Employment

Spring/Summer Job postings! 

Oxford Aquatic Center Positions:
Water Safety Instructor: (age 18+) $11 per hour; will coordinate the Swim Lessons programs and also work as a lifeguard. Must be certified through American Red Cross. 
 
Lifeguard Supervisors: (age 18+) $11 per hour; will supervise shifts at the aquatic center, manage lifeguard rotations and duties, assist with scheduling, respond to incidents and accidents, complete proper reports, and maintain appropriate water chemistry levels. 
 
Lifeguards: (age 15+) $10 per hour; will work flexible schedules, including evenings and weekends. Lifeguards must be certified through American Red Cross, YMCA or other accredited agency. Ongoing training will be provided. Classes can be found at Miami University and many YMCA locations. 
 
Other Positions Available:
Concessions Supervisors: (age 18+) $10 per hour; manage employee shifts, maintain inventory, create employee schedules, train employees, prepare and serve food, operate POS system, prepare deposit slips, make bank deposits and provide excellent customer service. Must be responsible and willing to work flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. Concession supervisors oversee the park concessions, aquatic center concessions and aquatic center admissions gate. Prefer ServSafe certified, but the City of Oxford will provide this training if necessary. 
 
Concessions Employees: (age 16+): $9 per hour; provide customer service, handle money transactions, prepare and serve food, verify bank deposits for supervisors and manage inventory. Concessions employees work at the park concessions, aquatic center concessions, aquatic center admissions gate and aquatic center slide. 
 
Camp Leaders: (prefer age 18+): $9.50 per hour; camp leaders supervise summer camp kids in grades K-6; assist with planning and implementing summer camp lessons, attend and supervise field trips, maintain safe play environment and provide first aid as needed to camp kids. Must be certified in First Aid/CPR & AED, or willing to obtain. NEW: All camp leaders whom also obtain a lifeguard certification will have the opportunity to work at the Oxford Aquatic Center, and will be paid $10 per hour for all shifts worked, both as a camp leader and lifeguard. 
 
 Ready, Set, RUN! Instructor: (age 18+): $9.50 per hour; Ready, Set, RUN! begins June 1st and runs through August 6th on Monday and Thursday mornings from 8:30am - 11am.  It's an "easy-to-run" program for boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 13 years old.  RSR is designed to build confidence and character in its participants while working toward the goals of completing a 5K.  The instructor will be required to assist in the planning, set up and running of sessions. Previous running experience is preferred, but not required. Needs to be a positive motivator while working with youth ages 8-13 years old. Works well with others and enjoys being outside and physically active.  
 
 Youth Tennis Instructor:  (age 18+): $9.50 per hour; Youth Tennis lessons occur on Saturday, May 16th, May 23rd, May 30th, June 6th and June 18th from 8:30am to 1pm.  Saturday, June 20th is the makeup date if a previous lesson gets canceled due to weather. The instructor will be required to assist in planning and running tennis lessons for three age groups (5-7 years old; 8-10 years old; 11-14 years old).  Each age group will have a one hour lesson each Saturday morning for five weeks.  Each age group will consist of up to twelve participants.  Previous tennis experience as a player or coach is preferred.  Working with youth ages 5-14 years old. Works well with others and has knowledge of tennis equipment, rules and fundamentals. 
 
Sports Assistant: (age 18+): $10-$12 per hour depending on qualifications.  Approximately 12-18 hours per week, April-September. An employee in this class is responsible for assisting in preparing athletic fields for play, marketing programs and site management of programs and events.  Preparing athletic fields includes Baseball, Softball, Soccer, Flag Football and others as needed.  Preparing fields entails dragging, lining, painting soccer fields, etc.  Flexible schedule including evening and weekend hours. Examples of work include: Drag and line baseball/softball diamonds, construct and line/paint soccer fields, drive a utility gator or truck, maintain a clean safe work environment, assists Sports Administrators as needed and assist department as needed.  Capable of working under stressful conditions (heat, cold, rain), resourceful and efficient in problem solving skills.  Works well with others, has current Ohio Driver's license and is able to lift 50lbs. 
 

To learn more about any of the above positions, please view the Spring/Summer Jobs PDF document here: 

 
 
 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  

A City of Oxford application, available by CLICKING HERE, must be mailed, emailed or delivered to:

 
Oxford Parks and Recreation Dept.

c/o Casey Wooddell

6025 Fairfield Road

Oxford, Ohio  45056

(513) 523-6314

cwooddell@cityofoxford.org 

www.cityofoxford.org/OPRD

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