Accepting applicants for AGE-FRIENDLY PROGRAM COORDINATOR with the City of Lewiston’s Recreation Department. Applications are available at the Human Resources Department or online at www.lewistonmaine.gov.
GENERAL INFORMATION: Department: Recreation
Barg. Unit: Maine Service Employees Association (MSEA)
Status: Full Time, 30 hours/week
Schedule: Varies based on needs of the program
Grade: 12 [starting at $17.78/hour]
SUMMARY: Position is responsible for developing, implementing and coordinating diversified programs for Lewiston’s older adult population, including providing administrative support to the Lewiston Senior Citizens Program.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or equivalent is required. Two years working with senior citizen or community programming; experience planning activities and events recommended but not required. Must have a valid State of Maine driver’s license in good standing.
WORK ACTIVITIES: Oversee Lewiston Senior Citizens Program registration, implementation, and annual membership. Perform administrative duties such as answering phone, computer program use, running errands and picking up supplies needed for LSC activities. Supervise program revenue and prepare financial reports. Survey leisure interests and needs of senior adults and create new program opportunities. Oversee classes, workshops and activities. Respond to public inquiries about senior adult programs by telephone, written correspondence, or during public meetings. Prepare various print media and related communications to promote interest in senior adult programs including updating website as needed. Set up facility for events and programs as required by the programs. Prepare necessary reports and records as required by the City of Lewiston and the Board of Directors. Performs other duties as needed or assigned.
Submit City of Lewiston Employment Application, cover letter and complete resume via email, or in person directly to the Department of Human Resources. Contact information for email submissions is available at www.lewistonmaine.gov > Departments > Human Resources > Terri-Lynn Bechard.
Applicant information will be reviewed as received. Only interviewed candidates will be notified. Prospective candidates MUST submit all required documents at time of application. Incomplete position inquiries, including those without accurate contact information, will be rejected.
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