The town of Avon seeks qualified applicants for its part-time Recreation Director. Performs duties specific to overseeing the programs sponsored by the Park & Recreation Commission including, but not limited to organizing, planning, and directing the Summer Program, seasonal events, and supervising the staff. Requires frequent communication with the Park & Recreation Commission.

Candidate must enjoy working with children and demonstrate excellent communications skills as position requires considerable interaction with the public. This position requires a flexible work schedule with some evening and/or weekend hours. This is a summertime concentrated position and will require a larger workload during the Recreation Department’s busy Summer Program schedule. Non-summer hours would likely average about 10 – 14 hours a week depending on the program schedule as well as the Recreation Commission and department head meetings. Position would average about 40 hours a week during the summer. The position would not exceed 1,000 hours per year. This is a part-time, non-union position with no benefits. Starting salary range is $21.75 to $22.63 per hour.

Please send your cover letter, town application, and resume to Shanna Faro, Human Resources Coordinator, 65 East Main St., Avon, MA 02322 or by email to hr@avon-ma.gov. Full job description, employment application and instructions for applying can be found at avon-ma.gov. Preference will be given to candidates who apply by Oct. 7. Position will remain open until filled. EOE/AA.