Recreation Associate

Job Description

Wyndham Hotels & Resorts is searching for a Recreation Associate to work at our beautiful Dolce Q Center in St. Charles, IL. This position is responsible for overseeing team building events/activities.

 

 

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Assist with the management and facilitation of Recreation and Adventure programs.
  • Assist Department Manager with controlling costs.
  • Manage vendor relationships.
  • Give presentations during site visits about the various programs that are offered.
  • Plan, market, implement, supervise, and evaluate programs that will meet guest’s interests and generate profits.
  • Complete assigned projects.
  • Create proposals for clients that will best meet their needs.
  • Assist with Front Desk Operation, as needed.
  • Supervise temporary employees, as well as, facilitators.
  • Administrative duties, as assigned.
  • Assist with bike and sport equipment check out and maintenance.
Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to create business proposals
  • Excellent planning and follow-through skills
  • Group leadership/facilitation and presentation skills
  • Computer skills in a windows-based environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexible with schedule and able to work weekends and nights, as needed

 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Recreation Administration or Experiential Education
  • Experience in developing and managing recreation programs

 

Physical requirements:

  • Regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend and use hands to handle objects, tools or controls.
  • Must be able to lift up to 70 lbs. and work the majority of shift on feet. 

    Interested candidates should apply online at careers.wyndhamhotels.com by searching Job ID 1809266 or by searching the Saint Charles location.
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