Current Openings

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION
 
The Blue Mountain Recreation Commission is now accepting applications for the following positions:

Part-time Summer Year Positions:

Application deadline for summer positions - Tuesday, March 17th, 2020 by 4:00 p.m.  Please return your application to the Recreation Office by mail, fax or email.

 

  • PLAYGROUND LEADERS: Incoming high school seniors, college students and/or graduates are encouraged to apply. Educational courses or experience working with children ages 7-15 a plus. This is a fun 8-week outdoor program running Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (June 8-July 31). Tentatively, playground sites include Orwigsburg, Cressona and Deer Lake. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Jason Boris at jboris@bluemountainrec.com.

     

  • LITTLE EAGLES DAY CAMP STAFF: High school diploma (18+), college students and/or graduates are encouraged to apply. Educational courses or experience working with children a plus. This is a 10-week program for children who have completed Kindergarten through 5th Grade running Monday through Friday (June 8-August 14-tentative) with varied shifts taking place between 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Opportunities will exist for positions in this program to continue into the 2020 school year if desired. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Melissa Kull at mkull@bluemountainrec.com.

 

  • SUMMER OFFICE ASSISTANT:  This is a seasonal part-time position over the summer months.  Job duties would include:  assisting with general office duties, answering phones, ticket sales, program and class registrations, and assist the Recreation staff with any other duties asked.  Working hours are M, Tu, W, F 8a-4p & Th 10a-6p.  Applicant should have computer knowledge.

   

  • LIFEGUARDS: Are you interested in making a difference in the community? We are currently searching for seasonal summer positions. Indoor and outdoor positions available for the Middle School and Cressona Pools. Must be 15 years old and certified in Lifeguarding, C.P.R. and First Aid.

 

  • SWIM LESSON INSTRUCTORS (WSI): Are you interested in teaching kids a life skill? Must possess the ability to swim all 4 stokes, be 15 years old. W.S.I. certification preferred but not required. Mornings &/or Evenings at the Middle School Pool/Cressona Pool.

   

  • CRESSONA POOL CONCESSION STAFF WORKER: At least 16 years old and have working papers. Experience preferred, but not required.

 
Part-time School Year Positions:

  • GYM ATTENDANTS: East/West/Cressona- Beginning in the late Fall /Early Winter – Individuals are responsible for the supervision of open gym activities and recreation programs. Hours are 5:45pm-9pm Monday-Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings 8am-2pm. All interested parties should contact Johnathan White at jwhite@bluemountainrec.com for more information.
     

  • CHILD CARE STAFF:  Before and After Care Staff at BME-East and BME-West (beginning the 2019-2020 school year) - A Degree in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, or other Human Services Field preferred, but not required. Hours of Before Care are 6:10am-8:30am and hours of After Care are 3:10pm-6pm. All interested parties should email Melissa Kull at mkull@bluemountainrec.com  for more information. 

  • LIFEGUARDS: Are you interested in making a difference in the community?  We are currently searching for school year positions.  Indoor positions available for the Middle School Pool. Must be 15 years old and certified in Lifeguarding.  We have evening shifts during the week as well as weekend hours on Saturday and Sunday.  All interested parties should contact Johnathan White at jwhite@bluemountainrec.com for more information.
     

  • SWIM LESSON INSTRUCTORSAre you interested in teaching kids a life skill?  Must possess the ability to swim all 4 stokes, be 15 years old. W.S.I. certification preferred but not required.  Saturday Mornings at the Middle School Pool.  All interested parties should contact Johnathan White at jwhite@bluemountainrec.com for more information.
     

  • PROGRAM INSTRUCTORS (Seasonal):  Do you have training or skills you can teach to others?  Exercise, Dance, Crafts, Computers, Language, etc.

     

The Blue Mountain Recreation Commission is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Care Provider. Applications are available at the Recreation Office, High School Office and on our website.  Please print the application fill out and return to the Recreation Commission.

Visit

669 Red Dale Road

Orwigsburg, PA 17961

Call

P:  570-366-1190

F:  570-366-4928

Hours of Operation

School Year Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Summer Office Hours (6/3/19 - 8/23/19)

Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri:   8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Thursday:  8:00 am to 6:00 pm

A community partnership:

Auburn Borough, Cressona Borough, Deer Lake Borough, East Brunswick Township, New Ringgold Borough, North Manheim Township, Orwigsburg Borough, Wayne Township, West Brunswick Township & Blue Mountain School District

It is the major objective of the Blue Mountain Recreation Commission to extend to the greatest number of people throughout the Blue Mountain area, regardless of age, sex, race, handicap, skill level or financial status, the most varied recreational activities that are practical to originate and conduct.