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 Full job description, employment application and instructions for applying can be found at Preference will be given to candidates who apply by Oct. 7. Position will remain open until filled. EOE/AA.