The Town of Darien Parks & Recreation Department is currently accepting applications for the following positions:
Waterfront Coordinator - One full time (Monday-Friday, 10am-6pm) position. Responsible for all areas of two town beaches and their management on a daily basis. Main responsibilities of this position are:
Supervise lifeguard staff;
Coordinate lifeguard staff weekly schedules;
Conduct in-service training sessions; and
Responsible for bi-weekly documentation of payroll
Position begins Memorial Day weekend (beaches are staffed weekends only until June 20th) and ends Labor Day.
Compensation: $27 - $30 per hour, based on experience
Examples of Essential Duties:
Travels to both beaches daily to manage lifeguards; Coordinates employee work schedules; Responsible for weekly documentation of payroll sheets; Conducts in-service training sessions; Ensures all daily documentation is completed and filed in main office; Responsible for the conduct, discipline and performance evaluations of the staff; Responsible for working occasional weekends, holidays and overtime as necessary; and Other related duties.
Applications may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org (Reference “Waterfront Coordinator” in the subject line and submit attachments in Word or PDF format) or mailed to Ms. Karen Dunn, Human Resources Department, Town of Darien, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT 06820. Please submit the following two (2) documents: 1. Town of Darien Employment Application (available www.darienct.gov, HR Dept. page); and 2. Resume.
Lifeguards - Several openings for full or part-time hours. Duties include (but not limited to): providing safe waterfront, responding to emergencies, enforcing rules & regulations. Applicants must possess current certification in American Red Cross Lifeguarding, CPR/AED and First Aid (or show proof of enrollment in a lifeguarding class). Shifts are 10am - 4pm & 12 - 6pm, approximately 30 hours/week.
Specific questions about any of these positions may be directed to Jim Coghlan, Assistant Director of Parks & Recreation: