20 Mar 2024

Full Time Aquatics Operations Specialist II

City of Charlottesville – Posted by Falleckv Charlottesville, VA 22902

Job Description

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Note: This job opportunity is advertised with a closing date of “Continuous.” If interested in being considered, an application should be submitted as soon as possible. Applications will be evaluated on a continuous basis. Interviews will be conducted as soon as possible during the recruitment with candidates who are best qualified. Applications may no longer be considered once a candidate to fill the position is identified. This job announcement will close when the position(s) have been filled and may close at any time.

TO APPLY: to view the complete job information and to apply, visit our employment website listed. Applications are only accepted online through the City of Charlottesville employment page and must be submitted prior to the listed closing date and time. Click here to apply online!

The Charlottesville Parks and Recreation Department is seeking a qualified candidate to be considered for the position of Aquatics Operations Specialist II who is highly motivated and who strives for success by demonstrating Charlottesville’s Core Values of Leadership, Trust, Creativity, Respect, and Excellence.

The preferred hiring range for this position is between between $20.20 – $26.08 an hour ($42,016.00 – $54,246.40 Annually).
Hiring Bonus: one-time hiring bonus of $2,000.   
Starting offer is based on applicable education, experience, and internal equity. This is a full-time, non-exempt, position which provides excellent benefits including 13 paid holidays plus 1 floating holiday, paid vacation and sick leave, health insurance options with employer contribution, employer-paid life insurance, City’s retirement options, gym membership reimbursement (up to $34 a month), tuition reimbursement (up to $3,000 per fiscal year), and continuing education/training opportunities. 

  • For a general summary of benefits offered by the City, please visit https://www.charlottesville.gov/1047/Employee-Benefits.
  • The City of Charlottesville manages its own retirement system and does not participate in VRS; however, the City has a Portability Agreement with VRS and there are certain provisions that must be met. If questions pertaining to the Portability Agreement, please contact the City’s Benefits Administrator at 434-970-3462.

The Aquatics Operations Specialist II is responsible for the routine operations and programs at City Aquatic recreation facilities and programs. Oversight over the daily operations of recreational facilities and recreational programs (which may include but is not limited to maintaining adequate inventory levels, ordering supplies for the facility, reserving facilities for events, etc.), which includes two year-round indoor aquatics facilities and two seasonal outdoor pools and assisting with coordination and scheduling of facility staff. Performs other duties as assigned.

Under limited supervision, manages multiple programs at multiple locations. May supervise the work of subordinate staff, which may include voluntary, temporary and benefited staff on a day or project basis (which may include but is not limited to training new hires and supervising staff at assigned facilities). Reports to an Operations Specialist III or IV or a Management Specialist.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in recreation, park management, therapeutic recreation or closely related field.
  • Two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in park or recreation services related work, as applicable to the position.
  • Requires a valid Virginia driver’s license. (To view our driving eligibility requirements, visit https://www.charlottesville.gov/faq.aspx?qid=166).

The City of Charlottesville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Values Diversity at All Levels of its Workforce.

How to Apply

TO APPLY: to view the complete job information and to apply, visit our employment website listed. Applications are only accepted online through the City of Charlottesville employment page and must be submitted prior to the listed closing date and time. Click here to apply online! Or use the following URL: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/charlottesville/jobs/4405812/aquatics-operations-specialist-ii 

Job Categories: Aquatic Facility Management. Job Types: Full Time. Job Tags: #Aquatics and Operations. Salaries: 40,000 - 60,000.

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