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Current Job Opportunities at the Catskill Recreation Center


Recreational and Fitness Programmer

This candidate should have demonstrated experience in planning and facilitating recreational programs as well as teaching physical education classes.  The successful candidate will be able to work with and plan classes and programs for all ages of people.  The primary focus is in developing the Aquatics department, but it is not limited only to planning programs for Aquatics.

Aquatic Staff Manager

This individual would be responsible for supervising the lifeguards, scheduling lifeguard shifts, training lifeguards,  and cultivating a team atmosphere within the aquatic staff.  This position would also include ensuring that all Department of Health safety requirements are being met, such as making sure all lifeguard certifications are up to date.   This person would also be responsible for keeping the pool and deck clean and safe for the patrons.  Lifeguarding is also a key responsibility for this candidate.

Swim Instructors

Swimming instructors must be at least 16 years of age and swim proficiently. Successful candidates must also demonstrate patience while working with children or adults and must hold an American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification.

Lifeguards needed

The CRC is looking for friendly, responsible, team players who have a current Lifeguard, with CPR for the Professional Rescuer certifications.  Candidates must be sixteen years of age.

Administrative Assistance

Successful candidates must have computer skills, fluency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and be able to learn/ use our membership program (EZ Facility).  They also need to have great organizational skills, be problem solvers, love fitness, and are friendly and able to work with all kinds of people.

  • Human resource/staff management Skills a plus

Experience in any of the following:  grant writing, special event planning, QuickBooks, Accounting

  • Must be willing to work early mornings (5:30 AM) and weekend shifts.

If you are interested in any of these positions or would like to receive more information regarding employment opportunities, please contact Human Resources at: 845-586-6250 or e-mail us here.

Downloadable Application

You may also download, print, and complete the employment application and mail it to the Catskill Recreation Center, ATTN: Human Resources, 651 County Highway 38, Arkville, NY, 12406.