Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Bridgeport. We encourage you to visit this site regularly as we post jobs throughout the year.

For more information on any job listing, please contact Human Resources Coordinator Jordan Hill at 304-842-8217 or jhill@bridgeportwv.com.

The City of Bridgeport is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. 

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City of Bridgeport Job Postings:

Summer Workers (Parks & Recreation)
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Job Status: Seasonal / Part-time                                                                                                      

Reports to: Parks & Recreation Director

Job Summary & Qualifications:

The City of Bridgeport is accepting applications for seasonal summer workers. This position is responsible for the mowing and cleanliness of the entire City of Bridgeport park system.

The applicant must be a competent and energetic candidate who is able to work both independently and in a group, and show initiative.

Individuals wanting consideration for the position should apply through Indeed.com, or send resumes/applications to Jordan Hill, Human Resources Coordinator at City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330 or jhill@bridgeportwv.com.

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify. 

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The Bridge Recreation Complex Job Postings:

Group Fitness Instructor
The Bridge Sports Complex
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Application Submission Deadline: 3:30 PM on 4/21/21

Job Status: Part-time or Contract

Job Summary:

Under the Fitness Manager's general supervision, the Group Fitness Instructor leads and coordinates group adult fitness/physical training sessions for a specified health and fitness program.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Plans and leads exercise/activity sessions in one or more assigned fitness areas, such as low impact aerobics, stretching/flexibility, yoga, circuit training, general fitness, weight training, and/or specialty training.
  2. Arrives before class time to prepare the exercise room and equipment before participants arrive.
  3. Tailor each class to the participants, paying attention to age, fitness levels, and any injuries or health concerns, assisting throughout the class.
  4. Ensures that safety and injury prevention policies and procedures are adhered to by participants; reports accidents and prepares accident reports, as required.
  5. Performs related duties as required.

High school diploma or GED with at least one year of relevant experience. Must possess group exercise certification at time of hire, CPR/AED certification within 30 days of employment. Candidates should demonstrate strong communication and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and an ability to follow safety protocols.

Interested applicants can apply preferably through Indeed.com or send resumes/applications to Carlee Dulaney,?Finance Manager, City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330, or?cdulaney@bridgeportwv.com.

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify.? 

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Personal Trainer
The Bridge Sports Complex
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Application Submission Deadline: 3:30 PM on 4/21/21

Job Status: Part-time or Contract

Job Summary:

Personal trainers are responsible for providing safe and effective fitness programming in one-on-one and small group settings. Individuals holding this position must evaluate and assess client needs/goals, then document program implementation and results. This person must be able to instruct clients on exercise physiology from basic to advanced. This person will have knowledge of all fitness floor policies and be able to communicate to a diverse group of patrons why the policies are in place.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Work with clients on defining and setting their health/fitness goals.
  2. Provide and track proper physical assessments and evaluations.
  3. Create, implement, and document one-on-one or small group sessions.
  4. Provide fitness education and advice to facility members.
  5. Embody and display world-class customer service.

High school diploma, GED, or equivalent required. College degree in health, fitness, or recreation-related field preferred. Obtain and keep current nationally accredited certification at time of hire. Obtain and maintain current CPR, AED, First Aid credentials at the time of hire. Demonstrate strong customer service and interpersonal skills. Possess the ability to demonstrate complex fitness maneuvers and work with a health-diverse population.

Interested applicants can apply preferably through Indeed.com or send resumes/applications to Carlee Dulaney, Finance Manager, City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330, or?cdulaney@bridgeportwv.com.

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify.? 

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Concessions Team Member 

The Bridge Sports Complex
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Application submission deadline:
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Job Summary:

We are looking for energetic team members who are eager to provide excellent customer service to guests. The Concessions team members are responsible for creating quality service and consistent products.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Cook and prepare food.
  2. Serve food in proper pre-determined portion sizes and at the correct temperature.
  3. Maintains appearance of all equipment and serving counters.
  4. Cleans kitchen area before and after business hours.
  5. Scrubs, sanitizes, and stores pots and pans, utensils, and dishes.
  6. Performs other related duties as required.

The ideal candidate must be at least 15 years of age or older and possess a wiliness to learn. Must be able to understand and follow instructions. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision. Poses effective time management skills. Prior experience in the food service industry is preferred.

Interested applicants can send resumes/applications to Jordan Hill, Human Resources Coordinator, City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330, or cdulaney@bridgeportwv.com. 

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify. 

