Parks and Recreation Front Desk Attendant (part-time)

Job Status
Open - open and accepting applications
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Job Summary

This position is located in the Bluefield Fitness and Recreation Department, which maintains and provides parks, recreation facilities and programs for the public.  This position performs duties that primarily include customer service, maintenance of the FitRec facility, assistance during events and programs, and other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist with front desk / membership duties.
  • Provide enthusiastic, courteous, and timely service to all persons.
  • Operate computer, cash drawer and credit card terminal, while maintaining an accurate balance.
  • Assist with programs and special events.
  • Clean and sanitize equipment and bathrooms as needed.
  • Assist with child watch when needed.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with other staff members, leaders, volunteers, members, participants, parents, and the general public.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Previous experience working in a fitness center is a plus.
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen and criminal background check.
  • CPR, First Aid and AED certifications are an asset to the position.
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and/or written instructions of supervisor and adhere to company policies and safety guidelines.
  • Must be flexible; willing and available to work evening, weekend and holiday shifts.

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The position lifts objects, walks, stands, and performs physical labor. The employee lifts, pushes, pulls or carries objects; uses abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support.  The position requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multi-limb coordination. The position requires the ability to quickly move arms and legs. The employee must have good stamina.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Work Schedule

Schedule of 15 to 25 hours per week and days can vary.

To Apply

To complete an application, please visit the City of Bluefield Municipal Complex at 200 Rogers Street, Bluefield WV  24701.


Resumes may be emailed to: rluther [at] Please include position applying for in the subject line.


You may also mail your resume to:

Robert Luther
Director of Human Resources
City of Bluefield
200 Rogers Street
Bluefield, WV 24701 

The City of Bluefield is an Equal Opportunity Employer