Job: Wellness & Recreation Center Coordinator of Operations

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Wellness & Recreation Center Coordinator of Operations

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Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC)
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043

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Job Description and Requirements

The Wellness and Recreation Center Coordinator of Operations is responsible for assisting with the day to day operations of the Wellness and Recreation Center. The Coordinator is directly responsible for the area of Aquatics which includes the supervision, management, and training of the Aquatics Staff. The daily operations include, but are not limited to opening and closing the facility, ensuring the safety of the patrons that utilize the facility, and the supervision of the interns, student employees, and patrons that frequent the facility. The Coordinator position reports directly to the Assistant Director of Operations.

Foster student development and leadership skills for a staff of 40-50 part-time student employees
Assist with the coordination of hiring, training, scheduling, and evaluation of student employees and/or interns working within the Wellness & Recreation Center
Supervise, manage, and train the aquatics staff, as well as directly oversee the Aquatics Area
Complete biweekly time-card approval for student staff of 10-20 student lifeguards
Provide evening supervisory coverage of the Wellness & Recreation Center and its student staff
Ensure that student staff maintain current American Heart Association First Aid and CPR Certifications and lifeguards maintain current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certifications
Assist with the design, planning, and implementation of fitness programming that will encourage safe and enjoyable participation for a broad range of students, faculty, and staff
Work closely with the Assistant Director of Operations to ensure that daily cleaning and maintenance issues are being addressed in a satisfactory manner
Regularly perform risk management audits of the facility
Other duties as assigned

Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's in Recreation, Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or related field required
At least 1 year of experience working in a wellness, recreation or physical education setting
Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor, First Aid, & CPR Certifications or ability to obtain certification within 6 months

Preferred Qualifications:
Minimum of 2 years' experience assisting with the management and operation of a campus recreational sports facility?
Current American Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, & CPR Instructor Certification
Current CPO Certification

Employment Type

Full Time


Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC)

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[posted Sep 28, 2018]

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