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Swim Instructor

The Bridge Sports Complex
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Application submission deadline:
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Under the aquatics manager’s supervision, the Swim Instructor will lead and coordinate swim lessons while maintaining a positive and safe learning environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Teach various level swim lessons by following the provided curriculum from the American Red Cross.
  2. Ability to adapt teaching to the age, experience, and skills of class participants.
  3. Plan and prepare classes as assigned on a weekly and session basis.
  4. Manage participants’ behavior in class.
  5. Ensure a safe environment and provide a positive learning atmosphere.
  6. Communicate efficiently with both participants and parents about students’ progress and skills achieved.
  7. Evaluate and complete post-class checklists for participants’ feedback and potential advancement.
  8. Attend scheduled staff meetings and in-service training.
  9. Represent the City of Bridgeport, The Bridge Sports Complex, and Parks & Recreation with a professional appearance and attitude.
  10. Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

The ideal candidate will be at least 15 years of age and possess a willingness to learn. The successful applicant may be asked to obtain further certifications if deemed necessary by management.

Interested applicants can send resumes/applications to Jordan Hill, Human Resources Coordinator, City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330, or cdulaney@bridgeportwv.com. 

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify. 

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Youth Sports Team Member

The Bridge Sports Complex
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Application submission deadline:
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We are looking for fun and energetic team members who are eager to work with kids in a sport setting. The Youth Sports team members are responsible for creating a fun and memorable experience for all of those involved.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Communication & feedback with parents;
  2. Ability to follow the facility's safety protocols;
  3. Must be capable of working with a wide variety of ages;
  4. Running league and tournament equipment;
  5. Set-up for events and leagues at The Bridge Sports Complex;
  6. Other duties as assigned by the management.

The ideal candidate must be at least 15 years of age or older and possess a willingness to learn. Must be able to perform athletic activities. Must be willing to obtain First Aid, CPR, and child neglect recognition training. Certifications may be obtained after hiring and will be provided by the City of Bridgeport.

Interested applicants can apply by sending resumes/applications to Jordan Hill, Human Resources Coordinator, City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330, or cdulaney@bridgeportwv.com.

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify. 

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Lifeguard

The Bridge Sports Complex
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Application submission deadline:
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Job Summary:

Under the Aquatics Manager's supervision, the Lifeguard will ensure visitors' safety to our aquatic's facilities. Lifeguards will be responsible for explaining safety rules to guests, warning patrons about unsafe situations, and upholding the facilities' policies.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Maintain surveillance of patrons within the aquatic facility
  2. Prevent accidents and maintain a safe environment
  3. In the event of an emergency, act appropriately and swiftly to ensure the safety of patrons
  4. Maintain a high level of customer service
  5. Perform pool operations and cleaning duties as assigned
  6. Attend scheduled staff meetings and in-service training
  7. Enforce all rules and regulations as outlines at the city pool and The Bridge aquatic facility
  8. Represent the City of Bridgeport, The Bridge Sports Complex, and Parks & Recreation with a professional appearance and attitude
  9. Other duties as assigned by supervisor

The ideal candidate must be at least 15 years of age. He or she must maintain current Lifeguard Training, First Aid for the Professional Rescuer, and CPR for the Professional Rescuer training. Candidates are not required to have the certifications upon application to the position, but they must be obtained before hiring.

Interested applicants can apply by sending resumes/applications to Jordan Hill, Human Resources Coordinator, City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330, or cdulaney@bridgeportwv.com. 

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify. 

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Front Desk Team Member
The Bridge Sports Complex
City of Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV 26330

Application submission deadline:
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Job Summary:

We are looking for fun and energetic team members who are eager to provide excellent customer service to guests. If you love people, have a knack for customer service, and want to work in a place where you can make a difference while being part of an amazing team, we would like to hear from you!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Greet customers with a smile and set a friendly, positive experience
  2. Answer the phone, take messages, and redirect calls to the appropriate office
  3. Provide information about our facility
  4. Selling memberships, processing payments, signing guests up for various activities
  5. Ability to work in facility software management (Bond)
  6. Performs other related duties as required

The ideal candidate must be at least 15 years of age or older and possess a willingness to learn. Must be able to understand and follow instructions and have outstanding communication skills. Being passionate about life, fitness, and health is a plus. Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision, possess effective time management skills, and work flexible shifts around school and sports.

Interested applicants can apply on Indeed.com or send resumes/applications to Jordan Hill, Human Resources Coordinator, City of Bridgeport, 515 West Main St., Bridgeport, WV 26330, or cdulaney@bridgeportwv.com. 

EOE/M/F/D/V. This organization participates in E-Verify.