Recreation Attendant (Seasonal)

Village of Saranac Lake




Title:                                                  Recreation Attendant (Seasonal)

Department:                                    Mount Pisgah Recreation Center

Location:                                          Village of Saranac Lake

Jurisdictional Class:                       Labor

Seasonal:                                        40 hours per week

Application deadline:                   Until position is filled

Hourly wage:                                   $14/hour

Posting date:                                  September 28, 2021

Residency:                                       Residency is waived






Performs routine work in connection with the conduct of some activity or the care of a physical facility while in use.  This is routine work performed under specific instructions, but with little direct supervision, concerned with the use of some physical facility or the conduct of some activity. This position involves responsibility of fees, the issuing and collection of equipment or supplies, the orderly conduct of participants and the maintenance of facilities.  Persons employed in this title may also be involved I performing a variety of tasks at a municipal ski center such as operating ski lift, giving instructions in skiing, patrolling ski slopes and maintaining ski areas.





TYPICAL WORK ACTIVITIES: (Illustrative only)



  1. Fills out membership or facility use cards;
  2. Maintains guest log and receives concessions for facility use;
  3. Greets and provides information to facility patrons;
  4. Maintains and prepares courts, fields, facilities, etc., by rolling, watering, brushings tapes, putting up nets, bases, marking courts, cleaning up, cutting grass, picking up rubbish, etc.;
  5. Maintains order and enforces regulations;
  6. Cleans and maintains bathrooms, locker rooms, facilities, etc.;
  7. Supervises use of tennis courts;
  8. Keeps records and makes reports to superiors;
  9. Assigns courts, cabins and other facilities;
  10. Issues equipment and baskets;
  11. Locks and unlocks doors, gates;
  12. Collects tickets and admission charges;
  13. Turns monies to proper authorities;
  14. Distributes refreshments;
  15. Assists in decoration of area or facility;
  16. Maintains, repairs, and paints equipment;
  17. May assist with promotion of recreation facility, i.e. advertising, website.








  1. Ability to read and write, ability to keep records;
  2. Ability to give and enforce simple instructions;
  3. Ability to perform manual labor;
  4. Ability to get along with others.







None is required.







  1. Please send a resume and an application with references to:


            Village of Saranac Lake

            Attn: Payroll Department

            39 Main St., Suite 9

            Saranac Lake, NY 12983


  1. Applications will be accepted until November 22, 2021
  2. The Village will contact prospective applicants to schedule interviews; please do not call the office directly.



Date Posted: 09-29-2021

Expire Date: Open until filled

Contact Name: Lidia O'Kelly, Deputy Clerk/Treasurer

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