For doers and makers seeking a well-rounded community, Hickory is a bridge between Asheville and Charlotte at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains along Interstate 40, where a collective spirit of craftsmanship strengthens any endeavor with detail, artistry and quality.Hickory, North Carolina, is a three-time All-America City on the Catawba River approximately one hour east of Asheville and one hour north of Charlotte. More than 40,000 residents call Hickory their home and Hickory is the hub of a 350,000 metropolitan area. Hickory has outstanding school systems, seven recreation facilities, two libraries, several golf courses, theaters, art museums, and eighteen gorgeous parks. Beautiful Lake Hickory is over 4,000 acres and has many public access areas. Please check out Hickory at [Register to View] .Check out [Register to View] for a web portal all about Hickory and the surrounding areas and what makes Hickory a "Well Crafted" City.
*Part Time Position*
This position will assist with the daily operations of various recreation centers to include control desk, programming, special events, customer service, cleaning duties and maintenance/upkeep of the facility. The preferred applicant will have experience working in a recreation center, working with a diverse population and possess a 2-year degree in Parks and Recreation or a related field with 2 years of experience or a combination of education or related work experience.
Primary duty hours will vary between 5:45 am - 9:00 pm Monday-Thursday, Friday 5:45 am-6:00 pm and Saturday from 8:45 am-1:00 pm. However, additional duty hours may be required depending on need of the department.
Minimum age of 21. Must possess a valid Class "C" driver's license from NC. Must possess a High School Diploma or GED.