Wellness & Recreation Center Coordinator of Operations
Georgia Gwinnett College
August 30, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
The Wellness and Recreation Center Coordinator of Operations is responsible for assisting with the day to day operations of the Wellness and Recreation Center. The Coordinator is directly responsible for the area of Aquatics which includes the supervision, management, and training of the Aquatics Staff. The daily operations include, but are not limited to opening and closing the facility, ensuring the safety of the patrons that utilize the facility, and the supervision of the interns, student employees, and patrons that frequent the facility. The Coordinator position reports directly to the Assistant Director of Operations.
Foster student development and leadership skills for a staff of 40-50 part-time student employees
Assist with the coordination of hiring, training, scheduling, and evaluation of student employees and/or interns working within the Wellness & Recreation Center
Supervise, manage, and train the aquatics staff, as well as directly oversee the Aquatics Area
Complete biweekly time-card approval for student staff of 10-20 student lifeguards
Provide evening supervisory coverage of the Wellness & Recreation Center and its student staff
Ensure that student staff maintain current American Heart Association First Aid and CPR Certifications and lifeguards maintain current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certifications
Assist with the design, planning, and implementation of fitness programming that will encourage safe and enjoyable participation for a broad range of students, faculty, and staff
Work closely with the Assistant Director of Operations to ensure that daily cleaning and maintenance issues are being addressed in a satisfactory manner
Regularly perform risk management audits of the facility
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor's in Recreation, Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or related field required
At least 1 year of experience working in a wellness, recreation or physical education setting
Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor, First Aid, & CPR Certifications or ability to obtain certification within 6 months
Minimum of 2 years’ experience assisting with the management and operation of a campus recreational sports facility?
Current American Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, & CPR Instructor Certification
Current CPO Certification
Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation and credit check if applicable to the position, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or religion. Georgia is an open records state.
Position may require local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and equipment. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations.
About Georgia Gwinnett College
Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is the 31st member of the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. With a current enrollment of over 12,000 students, enrollment is projected to exceed 13,000 students in 2017, including both residential and commuter students. GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 850,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.