This is the perfect job for anyone who is outgoing, enthusiastic, and fun!  Responsibility is to work with the Fort Ritchie Community Center team to provide the best experiences possible for local residents including children, teens, adults, and senior citizens.  Tasks for the Recreation Assistant / Customer Service position include: 


  • Assist in program planning and implementation  
  • Operate Information Desk in positive and professional manner 
  • Provide professional and friendly interactions with teammates, members, guests, and visitors 
  • Complete transactions such as opening new membership accounts and accepting payment for activities 
  • Maintain daily financial accounts and reconcile transactions as needed 
  • Provide quality customer service experiences  
  • Maintain and improve the safety and cleanliness of the Community Center 
  • Assist visitors and members by being knowledgeable on programs and activities 
  • Contribute to the team effort of improving lives 

Desired Qualifications / Skills

  • Enthusiasm 
  • Initiative 
  • Communicating (in person/phone) 
  • Problem solving 
  • Listening 
  • Cleaning 
  • Resolving conflict 
  • Analyzing information 
  • Multi-tasking 
  • Proficient with technology 


Early morning, daytime, and evening shifts are available. Community events and program shifts are scheduled based on the specifics of each activity.

Contact Us Today

Please complete the contact form below and a Fort Ritchie Community Center representative will be in touch.

Mailing Address

Fort Ritchie Community Center, 
14421 Lake Royer Drive, P.O. Box 755
Cascade, MD 21719

Office/Courtesy Desk: +1 (301) 241-5085
Fax: (301) 241-5081

Hours of Operation

5:30 am – 8:30 pm
Friday  5:30 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday  9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday  12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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