Job Announcements

If you have trouble downloading the application, you can email hrintern@vlpra.com to request a PDF copy. 

 

Lifeguard
Salary: $11.00/hour
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Classification: Part-Time

MUST BE LIFEGUARD CERTIFIED

The Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority is accepting applications for multiple lifeguard positions. These temporary part time positions will work from May until September of 2018. Responsibilities include but are not limited to preventing, recognizing and responding to emergencies, providing care for injuries and sudden illnesses until advanced medical personnel arrive and take over, maintaining the pool chemicals and water conditions per health department regulations, providing excellent customer service and ensuring safety of all aquatic patrons by enforcing all safety rules and regulations.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a minimum of high school diploma or GED and be 18 years of age or older.  Applicants must have current Lifeguard Certification. 

Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority is a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug screen, criminal history background investigation, and a Motor Vehicle Report will be conducted.

To Apply:

Include PROOF OF LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION with your application.

Applicants may download applications here or come into the Administrative Office to complete an application. Applications and proof of certifications are to be mailed to or turned in at the address below, or emailed to hrintern@vlpra.com: 

1901 North Forrest St. Valdosta, GA 31601

Click here to review the Lifeguard job description.

 

Scorekeeper
Salary: $8.25/hour
Closing Date: Open Until All Positions Filled
Classification: Part-time

The Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority is accepting applications for multiple positions of scorekeepers and umpires to assist with the Youth Athletics sports. The positions are seasonal and part time in nature. Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting the Youth Athletics Supervisor. Major duties of the position include but are not limited to the following:

Qualifications: Applicants must have knowledge of the rules of a variety of sports (e.g., softball, baseball, basketball, soccer, football). 

To Apply:

Applicants may download applications here or come into Administrative Office to complete an application. Applications are to be mailed to or turned in at:

Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority
1901 North Forrest Street or PO BOX 1746
Valdosta, GA 31603
Phone (229) 259-3507

Click here to review the Scorekeeper job description.

 

 

Non-Competitive Soccer Referee
Salary: $12 per game
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Classification: Part Time

The position of Non-Competitive Soccer Referee records game statistics and/or keeps time for youth soccer programs and is responsible for officiating in scheduled games and programs sponsored or coordinated by VLPRA. Must be aware of the sports officiating rules and playing guidelines for soccer. Assists with the implementation of all rules, regulations, and policies governing the sports program. A moderate level of independent judgment is necessary to be a Non-Competitive Soccer Referee. This position works with the Youth Soccer U6 and U8 leagues. This position reports to the Youth Athletic Supervisor.

Qualifications: Prior experience in soccer is required. Knowledge of the Rules of Play standard to soccer and the ability to enforce such rules. Ability to establish and maintain effective, harmonious, cooperative, and productive working relationships with other participants including coaches, players, supervisors, and other employees. USSF Soccer Referee certification preferred.

Hours of Operation: Games will be played primarily between 5pm and 9pm on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday during the weeks of the soccer seasons. Some games may be played on Saturday mornings depending on the needs of the Authority.

To Apply:

Applicants may download applications here or come into Administrative Office to complete an application. Applications are to be mailed to or turned in at:

Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority
1901 North Forrest Street (or) PO BOX 1746
Valdosta, GA 31603
Phone (229) 259-3507

Click here to review the Non-Competitive Soccer Referee job description.

 

 


Applicants must submit a separate application for each position for which they wish to apply.

 

Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks and Recreation Authority is a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug screen, criminal history background investigation, and a driver’s license verification will be conducted.

Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer (E.O.E)
VLPRA participates in the E-Verify Program which enables us to verify the eligibility of our employees to work in the United States.
VLPRA E-Verify Number:  581412
Authorization Date:  July 2012