Part-Time Recreation Assistant

March 4, 2021 at 8:23 p.m.


Job Title: Part-Time Recreation Assistant - 20-32 hours per week. 

Department: Parks & Recreation

Accountable to: Recreation Director

Position Available: Immediately


Principal Purpose of Job: Is responsible for assisting the Recreation Director to plan, promote, and host programs and events put on by the Logansport Parks & Recreation Department.

Level of Authority: Performs duties as assigned by the Recreation Director.

Work Environment: Performs the majority of work indoors, with the occasion to be outdoors during programs and events.

Examples of Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Communicate with sponsors, participants, and volunteers via email, phone, and in person.
  2. Assist in marketing and promotion of programs and events. Including but, not limited to Press releases, social media, email, phone calls, in person, and on the Parks & Recreation Department’s website and online software program.
  3. Set-up and tear down of events and programs.
  4. Follow-up with sponsors, participants, and volunteers.
  5. Other tasks as assigned by the Recreation Director.

Qualifications and/or the ability to learn the following:

  1. Knowledge of social media.
  2. Knowledge of word, excel, and publisher.
  3. Strong communication skills.
  4. Bi-lingual is welcome, but not necessary.

Minimum Physical/Intelligence Requirements:

Recreation Assistant must be able to:

  1. Submit drug-free personal specimens for initial and random drug screens.
  2. Lift 50 pounds.
  3. Stand and walk for long periods.
  4. Work in extremely hot, wet, and cold weather conditions.                                                    
  5. Climb a stepladder.
  6. Listen and comprehend verbal & written instructions.


Licenses and Other Requirements:

  1. Must be 18 years of age.
  2. Must hold a valid Indiana driver's license.
  3. Must be able to pass a formal background check.

Application and further information are available at:

Logansport Parks & Recreation Department, 1701 Dividend Dr. Logansport IN 46947,
574-753-6969 or online at


1701 Dividend Dr.
Logansport, IN 46947

Office: (574) 753-6969

Fax: (574) 992-8560

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