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Senior Services Manager - Salary range $56,806-$73,852 per year, open until filled West Bloomfield Parks is seeking a Senior Services Manager to direct and administer services and programs for senior citizens at WB Parks’ Connect Senior Center. This position includes eight paid personal business days and paid Commission Holidays. It also includes health, dental, vision and life insurance as well as, post-employment Health Care Savings Plan of $1,300 per year and a retirement package (if terms/conditions are met). This position is exempt. WB Parks employees are eligible for an annual step increase upon a satisfactory merit review. In summary, this position works with a team of part-time and full-time staff to plan and promote the expansion of short and long-range senior adult services and programs, including the Connect membership program. The Senior Services Manager works with the marketing team to make residents aware of available senior services. The position ensures the cleanliness and preparedness of the facility for daily programs and works with park maintenance staff to resolve any issues. This position manages and develops senior services staff in addition to developing and scheduling volunteers for senior adult programs. View the full job description here.
Bus Driver - $15/hour West Bloomfield Parks is seeking a part-time bus driver. Drivers operate a 14 passenger (or smaller) bus to transport senior and handicapped residents to and from various recreation programs, trips, medical appointments and errands. This position is subject to continuous drug & alcohol screening. The position is part time, averaging 15-18 hours per week during day time hours. Occasionally trips are scheduled in the evenings or weekends; other opportunities may be offered for shifts for special events. View the full job description here.
Customer Service Representative at Connect - $11.50/hour, starting, open until filled West Bloomfield Parks is looking for candidates to fill two part time Customer Service Representative positions at Connect, a West Bloomfield gathering place for those 50 years and older. Part Time Customer Service Representatives (CSRs) perform a variety of clerical tasks in support of the parks and recreation programs and services. Duties include, but are not limited to: answering phone calls in an office setting, assisting individuals in person and over the phone, processing Connect memberships and program registrations, processing facility rental applications, setting up tables and chairs for programs or rentals, writing up cancellation/refund requests, accepting payments/recording receipt of such monies, preparing various documents. Monday and Friday 8am-4:30 shifts available, as well as some evening shifts (approx 4pm-9pm, Thursdays). View the full job description here.
Seasonal Park Maintenance - $13 - $18 per hour The Seasonal Park Maintenance position performs a variety of tasks involved in the general maintenance of park grounds, athletic fields and trails at all park sites throughout the township.
Perform various park maintenance tasks such as mowing grass, pruning or removing trees, blowing leaves, mulching, athletic field grooming, litter and trash removal, landscaping, building and equipment maintenance.
Assist recreation staff with community events.
Perform other ground and building maintenance activities as needed.
Must be professional in appearance.
Adhere to Commission guidelines, policies and procedures.
Lily Pad Springs Assistant Manager - $13 per hour The Lily Pad Springs Assistant Manager(s) performs a variety of tasks in support of the Parks and Recreation Department’s spray park. This position is responsible for assisting the manager in the daily operation of Lily Pad Springs, assisting in interviewing, training and supervising Lily Pad Springs Attendants, assisting with the coordination and execution of staff trainings and assisting attendants with minor problems and arranges for support as needed. Assisting in daily deposits and reporting. In the absence of the manager, manages staff shift changes. View the full description here.
Lily Pad Springs Attendant - $11 per hour The Lily Pad Springs Attendant performs a variety of tasks in support of the Parks and Recreation Department’s Spray Park. This position is responsible for assisting customers by responding to questions, Performing custodial work such as, cleaning counters and office area, cleaning restrooms, replacing paper towel, cleaning spills and accidents as needed, and keeping the spray park amenities clean, safe and debris free. View the full description here.
Camp WB Assistant Manager - $13 per hour Are you ready for an amazing job experience where you make a positive influence in a kid’s life? We are looking for responsible individuals with great leadership skills. Someone who can be a great role model to our campers this summer and help lead our team of counselors. Camp WB is a traditional day camp located at Drake Sports Park. You will help contribute to a memorable camp experience while building great friendships with your peers. This position allows you to grow professionally and gain experience in leadership, communication, time management, problem solving and other skillsets that will translate in any career. Furthermore, you will be part of a team to help facilitate fun and bring out the best in kids. View the full job description here.
Summer Camp Program Assistant Manager - $13 per hour Are you looking for a summer job where you can gain valuable skillsets in multiple areas and where every day brings something new? We are looking for a responsible leader who can work independently and as part of a team. Someone who can thrive in a fast-paced environment, both in an office setting or at Camp. WB Parks offers various camps at different park locations each week for 10 weeks throughout the summer. The Summer Camp Program Assistant Manager will be responsible for assisting with the administration of camp operations. You will have the opportunity to assist in the management of camp personnel, maintain documentation and most importantly enrich the lives of kids. View the full description here.
Camp WB Counselor - $12 per hour This position allows you the opportunity to gain leadership skills, communication skills, interpersonal skills and other skillsets that will translate in any career. Additionally, you will be part of a team to help facilitate fun and bring out the best in kids. To be a Camp WB counselor you will be responsible for the general safety and well-being of campers. A counselor must possess the following qualities: patience, fairness, playfulness, willingness to be empathetic and a great listener. Camp counselors have a deep impact on the campers they lead. It is a position that demands great responsibility and care, but will be one of the most rewarding experiences you’ll ever have. You will be proud of the positive impact you will have each day this summer. View the full description here.
Nature Camp Manager - $15 per hour Do you want a summer full of amazing experiences that will help you in any career field in the future? We are looking for responsible, enthusiastic leaders who will help both counselors and campers have a wonderful summer. You will get to flex your creative muscles while you help plan campers daily activities. Fine-tune your communication skills as you interact with parents, campers, counselors and camp administration. Develop and grow your leadership abilities while you are guiding counselors through the most exciting summer ever. View the full description here.
Nature Camp Counselor - $12 per hour Nature Camp is a traditional day camp with a nature twist. Hiking, canoeing, fishing, and live animal interactions make Nature Camp not only fun to attend but fun to work at. Through these activities you will help contribute to a memorable camp experience while building great friendships with your peers. This position allows you the opportunity to gain leadership skills, communication skills, interpersonal skills and a other skillsets that will translate in any career. Additionally, you will be part of a team to help facilitate fun and bring out the best in children. View the full description here.
Recreation Intern - $10.00 - 10.50 per hour This internship will focus heavily on summer camp programming, but will include many opportunities to experience different aspects of our department. Including hands-on experience in special events, park operations, customer service, marketing, sports management and enrichment programs for seniors, adults and youth. The individual will gain experience in camp operations, communication, leadership, logistical practices, document management, community engagement and enrichment. This internship requires someone that is a responsible leader and can thrive in a fast-paced environment, both in an office setting or at Camp. View the description here.
Marketing Intern - $10.50-$12.50 per hour The Marketing Intern will work closely with the Marketing Manager while learning valuable skills needed in the communications field. Hands-on experience will include website management, social media execution, media relations, brochure design, event management and sponsor acquisition. This position is part time (24 hours/week). View the full description here.