City of Wichita Falls Recreation Leader/Day Camp - Summer in Wichita Falls, Texas
The purpose of this position is to organize instruct and lead a variety of recreational activities at a youth day camp. This is accomplished by receiving training from supervisors. Demonstrating and leading Day Camp participants in a variety of recreational activities such as games, sports, arts & crafts, etc. Other duties include monitoring campers for over heating, illness or injury. Insuring activities and facilities are completely safe. Notifying supervisor of equipment or maintenance needs. Confers with supervisor on a daily basis. Individuals previously employed in this position may be given preferential hiring.
Work requires knowledge necessary to understand basic operational, technical, or office processes. Level of knowledge equivalent to four years of high school or equivalency.
Under and including one year
Work requires the occasional direction of helpers, assistants, seasonal employees, interns, volunteers or temporary employees.
Human Collaboration Skills
Work may require providing advice to others outside direct reporting relationships on specific problems or general policies. Contacts may require the consideration of different points of view to reach agreement. Elements of persuasion may be necessary to gain cooperation and acceptance of ideas.
Freedom to Act
Receives Direction – The employee normally performs the duty assignment after receiving general instructions as to methods, procedures, and desired results. There is some opportunity for discretion when making selections among a few, easily identifiable choices. The assignment is usually reviewed upon completion.
Basic – Work requires the use of standard technical skills appropriate to the work environment of the organization.
This position has budgetary responsibility.
Intermediate – Ability to read papers, periodicals, journals, manuals, dictionaries, thesauruses, and encyclopedias. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in high school up to college. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
Basic – Ability to perform the four basic arithmetic operations. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study
Basic – Ability to write simple sentences containing subject, verb, and object, and/or series of numbers, names, and addresses. Ordinarily, such education is obtained in elementary school up to high school. However, it may be obtained from experience and self-study.
Certification & Other Requirements
Position Number: E3122N
Working Job Title: Recreation Leader/Day Camp - Summer
Advertised Salary: 12.693
Beginning Hourly: 12.693
Position Type: Temporary Full Time
Driver's License: No
Posting Date: 02/23/2018
Essential Function: Maintain discipline and order: Maintain proper discipline by enforcing rules and policies. Issue equipment and insure area is picked up and all equipment is stored when finished. Insure children are kept in proper groups to maintain safety. Administer first aide if necessary. Confer with supervisor daily of equipment needs, hazardous conditions, discipline problems or program problems. Make suggestions for new activities.
Physical strength for this position: M
Standing: Communicating with co-workers, Observing work duties, Observing work site, Making presentations
Standing Frequency: F
Fine Dexterity: None
Fine Dexterity Frequency: N
Walking: To other departments/offices/office equipment, Around work site
Walking Frequency: C
Lifting: Supplies, Equipment, Files
Lifting Frequency: F
Carrying: Supplies, Equipment, Files
Carrying Frequency: O
Sitting: Desk Work, Meetings
Sitting Frequency: R
Reaching: For supplies and files
Reaching Frequency: O
Handling Frequency: R
Kneeling: Filing in lowerdrawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground
Kneeling Frequency: O
Crawling Frequency: N
Pushing/Pulling: File drawers, Tables and chairs, Equipment
Pushing/Pulling Frequency: O
Climbing: Stairs, Ladder, Step stool, Onto Equipment
Climbing Frequency: R
Vision: Reading, Computer Screen, Observing worksite
Vision Frequency: C
Foot Controls: Driving, Operating heavy equipment
Foot Controls Frequency: R
Balancing: On Ladder, on step stool, on equpment
Balancing Frequency: O
Bending: Filing in lower drawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground, Making repairs
Bending Frequency: F
Crouching: Filing in lower drawers, Retrieving items from lower shelves/ground
Crouching Frequency: F
Hearing: Communicating via telephone/radio, to co-workers/public, listening to equipment
Hearing Frequency: C
Twisting: From computer to telephone, Getting inside vehicle
Twisting Frequency: F
Talking: Communicating via telephone/radio, to co-workers/public
Talking Frequency: C
Other (specified if applicable): None
Other Frequency: N
Machines, Tools, Equipment, Software, and Hardware:Computers, printers and related software, copier, fax machine, check signing equipment.: Recreation games and activity equipment, hand tools, First Aid Kit.
Extreme Temperatures: D
Respiratory Hazards: N
Noise and Vibration: N
Physical Hazards: N
Mechanical Hazards: R
Chemical Hazards: N
Electrical Hazards: N
Fire Hazards: N
Communicable Diseases: N
Physical Danger or Abuse: N
Other Health and Safety Factor: None
Protective Equipment Required: None
Time Pressure: O
Frequent Change of Tasks: F
Performing Multiple Tasks Simultaneously: O
Tedious or Exacting Work: R
Noisy/Distracting Environment: O
Emergency Situation: O
Irregular Work Schedule/Overtime: O
Working Closely with Others as Part of a Team: F
Other (see below): N
Other Non-Physical Demand: None
Primary Work Location: Outdoors