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Recreation Assistants work in leisure and fitness centers and provide support to clients. Typical duties highlighted in a Recreation Assistant resume include completing administrative tasks, maintaining supplies, greeting clients, answering to client inquiries, and ensuring hygiene and safety standards. Based on our collection of example resumes, Recreation Assistants need to demonstrate customer service orientation, communication and interpersonal skills, attention to details, basic computer competencies, and teamwork. No formal education is required for the job -- most candidates hold a high school diploma.

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1

Recreation Assistant

Answered phones and performed receptionist duties at a skilled nursing facility

  • Tasked with responsibilities for all IT related issues by installing computer updates, solving technology issues, and performing hardware repairs while doing data entry
  • Addressed resident and family concerns by filing out appropriate paperwork and passing along to management
  • Assisted with scheduled recreation programming for senior residents
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AA
Business Administration
BBA
Management Information Systems
2

Recreation Assistant

Served as IT liaison in the office when lead I T personnel were not available.

  • Served as assistant ticket and travel agent providing excellent customer service and information that was unique to each customer.
  • Diagnosed and fixed broken connections in the local computer network by connecting physical wires and using the command line interface.
  • Applied skills learned in the my information assurance classes to help with IT problems in the office, such as printers, scanners, virtual private network connections, common access cards, teaching shortcuts on the keyboard, taught employees how to use windows outlook more efficiently to their needs.
  • Maintained physical security of the building and verified proper identification for entrance to the facility.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AAS
Cyber Forensics / Security
BA
Criminal Justice
Military Science And Leadership
3

Recreation Assistant

Worked front counter at register accepting cash or credit cards for payments of bowling lanes and show rentals

  • Dealt with customer needs with buying bowling equipment; scheduled all appointments for ball drilling with assistant manager
  • Handled shift change between snack bar and bowling counters; corrected financial errors on paperwork if need be
  • Responsible for the closing of bowling center at night and checking money and closing procedures
  • Managed our safety issues and kept up to date records that showed codes and procedures were being followed. Made sure that all employees' work related training was completed on an annual basis.
  • Worked with General Manger on Marketing; set up promotional ads for bowling center on specific functions held by and for our facility
  • Handled squadron functions that were held at our facility
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Criminal Justice
4

Recreation Assistant

Assisted Recreation Director with recreational activities and events

  • Researched free and low cost local events on the internet
  • Used Microsoft Publisher to create a weekly newsletter with recreational events
  • Answered phone calls and monitored office while the Director was away
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Graphic Design/liberal Arts
Computer Networking
5

Recreation Assistant

Assisted Recreation Specialist in providing guidance & supervision to participants of summer youth program and after-school program (ages 5 - 14)

  • Was responsible for reception duties; answered phones and greeted children, parents, and internal and external customers, assisted parents and guardians regarding their children in the program, assisted customers wishing to rent the center for various activities
  • Lead assigned group of children in indoor and outdoor recreation activities
  • Cared for and maintained recreation equipment, was responsible for daily cleaning of facility, swept and mopped floors, cleaned kitchen and bathrooms
  • Assisted children in computer lab, arts & crafts, and in completing daily homework assignments
  • Chaperoned weekly swimming activity and fieldtrips during the summer program
  • Administered first aid when deemed necessary
  • Typed memos and completed disciplinary and injury reports
  • Worked special events/projects as assigned; e.g. birthday parties, weddings and wedding receptions, holiday parties, National Night Out.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Recreation Assistant

  • Supervised a 140,000 square foot facility and recorded daily use of facility spaces serving 4,000 participants daily
  • Provided a high standard of customer service to faculty, students, and staff
  • Ensured risk management procedures and enacted the Emergency Action Plan
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Communication Studies
7

Recreation Assistant

Worked with residents on a daily basis.

  • Conducted activities such as: crafts, bowling, crosswords, coffee socials, exercises, music and art appreciation, discussed current events and other activities as scheduled.
  • Escorted residents to and from dining room for meals, and other activities.
  • Conducted daily sensory groups, hand massages, calming music, manicures, aroma therapy, reading shorts stories, and poetry.
  • One on one visits and room visits, discussed family, job history, and other topics, played cards, crafts, and reading.
  • Maintained confidentiality with information regarding all residents.
  • Setup activities, cleanup after each activity, clean and store all materials in a proper way.
  • Documented daily activities for each resident.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
GED
GED
C
Medical Assisting, Medical Terminology, Ecg, Phlebotomy, Introduction To Healthcare
Medical Assistant
8

Recreation Assistant

  • Assisted Recreation Supervisor in summer camps with data entry, immunization records, confirming camp programs, organized parent meetings, forwarded information to camp directors, ordered and distributed supplies to different camp locations
  • Assisted with the pre-k summer camp (ages 3-5), conducted programs for the toddlers in arts and crafts, indoor/outdoor games, singing and dancing
  • Project Friendship and Camp Pride - Contacted families directly to follow up on programs, medications, and transportation to the campsite; Assisted Recreation Supervisor with data entry, insurance linked to Medicare, visited camps and assisted staff to enhance the members' camp experience
  • Senior Citizen Recreation - Assisting with annual calendar, seasonal events and special programs; Served as a substitute Yoga instructor for Chair Yoga classes; Visited senior centers promoting events and programs
  • Special Events - Assisted Recreation Director with the Yonkers Marathon promoting the event and contacting local businesses to contribute to the marathon with water, bagels, rolls, fruit, etc. Registered the runners and helped set up the event stands
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Recreation Administration
Dance
9

Recreation Assistant IV

  • Assisted children from age's five to eight with learning disabilities, ADD/ADHD and/or mild behavioral disabilities using creative games, theme weeks, arts and crafts, singing and planned field trips to enhance social skills
  • In charge of all recreational activity using my Sports Recreation Background and knowledge
  • Planned field trips to parks, train Rides and etc.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Sport & Recreation Management
10

Recreation Assistant

Plan and execute recreation activities based on increasing clients' ability to attain treatment goals

  • Maintain recreation supplies and oversee group staff to provide a safe and therapeutic environment for patients
  • Meet with directors and hospital staff to discuss patients' progress, behavior, or incidents
  • Document patients' progress and behavior in progress notes
  • Develop group protocol for related group activities i.e., active games, arts and crafts, talent shows etc.
  • Schedule special event programming and coordinate with hospital departments to provide services
  • Orient new staff to group protocol, documentation and relevant programming information
  • Assists with orientation, supervision and evaluation of staff and interns
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts

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