Employment

Full Time Positions

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Part Time Positions & Independent Contractor Opportunities

Assistant Safari Site Supervisor (part-time) – Seven Oaks Park

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission has an opening for an Assistant Safari Site Supervisor at Seven Oaks Park. Under direct supervision of the Site Supervisor, the Assistant Site Supervisor aids in managing and directing the afterschool safari site, assists in staff supervision, coordinates implementation of program and special projects, interacts with parents and helps to record/process fees and program files/paperwork. Must have minimum 4 years of summer/afterschool camp management, recreation or education experience. Approximately 20 – 25 hours per week. Salary range is $18 - $22 per hour depending on experience. Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212. Attn:  employment manager or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Facility Aide (part-time) – Saluda Shoals Park

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission has part-time opportunities for facility aides/attendants at Saluda Shoals Park.  Must be at least 21 years old and have a valid driver’s license.  Duties include visitor and facility safety, good public relations skills, set-up and tear-down of events/functions, following and communicating policies, park patrol, monitoring, closing and securing of facilities, providing park information, and collecting fees. Good computer skills required and the ability to work independently. Approximately 20-25 hours per week; scheduled shifts include weekends and evenings.  Hourly pay range:  $7.35-$11.00. Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212 Attn: employment manager or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Front Desk Position (part-time) - Saluda Shoals Park

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for the part-time front desk at Saluda Shoals Park East tennis courts.  Responsibilities include greeting and assisting guest with court rentals, park information, customer inquiries, and sales, as well as assisting staff with daily activities in support of park operations.  This staff member will receive and route incoming calls in a courteous manner; collect and enter fees and other payments into computer software or as directed.  Must have experience in administrative, customer service or the retail industry. Approximately 20-25 hours per week; part-time shifts include Mon - Fri during the day as well as evening and weekend shifts.  Salary range is $7.35 - $11.00 per hour depending on experience.  Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212 Attn: employment manager or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Therapeutic Recreation Afterschool Staff (Crooked Creek Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for its Therapeutic Recreation program at Crooked Creek Park.  Staff will be part of an afterschool program that focuses on inclusive socialization in a warm, nurturing environment for students ages 4 to 21.  Must be available Monday-Friday, 2:00-6:30pm.  Must have South Carolina Driver’s License and be comfortable driving an agency vehicle. Experience with people with intellectual, behavioral 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 complete online at http://www.icrc.net/employment-application or email jokeefe@icrc.net.

Therapeutic Recreation Part-time Athletic Staff

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for its Therapeutic Recreation athletic programs.  Staff are needed to lead our athletic programs for people with special needs at Seven Oaks Park and/ or Crooked Creek Park.  ICRC will host a soccer team at Seven Oaks Park and a track & field team at Crooked Creek Park, February-April 2016.  Must be available Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30-7:30pm.  Experience with people with mental and/or physical disabilities, special education or recreation is preferred. Salary range: $8.50-$10.50 per hour. 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 complete online at http://www.icrc.net/employment-application or email jokeefe@icrc.net.

Bus Drivers

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission (ICRC) is seeking staff who enjoy being part of a safe, fun and enjoyable environment.  ICRC is hiring part-time bus drivers for the Irmo area afternoon safari program.  Responsibilities include transporting patrons in an agency bus in a safe and orderly manner, maintaining a current CDL license, ensuring policies/procedures and safety regulations are followed.  Successful candidates must be reliable and must possess a valid CDL.  Schedule:  Mon-Fri, 2:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.  Salary Range:  $12.50 - $17.50 per hour.  Please apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-applications or mail a resume to Julie Strauss, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212.

Maintenance Staff

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is hiring part-time maintenance staff at Saluda Shoals, Seven Oaks and Crooked Creek Parks.  Responsibilities include: general upkeep of the park facilities using light equipment for day to day grounds and building maintenance; may include some carpentry repair, ball field maintenance, equipment maintenance and park custodial duties. Successful candidate must be reliable and must possess a valid SC driver’s license.  Salary Range:  $7.35 - $11.00 per hour. Please apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.  Resumes or applications can be mailed to Eve Mittendorf, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212.

