PROGRAM LEAD (Seasonal, part-time)


Description :
PROGRAM LEAD (Seasonal, part-time)

Primary Duties:
Under the supervision of the Recreation Program Coordinator and the Program Supervisor(when applicable), the Season Summer Program Lead is responsible for planning, creating, organizing, and actively participating and leading playground activities for children 4 years old and up. Actively assists in the supervision of youth day trips and enforcement of all regulations pertaining to the health and safety of all participants. Creating a safe and enjoyable summer experience for all youth. Ability to work outside most of the time and adaptability to changing environments is expected.

Required Qualifications:    
High School graduate or equivalent plus some college/professional work related to this position. Experience working with youth and dealing with behaviors. Knowledge of arts and craft activities, active sports and engagement activities, and first aid training a plus.

Length of Employment:  May – August 2020.

Hours:    32 - 38 hours per week, typically 8:30 am - 4:00 pm with unpaid lunch.

Wage Range:    $12.00 - $15.00 per hour.

Contact :
Application Procedure:    
City applications are available at the Columbia Heights Recreation Department at 530 Mill Street NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421, by downloading from or by calling (763) 706-3730. A City application MUST be completed and returned to the Columbia Heights Recreation Department  at 530 Mill Street NE, Columbia Heights, MN 55421 or

Required: Employment Application
Job Posting: Program Lead

Closing Date:
Priority deadline is Friday, March 27, 2020 by 4:30 pm. Applications accepted until all positions have been filled.

The City of Columbia Heights does not discriminate on the basis of
disability in employment or the provision of services.

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled