safekeeping funds
Maintaining and issuing recreational equipment and facilities
Assisting other departments as necessary and other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:

Must be at least 18 years of age
Must have a valid driver’s license

Additional Qualifications:

Experience with or knowledge and strong interest in children and family activities
Guest relations skills and image representative of company standards

Working Conditions:

Physical requirements include complete mobility and good physical conditioning, good hearing and vision, and ability to tolerate heat
Schedule varies according to operational needs, shifts will range between 9AM to 11PM, including evenings, weekends, and holidays

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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