RECREATION SPECIALIST in El Centro, CA at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    El Centro, CA
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/3/2020

Job Description

Facility: EL CENTRO SERVICE PROCESSING CENTER

Compensation Base: $21.52

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.



Summary

Responsible for the implementation and operation of a viable recreation program for all detainees.  Oversees the recreation facilities and equipment.

 



Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plans and organizes recreation activities.
  • Coaches all athletic teams.
  • Organizes and conducts all competitions and tournaments.
  • Explains and demonstrates to detainees the proper technique and use of all recreational equipment, including the enforcement of safety rules and regulations.
  • Inspects recreation area for cleanliness and safety.
  • Conducts weekly safety training sessions with recreation orderlies and clerks.
  • Checks all detainees in and out of the gym.
  • Maintains recreation department records.
  • Orders, maintains, and schedules the repair of all recreation department equipment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements



Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma required. Additional education in Physical Education, recreational therapy or related field highly desirable.
  • Prior experience working with an inmate/detainee population or in a physical education program is highly desirable.
  • Must be U.S. citizen.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must be willing to undergo a rigorous background investigation as required by U.S. Marshals.

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