EMPLOYMENT

Berkshire South Regional Community Center is an exciting, innovative, fun, and rewarding place to work. All employees of the Community Center receive membership benefits and discounted programs.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to HR@berkshiresouth.org; pick up an application at the Front Desk; or Click here for Employment Application.

SUMMER POSITIONS:

Skate Park Coordinator

Seeking a person with a passion for skateboarding and experience in management. Ensure safety of park goers, provide guidance for skaters, manage staffing schedule, respond to injuries, and plan activities. Must be at least 20 years of age, have experience in supervision/management, have great customer service skills and hold or obtain certifications in CPR and First Aid. 30 hours per week after June 26.
Park hours: weekends & holidays 3-6p.m., May 6-June 18 & September 2-October 9
Summer hours: 3-9 p.m. daily, June 22-September 1

Skate Park Attendants

Do you love to skate? Are you looking for a fun, outdoor summer job? Apply to work at Memorial Field Skate Park! Be ready to respond to emergencies, prevent injuries, engage in activities with park-goers, enforce rules, and have a great time! Requirements: at least 16 years of age, reliable, able to commit to the full season, and have or obtain CPR and First Aid certifications. Weekend shifts available beginning May 6, with daily shifts beginning in late-June.

Playground Coordinator

Do you love to play games and enjoy working outdoors with children? Looking for a responsible, enthusiastic leader to manage our program scope at the Housatonic Village Playground. In addition to planning and leading activities for all ages and abilities, the playground coordinator manages the staffing schedule and oversees playground safety. Applicants must be at least 20 years of age, have experience working with a wide age-range of children, supervisory/management experience, commit to the full summer, and have or obtain current CPR and First Aid certifications. 30 hours per week, July 1-August 26, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Playground Attendants

Seeking individuals who enjoy working with children and being outdoors to lead activities at the Housatonic Village Playground. The job involves planning and leading activities for children of a wide range of ages and abilities. Applicants must be enthusiastic, responsible, reliable, at least 16 years of age and have or obtain First Aid and CPR certifications. Program runs daily 10:30-4:30 July 1-August 25.

Waterfront Supervisor

Seeking a responsible, experienced lifeguard to manage the day-to-day operations at Lake Mansfield. In addition to lifeguarding, the waterfront coordinator is responsible for staff scheduling and supervision, collecting data and writing reports and  overseeing safe use of the waterfront.

Requirements: at least 20 years old, management/supervision and lifeguarding experience, current certification in Waterfront Lifeguarding/CPR/AED/First Aid. 30 hours per week after June 25, 12 hours per week beginning May 26.
Park Hours: Weekends & Holidays 11:30-5:30, May 26-June 18 & August 30-September 1
Summer Hours: June 23-August 27 11:30-5:30 every day.
Position is available for Lake Mansfield and Garfield.

Waterfront Lifeguards

Spend your summer in the sun! Responsible, reliable lifeguards needed for busy waterfront swimming area. If you enjoy working outdoors beside the water, have good customer service skills and hold a lifeguard certification, this could be the job for you.

Requirements: Age 16 or older with current waterfront lifeguard/CPR/AED/First Aid certification, able to commit to June 23-September 1. Check http://berkshiresouth.org/certifications/ for info on upcoming lifeguard training courses.
Position is available for Lake Mansfield and Garfield.

Center Lifeguards

Seeking certified lifeguards for our indoor pool both during the summer and year-round. Applicants must be at least 16 years old, hold current Lifeguarding/CPR/AED/First Aid certification, have excellent customer service skills and be reliable and responsible.

 Teen Leadership Training Coordinator

Work with students who have completed grades 7-9 in this exciting 6-week program. Lead discussions, plan group games and activities, engage the group in team building activities, and bring students on outdoor excursions and educational field trips. Must have completed at least 2 years of college, have management experience, have at least one year of experience working with this age group, hold current CPR & First Aid certifications, and be able to commit to the full program: July 13-August 11. Lifeguard and Wilderness First Aid certification a plus.

 Teen Leadership Training Assistants

Support the TLT Coordinator in leading students who have completed grades 7-9. Help lead discussions, run group games and activities, engage the group in team building activities, bring the students on outdoor excursions and educational field trips. Must have completed at least one year of college, have at least 3 months of experience with this age group, hold current CPR & First Aid certifications, and be able to commit to the full program: July 3-August 11. Lifeguard and/or Wilderness First Aid certification a plus.

Learn To Lead Coordinator

Work with students who have completed grades 5 & 6 in this exciting 4-week program. Lead discussions, plan group games and activities, engage the group in team building activities, and bring students on outdoor excursions and educational field trips. Must have completed at least 2 years of college, have management experience, have at least one year of experience working with this age group, hold current CPR & First Aid certifications, and be able to commit to the full program: July 10-August 4. Lifeguard and Wilderness First Aid certification a plus.

Learn to Lead Assistant

Support the L2L Coordinator in leading students who have completed grades 5 & 6 in this program. Help lead discussions, run group games and activities, engage the group in team building activities, bring the students on outdoor excursions and educational field trips. Must have completed at least one year of college, have at least 3 months of experience with this age group, hold current CPR & First Aid certifications, and be able to commit to the full program: July 10-August 4. Lifeguard and/or Wilderness First Aid certification a plus.

Assistant Preschool Teachers & Preschool Substitute Teachers

Flexible summer and school-year hours available for individuals who have experience with 3 and 4 year olds at Sunshine Preschool. Part and full day positions available for teachers who will provide a nurturing and educational environment in our classrooms. Requirements include experience with this age group, at least 18 years of age, and hold or obtain CPR and First Aid certifications.

Summer Camp Counselors

Action Adventures Day Camp at Berkshire South is seeking motivated, enthusiastic, responsible, adventurous, fun camp counselors! At camp, each week is a different theme and counselors work together to develop age-appropriate activities to support the theme, provide guidance to campers ages 5-13, lead and participate in projects, active games, hikes, swimming, team building and more! Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, have experience in working with school-age children, be available for the length of the program (June 26- September 1) and have or obtain First Aid and CPR certifications.