Jobs

Raleigh County Parks and Recreation (RCPRA) is now accepting applications for the 2021 seasonal and part time positions.

Interested individuals and returning employees should submit an application.

Jobs start at $8.75 but with additional experience and certifications the hour rate will increase. Jobs listed are at Fitzpatrick Park and Lake Stephens.

To apply, download and print the application. Send completed application to parksandrec@raleighcounty.com or mail to PO Box 5496, Beckley, WV 25801. Applications can be picked up and dropped off at the Lake Stephens office. 

If you have any questions please call 304-934-5323 or email parksandrec@raleighcounty.com.
 

Get a head start by downloading an application now.

Fitzpatrick Park

  • Maintenance Manager/Security (On Site)

    This position will be responsible for taking care of the park grounds both during the day and after hours. This is an on-sight position for both weekdays and weekends. Must be 18 years or older to apply. This is an hourly position but also includes free campsite with utilities onsite. Employee must have his/her own camper. Utilities include water, sewer, power, and trash. Tasks include but not limited to: mowing park grass, weed trimming, blowing off track and fields, equipment maintenance, painting, power washing, brush clearing, painting, trash pick-up and removal, and assisting other members of park staff. Other required tasks include opening and closing park gate at designated times and responding to park incidents.

  • Maintenance/Groundskeeper

    This position will strictly be responsible for taking care of the park grounds. Weekdays/Weekends. Must be 18 years or older to apply. Tasks include but not limited to: mowing park grass, weed-trimming, blowing off track, brush clearing, painting, equipment maintenance, trash pick-up and removal, and assisting other members of park staff.

  • Field Groomer/Maintenance

    This position will be responsible for infield portion of the fields. Weekdays & Weekends. Must be 18 years or older to apply. Tasks include but not limited to: removing water from field, raking batters’ boxes, striping baselines, base installation, field grooming via equipment, as well as on sight field maintenance during leagues and tournaments. Other maintenance, such as, trash removal, clubhouse renovation, and collecting fees may occur as well.

  • Concessions Manager

    This position is responsible for managing the concession stand on weekdays/weekends. Requires Food Handling Permit. Must be 18 years or older to apply. Tasks include but not limited to: managing concession stand helpers, cleaning concession stand, maintaining food stock, preparing food.

  • Concessions Worker

    This position is responsible for assisting in the concession stand during game nights and during weekend tournaments. Requires Food Handling Permit. Must be 15 years or older to apply. Tasks include but not limited to: preparation of food, collecting payments, cleaning concession, etc.

  • League Umpire

    This position is responsible for umping church and coed leagues games during the weekdays of Monday and Thursday starting at 6pm. Umpires will be paid $20 per game and can have up to 4 games a night.

Lake Stephens

  • Beach Attendant

    Beach attendants are responsible for checking/scanning bands at the beach entrance gate, picking up trash on the beach, fitting patrons for the correct lifejacket and assisting lifeguards. CPR Certification preferred. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Beach/Lifeguard Supervisor

    This supervisor position must be Lifeguard certified and is responsible for taking on a leadership role consisting but not limited to scheduling beach attendants and lifeguards throughout the season and for private parties, covering shifts when needed, making sure lifeguards and beach attendants are rotating properly and ensuring that lifeguards and attendants are fulfilling their roles properly. They are to ensure that supplies are stocked for their staff. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Fee Collector

    Fee collectors are responsible for collecting tills each morning from each location, counting and filling out deposit sheets, depositing money to the bank and ensuring that each location has the proper amount of cash and change in their registers daily. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Marina Staff

    Marina staff is responsible for making boat reservations, signing patrons in and out of boat slips, taking payments, selling inventory, answering phone calls, charging launch fees, and assisting patrons with kayak rentals. Marina staff is required to do rounds each shift and multiple rounds when it rains. Marina staff assist patrons. Also, make sure the marina stays tidy inside and free of trash outside. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Marina Supervisor

    This supervisor position is responsible for taking on a leadership role consisting of but not limited to scheduling marina staff and marina runner staff, covering shifts, ensuring daily shift tasks are being completed and that staff is fulfilling their roles properly. They are to ensure that any paperwork is completed and is sent to the main office, and that all marina supplies are stocked and in order. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Marina Runner

    The marina runner is responsible for launch tickets, helping with rounds during shifts, assisting patrons when the main marina staff are occupied, and helping to keep the marina area tidy and free of trash. They are to assist the marina staff with daily tasks. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Camp Store Staff

    Camp Store staff is responsible for making campground reservations, checking patrons in and out of sites and cabins, taking payments, answering phone calls, managing the campground visitors list, and selling inventory. Camp Store staff is required to do rounds each shift. Camp Store staff assist patrons and makes sure the Camp Store stays tidy inside and free of trash outside. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Event Coordinator

    The event coordinator is responsible for taking on a leadership role consisting of but not limited to planning, organizing, making sure events run smoothly, finding volunteers and staffing events at the parks throughout the season. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Event Staff

    Event staff is responsible for working park events, making sure events run smoothly and helping to make sure the park stays clear of trash and debris and assisting patrons. They are to assist the Event Coordinator in planning and working events. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Lifeguards

    Life guards must be certified (if you are not certified and want to get certified, we have options for you). Lifeguards are responsible for the safeguard of our patrons on and around the Aqua Park and beach, assisting patrons, working private parties, rotating with other lifeguard staff and enforcing Aqua Park and beach rules and regulations. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Splash Pad Attendant

    Splash Pad attendants are responsible for keeping the splash pad clean, watching over patrons and making sure park rules and regulations are being followed for the splash pad, checking/scanning entrance bands, assisting younger patrons when they need help, rotating positions, and working private parties. CPR Certification preferred. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Ticket Booth Staff

    Ticket booth staff is responsible for taking payments for the Beach, Aqua Park, and Splash Pad. Ticket booth staff hand out/print out water park bands, sell merchandise, assist patrons and help inform water park staff of weather delays/max capacities/etc. These staff members are to be the first friendly face patrons see when they enter the park. Ticket booth staff need to be knowledgeable of park prices and policies. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Maintenance

    Maintenance crew members are required to be skilled with commonly used equipment such as hand and power tools, perform basic and preventative repairs, read blueprints, must have a valid driver’s license, and are to respond to afterhours calls as needed. Maintenance member’s tasks will include but are not limited to installing, repairing, and maintaining equipment. Maintenance members may be required to mow, weed eat, and landscape when needed. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently. Job experience preferred.

  • Grounds Crew

    Grounds crew staff is responsible for mowing, weed eating, power washing, and landscaping throughout the parks. They are responsible for picking up trash around the parks and ensuring the park looks its best for our patrons. Grounds crew staff will be required to assist maintenance members when needed. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Housekeepers

    Housekeepers are responsible for the cleaning and upkeep of our cabins, rental buildings, offices and restrooms. Rentals are to be cleaned and disinfected thoroughly and fully stocked before and after each rental, assisting janitorial staff when needed and ensuring that the supply room is fully stocked. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.

  • Janitors

    Janitors are responsible for cleaning park restrooms, making sure all restrooms are fully stocked on all supplies, restocking the cleaning supplies room, assisting housekeeping when needed, picking up trash around the park, cleaning park offices, rental buildings, and park facilities. They are to perform all tasks and duties assigned effectively and efficiently.