Gym Monitor

Roanoke County   Roanoke, VA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on September 12, 2021
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GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Performs routine work in supervising participants and monitoring activities in gymnasiums. Provides facility set-up and break-down in accordance with programming and events and performs light cleaning duties. Does related work as required.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Supervises gymnasium participants and spectators.
  • Enforces all rules and regulations of gymnasiums, including but not limited to:
?Making sure no drinks or food enter the gymnasiums
?Enforcing program block times
?Making sure no foul language or other obscene behavior occurs
?Enforcing dress / proper athletic footwear code
?Prohibiting hanging on the basketball rims
?Ensuring that children 8 and under are under the direct supervision of a guardian 16 years of age or older
  • Ensures that all programs and events during shift are executed and monitored.
  • Operates scoreboard and manages team play during adult pickup times.
  • Ensures the safety and well-being of all guests in the gymnasiums in accordance with facility policies.
  • Interacts with participants as needed to maintain a positive environment and provide excellent customer service.
  • Removes offending users from the gymnasium per facility policies which could include calling Roanoke County Police Department (911) for assistance, depending on the severity of the situation.
  • Performs light cleaning duties to ensure the gymnasium is clean and in good working condition.
  • Keeps track of and secures gym equipment.
  • Monitors all entrances and exits.
  • Wears staff shirts provided by Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism.
  • Completes tracking report each shift.

REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCES

Education
Required: Graduation from High school or equivalent.
PreferredKnowledge of sports events and rules 
.
Experience
RequiredSome experience working with diverse groups and individuals and supporting community recreation activities
Preferred: Supervisory experience 
 
Certifications/
Licenses
 
Required: CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Some knowledge of organized athletics and recreation center procedures
  • Some knowledge of basketball play and scorekeeping 
  • Ability to communicate and enforce center policies
  • Ability to resolve conflict among participants and spectators 
  • Ability to maintain accounts involving mathematical computations. 
  • Ability to follow oral and written direction and work procedures.
  • Ability to take initiative as well as follow-thru.   
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with gymnasium participants, spectators, and general public 
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Ability to perform set-up and break-down of programs and events in gymnasium
 
Additional Requirements
Subject to a complete criminal history and Child Protective Services background search with acceptable results. Must be able to perform the job as described in the Physical and Environmental Demands section of this job description. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and some holidays. Must be 18 years of age or older. Required to attend all mandatory training given by facility staff. 
 
Supervisory 
Responsibilities
None - no staff assigned
 
 

OTHER INFORMATION

OVERALL PHYSICAL STRENGTH DEMAND 
MODERATE
Lift and/or exert force up to 50 lbs. occasionally, 10 lbs frequently, or insignificant amounts constantly OR requires walking or standing to a significant degree. 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
C = Continuously
5.5 to 8+ hours daily
F = Frequently
2.5 to 5.5 hours daily
O = Occasionally
Up to 2.5 hours daily
R = Rarely
Less than 1 hour per week
N = Never
Never occurs
Code
Physical Demand
Code
Physical Demand
F
Standing
R
Sitting
F
Walking
O
Lifting
O
Carrying
O
Pushing/Pulling
O
Reaching
O
Handling
O
Fine Dexterity
R
Kneeling
O
Crouching
R
Crawling
O
Bending
O
Twisting
R
Climbing
R
Balancing
C
Vision (Correction Required)
C
Hearing
C
Talking
R
Foot Controls (driving, operation of equip, etc.)
ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS
D = Daily
W = Several Times Per Week
M = Several Times Per Month
S = Seasonally
R - Rarely
N = Never
Code
Health and Safety
Code
Environmental Factors
M
Mechanical Hazards
S
Dirt and Dust
R
Chemical Hazards
R
Extreme Temperatures
R
Electrical Hazards
D
Noise and Vibration
N
Fire Hazards
M
Fumes and Odors
N
Explosives
R
Wetness/Humidity
R
Communicable Diseases
R
Darkness or Poor Lighting
R
Physical Danger or Abuse
 
Other (specify) 
PRIMARY WORK LOCATION 
Gymnasium
MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, WORK AIDS
Computers, telephones, office equipment, recreational, fitness and sports equipment
PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT REQUIRED
As applicable to activities involved.

Benefits are available to full-time positions only.


Roanoke County

Roanoke , VA