Position Information

Apr 25, 2022

May 25, 2022


Job Description: 

Do you want to utilize your organizational skills, customer service skills, and passion for sports in a youth athletics league setting? If so, the City of Harrisonburg Parks and Recreation Department's Recreation Aide - Athletics may be the right job for you! The Recreation Aide within the Athletics Division is a year-round part-time position (no benefits) with a preferred hiring range of $12.76 -$14.67 per hour. The ideal candidate for this position will exhibit exemplary customer service while performing a variety of duties within the Parks and Recreation Department's Athletics Division, including general assistance with the athletic league. Some experience serving as a recreational aide or group leader is preferred but not required. As a Recreation Aide in the Athletics Division, you will:

  • Assist with the implementation of a variety of athletic, recreation, playground, and day camp activities, programs, services, and events, including enforcement of program, facility and activity rules and regulations.
  • Receive visitors.
  • Respond to questions and provide information related to Parks and Recreation programs and activities.
  • Process payments, registrations, rentals, and transactions.
  • Assist with facilities preparation for programs and events, including cleaning and maintenance of facilities and equipment.
  • Open and close the recreation facility, as needed.


Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Availability in the evenings and on some weekends.
  • View the physical requirements for this position on the City's website.

How to apply:

Applications will be accepted on the City's website (https://www.harrisonburgva.gov/employment) until a suitable pool of candidates is received. The first review of applications is expected to begin by April 29, 2022. This position may close at any time after 10 calendar days. (posted on the City's website on 04/20/2022). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or veteran status. The City of Harrisonburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

$12.76 - $14.67 per hour

Hours per week

Specific hours

Duration of position
Year-Round, Part-Time

Employer Information

Chase Martin




409 S. Main Street, Harrisonburg, VA, 22801

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