Recreational Attendant (Seven Oaks Park)

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking a Recreation Attendant to perform fitness room orientations for new members at Seven Oaks Park for $10.20/hour. Applicants must have a high level of enthusiasm, instruct individuals of all ages and skill levels,  and maintain a high level of professionalism. A background in recreation and/or fitness is preferred. If you are interested, please notify Dena Long at (803)772-3336 or email dlong@icrc.net.

Senior Services Position

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is currently hiring an enthusiastic and dependable part time senior service staff member working with older adults at our Crooked Creek Park in Chapin.  This position is responsible for implementing programs, daily activities, which may 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 15-20 hours per week. Current salary range: $8.00 - $12.00.  Strong people skills, initiative skills, and office and record keeping skills preferred. Please apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application or email to jstrauss@icrc.net.

Front Desk Staff – Crooked Creek Park and Seven Oaks Park

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking outgoing, enthusiastic and dependable staff for part-time front desk staff at Crooked Creek and Seven Oaks Parks. Responsibilities include assisting receptionist with daily activities including a variety of duties in support of effective and efficient park operations.  Greets and assists office/park visitors; receives, screens and routes incoming calls in a courteous manner; collects, receipts and enters fees and other payments for deposit into computer software or as directed.

Experience in administrative, customer service or retail industries. Approximately 20-25 hours per week.  Salary range is $7.35 - $11.00 per hour depending on experience.  Please send resume and cover letter to 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC  29212, or email to jstrauss@icrc.net or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Afterschool Safari Camp

(Seven Oaks Park, Crooked Creek Park, Oak Pointe Elementary and Ballentine Elementary)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking fun and dependable staff for its afterschool programs in the Irmo and Chapin areas.  Must be available Mon - Fri, 2-6 P.M.  Experience in childcare, education or recreation preferred.  $7.35-$11.00 per hour based on experience.  Please apply at Crooked Creek Park, Saluda Shoals Park or Seven Oaks Park.  Resumes may be mailed to Afterschool Coordinator, 5605 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29212 or email jstrauss@icrc.net or apply online at www.icrc.net/employment-application.

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.

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

Certified Senior Fitness Instructor (Crooked Creek Park)

The Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is looking to contract a senior fitness instructor with a high level of enthusiasm.  This individual will plan and supervise high quality group fitness classes for active older adults and maintain a high level of professionalism and willingness to have fun with students in a safe learning environment. A certification specializing in senior fitness is required or a combination of a group fitness certification and experience working with seniors.  Please contact Jennifer Riddle at 803.345.8107 or complete an application online at http://www.icrc.net/employment-application.

Certified Senior Fitness Instructor (Seven Oaks Park)

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking an independent contractor to instruct senior fitness classes.  Instructors must have a high level of enthusiasm.  Additionally, instructors will plan and supervise high quality group fitness classes for active older adults and maintain a high level of professionalism and willingness to have fun with students in a safe learning environment. A certification specializing in senior fitness is required or a combination of a group fitness certification and experience working with seniors.  Please contact Dena Long at (803)213-1191, Seven Oaks Park, 200 Leisure Lane, Columbia, SC 29210 or email at dlong@icrc.net.

Certified Tennis Instructor (Seven Oaks Park)

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is seeking an independent contractor at Seven Oaks Park to teach group tennis lessons as well as private lessons. Instructors must have a high level of enthusiasm, instruct individuals of all ages and skill levels, maintain a high level of professionalism, and be certified through a professional tennis association. If you are interested, please notify Dena Long at (803)772-3336 or email dlong@icrc.net.

Certified Fitness Trainer (Seven Oaks Park)

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.

Athletic Officials

Irmo Chapin Recreation Commission is actively seeking referees and umpires for all of our youth sports programs. We are reviewing contract opportunities with new, experienced, and returning referees/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 Paul Atkerson at 345-8104 or email at patkerson@icrc.net.