Employment

Full Time Position

New Position Added (August 27, 2014)

Custodian (Saluda Shoals Park)

Essential Job Functions

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is looking for a high energy, enthusiastic and dependable individual to work in a beautiful environmental park at Saluda Shoals.  Under regular supervision, this individual will perform routine custodial work in the facilities and park grounds; ensuring a safe, pleasant environment for staff and the public. These duties include but not limited to buffing, polishing, stripping and refinishing floors; vacuuming and cleaning carpets; sweeping and mopping floors; cleaning and sanitizing restrooms; removing trash, and dusting and polishing office furniture. Additionally, this position requires set-up and tear down of activity rooms for classes, meetings and special events as instructed; moves and rearranges furniture and equipment as needed.

Physical Requirements: Tasks involve the ability to exert moderate, though not constant physical effort, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling, and which involves the lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of moderate weight (up to 20 pounds), and occasionally heavier items (up to 50 pounds).

This position is a full-time position at Saluda Shoals Park.  The schedule is 37.5 - 40 hours per week; including Saturdays and requires some flexibility. The salary range for this position is $23,298-$34,947.  If you would like to apply for this position, please submit your resume and/or application to Saluda Shoals Park, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212, attention Eve Mittendorf or email to emittendorf @icrc.net.

 

Part Time Positions

New position(s) added August 27, 2014

 

Meal Site Supervisor (Seven Oaks Park)

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is currently hiring an enthusiastic and dependable part time meal site supervisor for older adults at Seven Oaks Park. This employee supervises and programs daily activities, which include exercise, arts/crafts, education, holiday events, trips, speakers, and snacks.  Additionally, this employee is responsible for paperwork related to reports completed for Federal and State Funding.  Schedule includes 20 - 25 hours per week. Current salary range: $8.00 - $12.00.  Strong people skills, initiative skills, and office and record keeping skills preferred. Please apply at Seven Oaks Park, Crooked Creek Park or Saluda Shoals Park. Resumes can be mailed to Julie Strauss, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or email to jstrauss@icrc.net.

Team Leader (Athletics - all three parks)

ICRC is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable part-time team leaders working in athletics at Seven Oaks Park, Crooked Creek Park and Saluda Shoals Park East (SSP East – spring 2015). This employee will make game-time decisions regarding field conditions and equipment, ensure all officials and scorekeepers are present and work closely with full-time athletic staff to develop and foster youth and/or adult athletic programs.  In addition, this employee provides rule interpretation in the absence of full-time athletic staff and is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations of athletic facilities.  This employee is also responsible for supervising part-time staff, volunteers and communicating with the public as well as monitoring activities in a variety of areas. This employee will help to promote and encourage fair play, good sportsmanship, and ethical standards of conduct both on and off the field.  Additionally, this employee is responsible for facility and public safety and requires independent thinking, good judgment, and excellent communication skills. Salary Range: $10-$15 per hour. Normal Work Hours: Evening and Weekends.  If you are interested, please forward your resume to Julie Strauss at jstrauss@icrc.net or complete an application and submit to the administration office at Saluda Shoals Park, Attn: Julie Strauss, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212.

Bus Drivers

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is currently hiring part-time bus drivers to transport children to Seven Oaks Park afterschool program during the 2014-2015 academic year. Approx. 10-15 hours a week. Competitive wages. Candidates are required to have a current CDL. Please apply at Seven Oaks Park, Crooked Creek Park or Saluda Shoals Park. Resumes can be mailed to Julie Strauss, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC, 29212 or emailed to jstrauss@icrc.net.

Therapeutic Recreation Part-time Staff (Seven Oaks Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for its Therapeutic Recreation program at Seven Oaks Park.  Staff will be part of an evening program that focuses on life skills management and education for adults with disabilities. Must be available Tues-Thurs, 3:30-8:30 P.M. Must have South Carolina Driver’s License and be comfortable driving an agency vehicle. Experience with people with mental and/or physical disabilities, special education or recreation is preferred. Competitive salaries. Please apply at Crooked Creek Park, Saluda Shoals Park or Seven Oaks Park. Resumes may be mailed to Therapeutic Recreation Coordinator, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or email jokeefe@icrc.net.

Therapeutic Recreation Afterschool Counselor (Crooked Creek Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for its Afternoon Adventures program at Crooked Creek Park.  Must be available Mon-Fri, 2:30-6:30 P.M and some half days and in-service days.  Experience with people with mental and/or physical disabilities, special education or recreation is preferred.  Salary range: $8.25-$10.00 per hour. If you are interested, please notify Jordan O’Keefe at (803)213-1194 or email jokeefe@icrc.net.

Recreational Attendant (Saluda Shoals Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for part-time recreational attendant positions at Saluda Shoals Park. Responsibilities include: safety of park visitors, knowledgeable of various recreational opportunities within the park, the ability to teach responsible use of various equipment; handles sales of various recreational activities (canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, challenge course, horseback riding, splash pad), good cash handling & record keeping skills, strong people skills. Must be reliable and able to work evenings and weekends. Competitive salaries. Send resume or application to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or send by email to jstrauss@icrc.net.

 

Contract Opportunities

Fishing Camp Instructor

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking an independent contractor to provide instruction for youth fishing camps during the summer. Instructors must have a high level of enthusiasm and professionalism; instruct individuals of all ages and skill levels; and willingness to have fun with students in a safe learning environment. Camps are scheduled for Seven Oaks Park/Irmo (August 4-8) and Crooked Creek Park/Chapin (June 9-13, July 14-19, July 28-August 1, and August 11-15). If you are interested, please notify Dena Long at (803)772-3336 or email dlong@icrc.net.

Certified Fitness Instructors

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking an independent contractor at Seven Oaks Park to design personal training programs for clients and monitor client training sessions. Trainers must have a high level of enthusiasm, instruct individuals of all ages and skill levels, maintain a high level of professionalism and be a certified fitness instructor. If you are interested, please notify Dena Long at (803)772-3336 or email dlong@icrc.net.

Music Instructors

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking an independent contractor to provide piano and/or guitar lessons for students at our Seven Oaks Park facility in Columbia, SC. Instructors must have a high level of enthusiasm; instruct individuals of all ages in piano lessons and maintain a high level of professionalism and willingness to have fun with students in a safe learning environment. If you are interested, please notify Dena Long at (803)772-3336 or email dlong@icrc.net.

Piano Instructors

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking an independent contractor to provide piano lessons for students at our Crooked Creek Park facility in Chapin, SC.  Instructors must have a high level of enthusiasm; instruct individuals of all ages in piano lessons and maintain a high level of professionalism and willingness to have fun with students in a safe learning environment. If you are interested, please notify Jennifer Riddle at (803)345-8107 or email jriddle@icrc.net.

Athletic Officials

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is actively seeking umpires for our baseball program. We are reviewing contract opportunities with new umpires, experienced umpires, and returning umpires. Apart from the monetary benefit, umpiring provides a fun way to stay fit and healthy while participating in community sports. Umpiring suits all ages and actively encourages males and females to join the team...we’d love to hear from you.  As part of your contract, ICRC will offer umpire training. If interested, please contact Ashley Smith at 213.2012 or email at asmith@icrc.net.