Shooting Range Safety Assistant (vol) - Lkld - Saddle Creek Park


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Polk County Parks & Recreation (Saddle Creek Park)3680 Morgan Combee RoadLakeland, FL 33801

About

According to the National Shooting Sports Foundation, "more Americans target shoot each year than the number of people who live in the entire state of Florida or New York". Safety of course, is key in ensuring that everyone has fun. Shooting Range Safety Assistants (volunteers) for Polk County's Saddle Creek Park Outdoor Shooting Range do the following:

  • Assist the Shooting Range Safety Officer, by serving as an extra set of eyes & helping-hands in maintaining a safe atmosphere and ensuring range rules are upheld.
  • Collect, sort & remove live rounds & prepare spent shells for scheduled pick-up.
  • Interact with the general public, staff & agencies in a professional & courteous manner.
  • Follow instructions from the appointed Range staff and management personnel.
  • Assist with other duties as needed.
  • Training is provided.

DAYS / TIME: Choose any day(s) Wednesdays, Fridays o Saturdays that meet with your availability. Choose a morning or afternoon shift between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. The range is open on Wednesdays, Fridays & Saturdays.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Assignment requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., good vision and hearing ability and the ability to work outdoors.
  • Must also be able to read, give, & follow instructions; comfortable & competent around firearms, constant gunfire, and emergency situations;
  • Able to interact with public, staff, and local agencies in a professional and courteous manner.
  • FDLE Level II Background screen is required & will be provided at no cost to the volunteer.

This is a great way to gain experience for your resume! Help make a difference in helping provide a safe and fun environment for people to enjoy recreational shooting as well as practicing for personal protection purposes.

Skills

  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Safety & Disaster Education

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Flexible
  • See description
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