OPEN POSITION---PARKS & RECREATION PROGRAM ASSISTANT

    TOWN OF COVENTRY  seeks a Parks & Recreation Program Assistant

     

    The Recreation Program Assistant position supports and assists with classes, registrations, and special events logistics and set-up. The assistant provides excellent customer service in person and over the phone while providing information to the general public and assisting in business practices.

     

    Must have knowledge of athletic programs and event management for youth and adults and

    strong skills in verbal and written communication, Microsoft Office applications, and basic office procedures. 

     

    Successful candidate will:

    Adapt easily to changing assignments, have a positive attitude, and be social media savvy. 

     

    Possess a high school diploma or equivalent, at least one year experience working in sports management, education, recreation, leisure services, or related fields and one year experience in an administrative support position. 

     

    Possess a valid RI Driver’s License

     

    Will have the ability to work courteously and effectively with staff, volunteers, and residents.

     

     

     

    Salary:  $19.91 per hour. 

     

    Send letter of application and resume Human Resources, 1670 Flat River Road, Coventry, RI  02816 or hr@coventryri.org on or before February 16, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.