With internship positions there is the possibility of housing being provided by the county. Those interested in Customer Service positions please reach out to Rec Center Manager Craig Boegner (email@example.com). Those interested in Youth Summer Camp positions please reach out to Program Manager Meghan Spaulding (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Customer Service Representative
Answers phone calls; greets walk in customers; responds to various inquiries about programs.
Sets up and breaks down program equipment; monitors the activities of the gym and multi-purposes rooms.
Assists with minor maintenance and repair tasks throughout the facility; cleans lobby and recreation areas.
Orders, receives, and distributes supplies and equipment; maintains office supply storage areas.
Accesses department files; locates information for customers, staff, local agencies, and others as authorizes.
Supports the relationship between the Teton County staff and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with visitors and County staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and County information; performs other duties as required or assigned.
Youth Camp Intern
Meets with staff and distributes assignments and tasks; creates monthly calendars for program placement; plans and prepares daily activities; gathers necessary supplies.
Maintains records of program participation and attendance for assigned group; contacts participants or parents to verify absences as necessary.
Distributes daily activity supplies; monitors participants; oversees and participates in various activities throughout the day; enforces rules and safety procedures
Oversees participant check-in and check-out; participates in facility set-up and clean-up.
May coordinate programs with outside agencies and organizations.
Supports the relationship between the Teton County staff and the general public.
CPR and First Aid Certification or willingness to obtain
Microsoft Office and other specialized recreation management software
Ability to work nights and weekends as required
Additional Salary Information: Pay for internship positions are $14/hr. Hiring range for Full Time Customer Service position is $16.79 - $17.64/hr.
About Teton County Parks and Recreation
ABOUT TETON COUNTY/JACKSONTeton County/Jackson is located in western Wyoming and is a gateway community to Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park and Bridger-Teton National Forest. Teton County is over 76,000 acres, of which 97% is federally owned. Tourism is the driving force of the local economy, and sales tax is the primary funding source for local government services. Approximately 65% of the sales tax base come from visitors. Teton County has approximately 25,000 residents, of which 8,000 of those are in the town of Jackson. Jackson is the only incorporated town within Teton County. A significant number of the residents in Teton County are second homeowners. According to the 2012 Teton County/Jackson Comprehensive plan, the common values of community character are ecosystem stewardship; growth management; and quality of life.Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation Department operates as a County agency under a Joint Powers Agreement between the town and county. Department Funding is split between the County at 55% and the Town at 45% based upon the 2010 Census on residential population distribution. The department also partners with the Teton County Sc...hool district through a shared facility use agreement.The department has (11) eleven developed parks comprising 60 acres and (4) four undeveloped parks comprising 89 acres; a 40,000 square foot recreation center with a gymnasium, multi-purpose/aerobics room, 8-lane lap pool, leisure pool, splash down pool/slide tower, therapy pool, hot tub, steam room and sauna; 65 miles of paved multimodal pathways; and management of approximately 1,000 acres of BLM Snake River Recreation parcels. Through the school district agreement, the department has management and maintenance responsibilities of 11 athletic fields comprising 18 acres. In November of 2019 the voters of Teton County approved 22 million dollars in funding to expand the Recreation Center to include the addition of: 7,000 sf third gymnasium; 200 yd elevated walking/running track; 6,000 sf indoor climbing gym; 3,800 sf multi-purpose fitness studios; 3,800 sf cardio studios; 600 sf health consultation rooms, 1,000 sf drop-in daycare; 800 sf multi-purpose/birthday party room; 600 sf classroom; 800sf study lounge; 8,600 outdoor zero-depth splash pad; 1,000 sf outdoor bouldering; and 1,000 sf outdoor playground.