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EMPLOYMENT

The Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District is currently accepting applications for the following positions:


Assistant Swim Coach - Seaside Swim Team

POSTED: Friday, August 25, 2017

Job Description: Contact Coach Mike Kadi, MKadi@sunsetempire.com

The Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District is looking for energetic candidates, to assist the Head Coach in conducting all swim team practices. Seaside Swim Team (SST) is currently applying for entry into USA Swimming and continues to growing membership. The successful candidate will assist in writing, executing and monitoring practices based on participants level of swimming, that promotes the development of each swimmer. Additional responsibilities include, directing swim meets, maintain practice and meet records, communicate effectively with all participants, their parents and volunteers, recruit new participants and volunteers; and communicate effectively & positively and other duties as assigned by Head Coach.

Submit resume, employment application and a cover letter to: 

Mike Kadi, Aquatic Coordinator / Head Coach
Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District
PO BOX 514
Seaside OR 97138

or email application to: MKadi@sunsetempire.com

Term: Part time
Rate of pay: $14.00-$16.00 per hour DOE.
Benefits: Paid sick & vacation leave
Anticipated start date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: Open until filled
Interviews: Selected candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis after enough applications are received, and may be hired pending successful completion of certification or skills assessment.
Questions: Mike Kadi, MKadi@sunsetempire.com  503.738.3311 x 106
Background Check: Must be able to pass a national background check & drug screening


Aquatic Fitness Instructor

POSTED: Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Job Description: Aquatic Fitness Instructor

The Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District is looking for energetic candidates, either currently certified or willing to go through SEPRD's aquatic training program. The successful candidates will be able to perform the following, demonstrate the exercise from the deck when appropriate, communicate directions/ instructions both verbally and by demonstration, observe and correct improper techniques, modify exercises for individual needs; and communicate effectively & positively.

Submit resume, employment application and a cover letter to: 

Justin Smith, Aquatic Manager
Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District
PO BOX 514
Seaside OR 97138

or email application to: jsmith@sunsetempire.com

Term: Part time
Rate of pay: $10.00-$13.00 per hour DOE. Certified: $16.50-$19.50 per hour
Benefits: Paid sick & vacation leave
Anticipated start date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: Open until filled
Interviews: Selected candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis after enough applications are received, and may be hired pending successful completion of certification or skills assessment.
Questions: Justin Smith, jsmith@sunsetempire.com  503.738.3311 x 116
Background Check: Must be able to pass a national background check & drug screening


 Swim Instructor

POSTED: Monday, August 8, 2017

Job Description: Swim Instructor

The Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District is looking for qualified swim instructor candidates, either currently certified through the American Red Cross as a WSI, or with adequate knowledge and experience swimming and teaching. The successful candidates will be able to perform the following, but are not limited to: swim 500 yards without stopping, in 11 minutes or less; tread water consecutively for 2 minutes; demonstrate the skill or stroke being taught; use proper support and manual manipulation techniques; communicate effectively & positively.

Submit resume, employment application and a cover letter to: 

Justin Smith, Aquatic Manager
Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District
PO BOX 514
Seaside OR 97138

or email application to: jsmith@sunsetempire.com

Term: Part time
Rate of pay: $9.50-$13.00 per hour DOE and Certifications
Benefits: Paid sick & vacation leave
Anticipated start date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: Open until filled
Interviews: Selected candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis after enough applications are received, and may be hired pending successful completion of certification or skills assessment.
Questions: Justin Smith, jsmith@sunsetempire.com  503.738.3311 x 116
Background Check: Must be able to pass a national background check & drug screening


Lifeguard

POSTED: Monday, August 8, 2017

Job Description: Lifeguard

The Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District is looking for qualified Lifeguard candidates, either currently certified through the American Red Cross or willing and able to be certified through our certification program. The successful candidates will be able to perform the following, but are not limited to: swim 500 yards without stopping, in 11 minutes or less; swim 50 yards, rescue a victim and exit the deep end without using a ladder; tread water consecutively for 2 minutes; retrieve and surface a 10lb object; perform all lifesaving techniques required by the American Red Cross Lifeguard exam; and communicate effectively & positively.

Submit resume, employment application and a cover letter to: 

Justin Smith, Aquatic Manager
Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District
PO BOX 514
Seaside OR 97138

or email application to: jsmith@sunsetempire.com

Term: Part time
Rate of pay: $10.00-$13.00 per hour DOE and Certifications
Benefits: Paid sick & vacation leave
Anticipated start date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: Open until filled
Interviews: Selected candidates will be interviewed on a rolling basis after enough applications are received, and may be hired pending successful completion of certification or skills assessment.
Questions: Justin Smith, jsmith@sunsetempire.com  503.738.3311 x 116
Background Check: Must be able to pass a national background check & drug screening


YOUTH PROGRAMMING

Love working with children? Come join our Team!

Posted: Thursday, August 17, 2017

Job Description: Youth Recreation Leader

The Sunset Empire Park and Recreation District is looking for energetic, experienced and outgoing team players to join our Youth Staff!  We are currently looking for candidates with prior youth experience or training, but are willing to train successful candidates.  We have 6 positions available to work, part time,  in our after school programs.  Youth Leaders provide leadership and instruction of children in after school activities, such as arts & crafts, pottery, homework assistance, games, snack time and much more!  Youth Leaders are responsible for developing and implementing activities, under the direct supervision of the program coordinators, to provide a fun, educational, positive and safe environment for our program participants, ages 3-14.

Currently looking for:

2 - Youth Leaders for the Middle School After School Progam

2 - Youth Leaders for the 3rd-5th Grade Elementary After School Program

2- Youth Leaders for the Preschool-2nd Grade After School Program 

Submit resume, employment application and a cover letter to:

Shelly Saunders, Youth Programs Manager

Sunset Empire Park and Recreation District

P.O. Box 514 

Seaside, OR 97138

or email application to: ssaunders@sunsetempire.com

Term: Part Time, 15 to 20 hours per week, Monday-Friday afternoons

Rate of Pay: $12.50-$14.00 per hour, DOE

Benefits: Paid sick leave and vacation time

Anticipated start date: September 1, 2017

Closing date: Until filled!

Interviews: All selected candidates will be interviewed by the Youth Programs Manager and Program Coordinators.  Interviews 

will be on a "as received" basis.  

Questions? Please contact Shelly Saunders @ 503.738.3311 extension 125 or email at ssaunders@sunsetempire.com

Background Check: All successful candidates must be able to pass a national background check and drug screening.