2018 Summer Employment
Blowing Rock Parks and Recreation is looking for motivated, energetic, customer service oriented people to become involved in our summer recreation programs. If you’re looking for part-time or full-time employment for the summer, and like to be outside and active, we have positions for you! All positions may be applied for at http://www.townofblowingrocknc.gov/how-do-i/job-posts-list. There will very likely be multiple people hired for each position. Please call 828-295-5222 for more information regarding these positions.
Lifeguard – Lifeguard, CPR, & First Aid Certification will be offered free of charge to those who are hired. Those who the Town certifies will be required to work for Blowing Rock Parks & Recreation for the entire summer. If they do not, they will have to reimburse the Town for the cost of the certification. Part-time and full-time positions are available. Weekend and evening work required. If not already certified, mandatory certification class dates will be May 11th, 12th, 14th, 15th, 17th, 18th, and 20th. Application is due by Friday, March 16th.
Summer Camp Counselor - This position will start June 18th and end August 10th. Mandatory training will take place June 11th-15th. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: planning and implementing daily activities for the assigned age group and ensuring safety of campers during activities. This is a very active position. Full-time position. Application is due by Friday, March 16th.
Park Attendant- This position will start the first weekend in May and run through the end of October. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: cleaning restrooms, picking up trash, and overseeing the park. Weekend and evening work required. Part-time and full-time positions available. Application is due by Friday, March 16th.