GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB

Center City District is hiring for Seasonal Part-time Positions to oversee positive experiences and activities in Dilworth and Sister Cities Parks. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Overseeing play at the fountain; 
  • Providing exceptional customer service;
  • Assuring adherence to park rules and regulations are followed including following guidelines and cleaning practices issued by the CDC;
  • Performing light maintenance such as litter removal, keeping fountain, pond, and garden areas tidy, and skimming debris from pond as needed; 
  • Reporting problems immediately;
  • Working events under the direct supervision of a fulltime CCD employee.


These are the essential functions of the position; other duties may be assigned.  Incumbents may be required to follow any additional related instructions, acquire job related skills and perform other work as required.  

Qualified candidates must have:

  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred;
  • Be 18 years or older;
  • Have a minimum of two (2) years’ work experience or six (6) months experience as Park Attendant or related field, Customer Service experience, preferred.


SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to work outdoors in the elements;
  • Ability to give excellent customer service;
  • Ability to work nontraditional hours, a flexible schedule that will and/or include early evening and weekend hours, holidays are included;
  • Ability to communicate effectively and politely.
  • Well organized and disciplined.
  • Ability to take the initiative when necessary.
  • Ability to respond calmly to an emergency situation.

 

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES & REGISTRATION:

  • Must have the ability to pass First Aid/CPR certification course.


ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to pass a background investigation including criminal history and child abuse clearance, reference check, and physical and drug screenings;
  • Required to wear a uniform shirt or other required attire.


Pay Rate: $13.75 per hour

To apply, please download and complete the CCD Employment Application [PDF | 529 KB] then email it and your resume to jobs@centercityphila.org.

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