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. EOE.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to HR@berkshiresouth.org; pick up an application at the Front Desk at 15 Crissey Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230; or Click Here for Employment Application  

Custodian (part time)

Facility Custodian: Seeking part time facilities staff. Looking to fill P/T position, 12-18 hours/wk. Shifts specifically on weekdays 6-10 p.m. and weekends with additional hours available at varying times. Duties include detailed cleaning/custodial, grounds, room set-ups & light maintenance. Must be able to lift 50lbs, multi-task, work w/ minimal supervision, be professional & reliable. Please submit application at Berkshire South, 15 Crissey Road, Gt. Barrington. EOE

Stay and Play Caregiver

Berkshire South is hiring a loving individual to work in Stay and Play two hours every Monday-Friday morning. Take care of the little ones while parents take advantage of Berkshire South’s many fitness and community opportunities. Contact Amanda for details HR@berkshiresouth.org EOE

Camp Counselors and Middle School Group Coordinators 

Action Adventures Day Camp, and Camp StepUp are seeking camp counselors and middle school group coordinators ages 17+ to have fun with kids ages 5-14!

Individuals must love kids and be available Monday-Friday. Camp staff are responsible for the general safety, development, growth and fun for each camper in their small group. Join us at Berkshire South. Find Joy at Your Center. EOE.

Housatonic Park Coordinators

Berkshire South Regional Community Center is looking for a Highly Motivated individual to oversee Housatonic Park and Playground for Summer of 2019. Individual must be well organized and have great interpersonal relationship skills. Will handle scheduling of staff, and will report to the Parks Director. Must also be great at working with kids, and be able to engage with children in activities. EOE

Waterfront Coordinator Garfield and Mansfield
Maintain a safe lake and park environment for guests and staff. Create and manage all schedules throughout the entire summer. Handle all staffing scheduling challenges and shift changes when need-
ed. Handle all incidents on site as well as all incident reporting. Act as the primary individual responsible for day-to-day operation of park. Compile lake statistics on an ongoing basis, and create a season-end
report for the Parks and Recreation Commission. Will be required to work 4-5 days one of which must be a weekend day. Must be Certified as a Waterfront Lifeguard and CPR, First Aid, and AED, and must be
21 years of age. EOE

Assistant Coordinators

Maintain a safe lake and park environment for guests and staff. Assist the Waterfront Coordinator manage all schedules throughout the entire summer. Help the Waterfront Coordinator with day to day operations, and life guard supervision and management. Position is required to work 3-4 days per week and one of those days must be a weekend. Must hold a current Lifeguard with Waterfront Skills Certification. EOE

Park Staff
Berkshire South Regional Community Center is looking to hire individuals to work and supervise children at the Housatonic Park and Playground for Summer 2019. Individuals must be enthusiastic, and work well with children. Also must be willing to participate in games and activities with kids at the park. Will report to the Park coordinator. EOE

Director of Wellness & Recreation

Seeking experienced professional to manage operations and programs related to wellness including fitness, aquatics and recreation. Duties include oversight of fitness and aquatics centers and programs, recreation, parks management, related personnel, budgeting, program evaluation, planning and administrative responsibilities.

Bachelor’s degree required with three years of related experience. Positive leader with strong customer service, organization and computer skills required. Lifeguard certification will be required within 3 months of hire and expectation for future certification as Pool Operator. Wellness class instruction certification a plus. Full-time, salaried, full benefits. EOE.

Development & Communications Associate (part time)

Seeking P/T support person (10-12 hours per week) for busy development & communications office. Administrative duties include managing files, donor database, community calendar updates, and stewardship/acknowledgment systems. Will be a key player in donor relations, and major gifts program. Must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail and experience managing multiple projects.  Must have experience in Word and Excel and minimum 2 years in a related field. Associate’s degree preferred.  EOE.

Summer Lifeguard (part time)

Help maintain a safe and family friendly waterfront at the lakes. Will enforce all rules and report any incidents to Waterfront Coordinators. Candidates must have a strong work ethic, reliable Customer service experience, ability to handle and resolve problems professionally, takes the initiative, and ability to remain focused for long periods of time. Must hold a Lifeguard with Waterfront Skills certification, or obtain one before being hired. EOE

Preschool Teacher
Berkshire South’s Sunshine Preschool is seeking a MA EEC certified Teacher for full time, year round position. Must have or obtain CPR & First Aid certifications. Program runs 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. EOE

Fitness Instructors (Substitute)
Seeking on-call, certified group fitness instructors to serve the needs of current clientele teaching cardio/med/high intensity classes. The ideal instructor should be passionate about health and wellness, ambitious, positive, and motivated to see clientele meet their fitness goals. Instructor must be certified to teach groups. Preference is given to experienced individuals who are knowledgeable about current fitness trends, can present a diverse exercise experience and who can work with all levels of ability. EOE

Lifeguards (for the Community Center)
Part time positions open for multiple shifts at the Community Center. Individual will provide close supervision of swimmers, rescue swimmers who are in danger, administer first aid, rescue breathing or CPR as needed. Responsible for enforcing all pool rules and regulations and for preparing and maintaining a safe, clean aquatics center environment as part of duties. Individual will support upkeep tasks in the pool area, conduct water tests, and attend all staff training sessions. Must be responsible, and current in Lifeguard training, CPR for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid. Must be at least 16 years of age. EOE