Description :

Position Summary:
Under the supervision of the Recreation Director and Recreation Program Coordinator, the Recreation Intern is responsible for supervising, developing, implementing, and evaluating a wide variety of summer recreation programs and activities. The Recreation Intern assists with activity registration, facility scheduling, and activity promotion. The Recreation Intern must attend all seasonal staff trainings and may serve as a substitute seasonal staff member as needed. The Recreation Intern also provides general administrative support for the Recreation Department as a whole.

Minimum Qualifications:    
Must be a student in a Recreation curriculum or related field of study.  Must have adequate knowledge and experience working with recreation programs and activities. Must be proficient in general office computers and equipment, including Microsoft Office programs.  Must demonstrate strong problem solving abilities and techniques. Must be professional, and be able to work well with others and independently.
Wage Range:    $12.00 per hour.

Duration:    May through August, or as college requires.

Hours:    Typically Monday - Friday from 8am – 4pm. Hours may include occasional nights and weekends as programs dictate.

Contact :
Application Procedure:    
To be considered for this position, please submit a completed City application, cover letter, and resume to the Administrative Assistant – Human Resources at: City of Columbia Heights, 590 40th Avenue NE, Columbia Heights, MN  55421, no later than 4:30 p.m., Monday, February 25, 2019. City applications may be obtained from the City Hall information window, by download at, or by calling (763) 706-3606. If a City application is not completely filled out, the Applicant will not be considered for this position.

Required:  Employment Application
Job Posting: Recreation Intern

Selection Procedure:
Applicants will be evaluated based on the criteria as follows:
50%  Qualifications, Experience and Proficiencies Rating
50%  Oral Interview

Closing Date:    Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m.,  Monday, February 25, 2019

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

Deadline for Applying : Feb 25, 2019 04:30 PM