Employment

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Part Time Positions & Independent Contractor Opportunities

Therapeutic Recreation Soccer Coaches

Crooked Creek Park is seeking patient and fun-loving staff for our soccer team for people with special needs.  No soccer experience necessary, but experience with children is preferred.  Must be available Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:45-7:00pm through May 4th.  Salary range: $8.00-$10.00/ hour.   Please contact Jordan O’Keefe at 213-1194 or jokeefe@icrc.net, or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Athletics Field Supervisor - Irmo and Chapin

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission has part-time opportunities for athletic field supervisors in the Irmo and Chapin areas of the district.  Duties include opening concessions, closing and cleaning concessions, getting games started in a timely fashion, filling in for officials, rules interpretation, crowd control, maintaining facilities as required, program and activity preparation, filling out accident reports, and anything else deemed necessary. This position is responsible for facility and public safety and requires independent thinking, good judgment, and excellent communication skills.  Knowledge in sports turf maintenance (ball field maintenance) is a plus. Approximately 20-25 hours per week; scheduled shifts include weekends.  Hourly pay range:  $8.00-$12.00. Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212 Attn: employment manager or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Facility Aide (part-time) – Saluda Shoals Park

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission has part-time opportunities for facility aides/attendants at Saluda Shoals Park.  Must be at least 21 years old and have a valid driver’s license.  Duties include visitor and facility safety, good public relations skills, set-up and tear-down of events/functions, following and communicating policies, park patrol, monitoring, closing and securing of facilities, providing park information, and collecting fees. Good computer skills required and the ability to work independently. Approximately 20-25 hours per week; scheduled shifts include weekends and evenings.  Hourly pay range:  $7.35-$11.00. Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212 Attn: employment manager or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Front Desk Position (part-time) - Saluda Shoals Park

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for the part-time front desk at Saluda Shoals Park East tennis courts.  Responsibilities include greeting and assisting guest with court rentals, park information, customer inquiries, and sales, as well as assisting staff with daily activities in support of park operations.  This staff member will receive and route incoming calls in a courteous manner; collect and enter fees and other payments into computer software or as directed.  Must have experience in administrative, customer service or the retail industry. Approximately 20-25 hours per week; part-time shifts include Mon - Fri during the day as well as evening and weekend shifts.  Salary range is $7.35 - $11.00 per hour depending on experience.  Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212 Attn: employment manager or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Therapeutic Recreation Afterschool Staff

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for its Therapeutic Recreation program.  Staff will be part of an afterschool program that focuses on inclusive socialization in a warm, nurturing environment for students ages 4 to 21.  Must be available Monday-Friday, 2:00-6:30pm.  Must have South Carolina Driver’s License and be comfortable driving an agency vehicle. Experience with people with intellectual, behavioral and/or physical disabilities, special education or recreation is preferred. Competitive salaries. Please apply at Crooked Creek Park, Saluda Shoals Park or Seven Oaks Park. Resumes may be mailed to Therapeutic Recreation Coordinator, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or complete online at http://www.icrc.net/employment-application or email jokeefe@icrc.net.

Therapeutic Recreation Part-time Athletic Staff

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for its Therapeutic Recreation athletic programs.  Staff are needed to lead our athletic programs for people with special needs at Seven Oaks Park and/ or Crooked Creek Park.  ICRC will host a soccer team at Seven Oaks Park and a track & field team at Crooked Creek Park, February-April 2016.  Must be available Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-7:30pm.  Experience with people with mental and/or physical disabilities, special education or recreation is preferred. Salary range: $8.50-$10.50 per hour. Please apply at Crooked Creek Park, Saluda Shoals Park or Seven Oaks Park. Resumes may be mailed to Therapeutic Recreation Coordinator, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or complete online at http://www.icrc.net/employment-application or email jokeefe@icrc.net.

Maintenance Staff

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is hiring part-time maintenance staff at Saluda Shoals, Seven Oaks and Crooked Creek Parks.  Responsibilities include: general upkeep of the park facilities using light equipment for day to day grounds and building maintenance; may include some carpentry repair, ball field maintenance, equipment maintenance and park custodial duties. Successful candidate must be reliable and must possess a valid SC driver’s license.  Salary Range:  $7.35 - $11.00 per hour. Please apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.  Resumes or applications can be mailed to Eve Mittendorf, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212.

