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 POSITION JOB DESCRIPTION QUALIFICATIONS PROGRAMS SALARY
 RECREATION AIDE

Under certified leadership, leads group activities in a firm and tactful manner. Assists in conducting games, dances & sports activities. Student attending high school or college.*  

Playground Program

 

$10.00/hr.

 RECREATION AIDE II



Teaches and instructs a sport/skill to youngsters and adults in a group setting.

High school or college students with varsity experience in a sport and/or certification to teach a skill such as sailing or motor boating.*

Sports camps & clinics/cultural arts/sailing/boating/windsurfing/

tennis

 

$12.00-$13.00/hr.

 LIFEGUARD (POOL)



Observes swimmers at town pool for signs of distress.  Rescues bathers and administers first aid when necessary.  Maintains order.

Current lifeguard certificate issued from the NYS Department of Health or a NYS Department of Health approved testing agency.* Certified in American Red Cross or Heart Association CPR within the last year.*

 

Smithtown Landing Pool Complex

-Includes Weekends-


$11.00/hr.

 LIFEGUARD (BEACH)


Observes swimmers at beaches for signs of distress.  Rescues bathers and administers first aid when necessary.  Maintains order.
Current Lifeguard certificate & Waterfront Module issued from the NYS Department of Health or a NYS Department of Health approved testing agency.*
Certified in American Red Cross or Heart Association CPR within the last year.*
Must be 16 years of age at time of assignment


 

Town Beaches

-Includes Weekends-

 

$11.00/hr.

 WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR(WSI)



Instruct youngsters at town pool in swimming skills and water safety.


 

Must hold American Red Cross Certification.*

Swimming Lessons  

$15.00/hr.

 LABORER (POOL) 



Assist in maintenance of pool complex.
 Must be 16 years of age
 

30 hrs. per week

-Includes Weekends-
 

$10.00/hr.

 LABORER(PARKS)



Assist in maintenance of all town parks & beaches.
 Must be 16 years of age
 

40 hrs. per week

-Includes Weekends-
 

$10.00/hr.

 LANDSCAPE LABORER(PARKS)


Lawn mowing, gardening, cleanup,
ball field maintenance
 Must be 16 years of age
 

40 hrs. per week

-Includes Weekends-
 

$10.50/hr.

 PARK ATTENDANT II

(Dept. of Public Safety)

Resident verification of all vehicles entering town parks & beaches – workday consists of 8 hour shifts.

 Must be 18 years of age
 -Includes Weekends-

    $10.35/hr.

     $12.35/hr.

  Depending on shifts.



* Must be 16 years old by December 31, 2021                               

TOWN OF SMITHTOWN

PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

65 MAPLE AVENUE, SMITHTOWN, NEW YORK 11787 

                                                  www.smithtownny.gov

                                                                                                                       

Applications for positions requiring special certifications will not be eligible for appointment until copies of certifications are received.

PLEASE NOTE:  PREFERENCE IS GIVEN TO TOWN RESIDENTS