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Employment

If you are interested in potential employment opportunities at The Italian Center of Stamford then please contact Nicole Chiappetta at employment@italiancenter.org for open positions.

You may download the application to the right and return it to the Italian Center for consideration.

 Job Openings


 

Lifeguards

Lifeguard Job Summary: Monitor activities in swimming areas and pool decks to prevent accidents and provide assistance and protection to swimmers as well as other members in pool areas.

 Other duties include, but are not limited to:

Caution swimmers regarding prohibited conduct
*Rescue endangered swimmers using authorized techniques and equipment
*Administer authorized life-saving procedures if necessary
*Assist supervisor in shutting down and re-opening pools when necessary
*Follow procedures for safe use of pool chemicals, cleaners and equipment
*Complete and maintain records of weather conditions and all relevant incident information

All applicants must –
*Possess current Red Cross lifeguard training certification
*Have ability to apply learned skills to actual situations
*Have ability to follow directions and interact well with staff, members and guests

 If you are certified, dependable and professional, please submit your application and/or resume

Required experience:

  • 1 year – Newly certified will also be considered

Required license or certification:

  • Lifeguard Certification

 Salary commensurate with experience

Swim Instructors

Swim Instructor Job Summary: Instruct participants in proper methods and techniques of swimming including stroke development, breathing rhythms, endurance and speed.

Other duties include (but not limited to)

*Provide safety precaution information to participants
*Rescue endangered swimmers using authorized techniques and equipment
*Administer life-saving procedures if necessary
*Record and submit all private lesson information on a weekly basis

All applicants must
*Possess current Red Cross lifeguard training certification
*Possess current WSI Certification
*Have ability to apply learned skills to actual situations
*Have ability to follow directions and interact well with staff, members and guests

If you are certified, dependable and professional, please submit your application and/or resume

Required experience:

  • 1 year – Newly certified will also be considered

Required license or certification:

  • WSI Certification

Day Camp Counselors

Applications are being accepted for all camp counselor positions. Counselors will work with campers ages 3-12 years-old. Camp is in session June 25-August 16.

Group Counselor

Group Counselors will work with various camp groups throughout the day.

Junior Counselors must be 16 years-old by June 25.

Senior Counselors must have completed high school (or equivalent) and have previous relevant experience.

Activity Counselor

Activity Counselors must have college or teaching experience in one of the following activities:

  • Dance
  • Music
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Nature
  • Sports – fitness, baseball, soccer and/or zumba

To apply for a Camp Counselor position, Italian Center Day Camp Job Application.

For more information, please contact Karyn Wahnowsky at daycamp@italiancenter.org

Wait Staff and Bartenders

Wait staff and bartenders are needed for Serafina at the IC. Serafina offers gracious hospitality, personalized service and professional catering, all in luxuriously renovated banquet facilities.  Be a part of the team hosting and serving meals to our distinguished guests in one of our three elegant banquet rooms or our beautiful outdoor picnic area.

Flexible hours – Days/Evenings/Weekends

If you are an experienced, polished professional with top level customer service and communication skills, please submit your resume for immediate consideration. Large or high volume experience a plus.

Essential Duties include but are not limited to:

Wait Staff

  • Greeting guests upon their arrival.
  • Take orders, deliver to kitchen and check on progress and completion of meal preparation.
  • Serve guests in a timely, friendly, professional manner.
  • Check with guests to guarantee they are pleased with their meal and service and take action to correct any problems.
  • Ensure the total enjoyment and satisfaction of your guests!

Bartenders

  • Greet guests upon their arrival. Check identification of guests in order to verify age requirements.
  • Take beverage orders from guests. Prepare drinks accurately and in a timely manner. Serve drinks to guests in a friendly, professional style.
  • Stock bar with appropriate beverages, mixes, glasses, napkins and other accessories.
  • Clean bar and work areas. Maintain clean glasses, utensils and bar equipment.
  • Ensure the total enjoyment and satisfaction of your guests!

Working Conditions and Environment  

  • Constant periods of standing and walking throughout banquet/picnic areas and kitchen.
  • Occasional periods of light to moderate physical activity including lifting, pushing or pulling. 
  • Subject to temperature fluctuations from kitchen to banquet rooms or outdoor weather.
  • Continuous interaction with staff and guests.
  • Frequent exposure to loud music and noisy crowds.

The Italian Center is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, color, sex, marital status, age, veteran status, or disability. It is our intention that all qualified applications be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions are based on job-related factors.