Senior Services Position

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is currently hiring an enthusiastic and dependable part time senior service staff member working with older adults at our Crooked Creek Park in Chapin.  This position is responsible for implementing programs, daily activities, which may include exercise, arts/crafts, education, holiday events, trips, speakers, and snacks.  Additionally, this employee is responsible for paperwork related to reports completed for Federal and State Funding.  Schedule includes 15-20 hours per week. Current salary range: $8.00 - $12.00.  Strong people skills, initiative skills, and office and record keeping skills preferred. Please apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Front Desk Staff – Crooked Creek Park and Seven Oaks Park

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for part-time front desk staff at Crooked Creek and Seven Oaks Parks. Responsibilities include assisting receptionist with daily activities including a variety of duties in support of effective and efficient park operations.  Greets and assists office/park visitors; receives, screens and routes incoming calls in a courteous manner; collects, receipts and enters fees and other payments for deposit into computer software or as directed.

Experience in administrative, customer service or retail industries. Approximately 20-25 hours per week.  Salary range is $7.35 - $11.00 per hour depending on experience.  Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212, or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Afterschool Safari Camp

(Seven Oaks Park, Crooked Creek Park, Oak Pointe Elementary and Ballentine Elementary)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking fun and dependable staff for its afterschool programs in the Irmo and Chapin areas.  Must be available Mon - Fri, 2-6 P.M.  Experience in childcare, education or recreation preferred.  $7.35-$11.00 per hour based on experience.  Please apply at Crooked Creek Park, Saluda Shoals Park or Seven Oaks Park.  Resumes may be mailed to Afterschool Coordinator, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Therapeutic Recreation Part-time Staff (Seven Oaks Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for its Therapeutic Recreation program at Seven Oaks Park.  Staff will be part of an evening program that focuses on life skills management and education for adults with disabilities. Must be available Tues-Thurs, 3:30-8:30 P.M. Must have South Carolina Driver’s License and be comfortable driving an agency vehicle. Experience with people with mental and/or physical disabilities, special education or recreation is preferred. Competitive salaries. Please apply at Crooked Creek Park, Saluda Shoals Park or Seven Oaks Park. Resumes may be mailed to Therapeutic Recreation Coordinator, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or email jokeefe@icrc.net apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application..

Recreational Attendant (Saluda Shoals Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for part-time recreational attendant positions at Saluda Shoals Park. Responsibilities include: safety of park visitors, knowledgeable of various recreational opportunities within the park, the ability to teach responsible use of various equipment; handles sales of various recreational activities (canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, challenge course, horseback riding, splash pad), good cash handling & record keeping skills, strong people skills. Must be reliable and able to work evenings and weekends. Competitive salaries. Send resume or application to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application..

Part-time Financial Clerk - Seven Oaks Park

15- 20 hours per week                  

Financial Clerk: This position is responsible for basic bookkeeping and clerical duties; interacting, communicating and providing assistance to customers; ensuring the billing and collection functions are completed, accurate record keeping, independent thinking, good judgement and excellent computer skills.

Job Duties Include:

  • Daily collection and assignment of weekly payments for the Afternoon Safari and Summer Safari at Seven Oaks Park
  • Weekly Invoicing and collection of overdue balances
  • Assist Safari Program Assistant with Data entry for SC Voucher program as needed
  • Create weekly rosters for Assistant Site Supervisor
  • Collect payments for pizza days, create roster, and order pizza
  • Other office duties as assigned
  • Create and maintain documentation for all assigned projects including parts lists, vendor information, and maintenance/operation procedures where necessary. Maintain detailed records and write reports as needed
  • Support general ICRC operations through participation in meetings as appropriate.
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements Include:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Advanced knowledge in Excel Spreadsheets
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Critical Thinking – good use of logic in understanding and solving problems
  • The ability to work well with others
  • Self-starter – takes the initiative to identify & drive improvement

Send resume or application to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

 

Contract Opportunities

Certified Senior Fitness Instructor (Crooked Creek Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is looking to contract a senior fitness instructor with a high level of enthusiasm.  This individual will plan and supervise high quality group fitness classes for active older adults and maintain a high level of professionalism and willingness to have fun with students in a safe learning environment. A certification specializing in senior fitness is required or a combination of a group fitness certification and experience working with seniors.  Please contact Jennifer Riddle at 803.345.8107 or complete an application online at http://www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Athletic Officials

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is actively seeking referees and umpires for all of our youth sports programs. We are reviewing contract opportunities with new, experienced, and returning referees/umpires. Apart from the monetary benefit, umpiring provides a fun way to stay fit and healthy while participating in community sports. Umpiring suits all ages and actively encourages males and females to join the team...we’d love to hear from you.  As part of your contract, ICRC will offer umpire training. If interested, please contact Paul Atkerson at 345-8104 or email at patkerson@icrc.net.