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

You may download the application below and return it to the IC for consideration.

Download General Application Form

Download the Camp Counselor Application

The IC 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.

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

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

Wait Staff

Wait Staff Job Summary: Wait staff and servers 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:

  • 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!

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.

Camp Counselors

Day Camp Counselor Position

We are looking for counselors to work with campers ages 4 years-old through 12 years-old in a day camp setting.

All counselors must be 16 years old by the beginning of camp.

Group Counselors

High school students – College students – Teachers

  • Must have previous experience working with children.
  • Responsible for supervising various age groups throughout the camp season.
  • Planning and directing various activities and events for the campers.
  • Assisting and supervising campers at swim lessons and free swim.

Activity Counselors

High school graduate (or equivalent) – College students – Teachers

  • Must have previous teaching experience in specific activity area.
  • Responsible for planning, preparing and teaching age appropriate activities pertaining to the specific activity for all age campers.
  • Assisting and supervising campers at swim lessons and free swim.
Music Activity Counselor
  • Compose individual group camp songs
  • Preparing music, age appropriate activities and games for all camp groups throughout the camp season.
Dance Activity Counselor
  • Choreograph individual group dances
  • Prepare age appropriate dance activities and games for all camp groups throughout the camp season.
Nature Activity Counselor
  • Prepare and teach age appropriate nature activities and games for all camp groups throughout the camp season.
Arts & Crafts Activity Counselor
  • Prepare and teach age appropriate arts & crafts projects for all camp groups throughout the camp season.
Sports Activity Counselor
  • Coach age appropriate sports areas (soccer, baseball, basketball, tennis and gym activities) for all camp groups throughout the camp season.
Fitness Activity Counselor
  • Prepare age appropriate fitness games/activities for all camp groups throughout the camp season.
Zumba Activity Counselor
  • Prepare age appropriate Zumba activities for all camp groups throughout the camp season.
Download the Camp Counselor Application

Pool Maintenance

Department: Aquatics

Reports to the Aquatics Director or Liaison

Job Summary

A seasonal position designed to provide pools and pool areas with efficient and constant care at regular intervals.

Duties and Resonsibilities

  • Maintain adequate levels of proper chemicals in all pools
  • Test levels of chemicals in pools and record data.
  • Clean pools on regular basis by skimming, scrubbing tiles, vacuuming, backwashing and brushing floors and walls.
  • Clear trash and debris from pool decks, walkways, snack bar patio and all surrounding bush and grass areas.
  • Clean lifeguard shed, remove debris and empty trash receptacles.
  • Set up pool and pool deck areas pre-season by raising umbrellas, setting up deck chairs, flags, lane lines, safety equipment and lifeguard chairs. Scrub and clean pool decks and deck chairs. Set up and clean out lifeguard shed.
  • Break down pool and pool deck areas post-season by storing umbrellas, removing deck chairs, flags, lane lines, safety equipment and lifeguard chairs. Scrub and clean pool decks and deck chairs. Clean out lifeguard shed.
  • Any other duties deemed necessary, reasonable and relevant as assigned by Aquatics Director.

Qualifications

  • Must be at least sixteen (16) years of age.
  • Must have ability to follow directions and interact well with staff, members and guests.
  • Possess effective verbal communication skills.
Working Conditions and Environment
  • Moderate periods of physical activity including but not limited to walking, lifting, crouching, bending and stretching.
  • Constant exposure to outdoor elements and temperatures including sun, wind, rain, heat and cold.
  • Subject to come in contact or be exposed to water, chlorine, pool treatment chemicals, blood, unpleasant odors and substances.
  • Frequent intervals of interaction with staff, members and guests.
  • Unexpected interruptions from staff, visitors, members or guests may occur throughout the workday.
  • Subject to loud noises from crowds, machinery or banquet/picnic functions which may occur throughout the workday.