The Village of Algonquin, IL

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Now Hiring: Guest Services (Pool)

CLOSING DATE: Open until position(s) are filled

STARTING RATE: $13.00/hour or D.O.Q.

HOURS PER WEEK: Part Time/Seasonal, but may be scheduled for up to 40 hours per week, including nights and weekends.

The Village of Algonquin is seeking Guest Services staff for the upcoming summer pool season. This part-time, seasonal position is responsible for a high-level of customer service, money management, and facility/patron safety to assist in the promotion of a safe, family facility.  This position will be responsible admissions, phone calls, registrations, concessions, and assisting in administering first aid as needed.  The season runs from Memorial Day through Labor Day; training begins mid-May.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education: High School Degree (or in process). Computer and financial training, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid, and Automated External Defibrillator (AED), or equivalent certifications is required (prior to start of pool season).  Must be a minimum of 15 years of age.

Skills: Strong communication and problem solving skills along with the ability to communicate instructions in a professional and enthusiastic manner. Must have strong interpersonal skills and work well with the public and other staff either in-person, over the telephone, or via email. Ability to establish a positive rapport by using tact and discretion with guests, as well as staff.  Must display a high degree of emotional maturity while keeping difficult situations in proper perspective.  Experience with computers and customer service is a plus.

CPR and First Aid will be provided on specific dates and must be attended in order to work.  Successful completion of all training is mandatory for the position.

TO APPLY: Interested candidates are required to complete and submit a Village of Algonquin employment application.  Completed applications can be mailed/dropped off to: Village of Algonquin, Attn: Human Resources, 2200 Harnish Drive, Algonquin, IL  60102 or emailed to HR@algonquin.org.  Please, no phone calls.

The Village is an EOE employer.