Employment Opportunities

  • Part-time Rental Coverage: We are looking for people to staff rentals at our three community centers (East Juniata, Sixth Ward, BTW) mostly during the fall, winter, and spring. Duties include opening and closing the building and staying while the rental takes place. Hours will vary, most are weeknights and weekends. The wage is $10.00 per hour.

                 Employment Opportunities: We are hiring for the following positions:

  • Gate Keepers – $9.00
  • Concession Stand Workers – $9.00 per hour
  • Scorekeepers – $10.00 per game
  • Time Keepers – $8.00 per hour

Referees: Volleyball $15.00 per game; Soccer $15.00 per game for grades 1-2, $20.00 per game for grades 3-4; Flag football $22.00 per game for competitive, for grades K-1, $14.00 per game for grades 2, $18.00 per game for grades 3-4.

Basketball $22.00 per game for competitive, for grades K-1, $14.00 per game for grades 2 $18.00


  • Requirements: Reliable, Dependable, Friendly & outgoing, Desire to work outdoors or in a concession stand, Multi-Tasker.The minimum age requirement is 15 – must have all criminal clearances.


  • BTW Center – Volleyball
  • Garfield Park – Soccer
  • Vets Field – Football
  • Sixth Ward Center- Basketball
  • East Juniata Center-Basketball

 Pick up an application at the Recreation Office, 2101 Fifth Avenue, Monday-Friday from 8:15 to 3:45, or find one on the About Us tab under Forms



The Central Blair  Recreation & Park Commission Board of Directors is made up of the following members:

  • Joe Carper – City of Altoona Representative
  • Omar Strom – City of Altoona Representative
  • Matt Pacifico – City of Altoona Representative
  • Kelly Irwin Adams – Altoona Area School District Representative
  • David Francis – Altoona Area School District Resprentative
  •  Phil Riccio – Altoona Area School District Representative
  • Tim Brown – Logan Township Representative
  • Joseph MetzgarLogan Township Representative
  • Ed FrontinoLogan Township Representative

Click on the links below to view the board minutes from the board meeting that were approved in the board meeting


]Jan.2022 board minutes 

                                                         [March-2022 board minutes

                                                         [May 2022 board minutes

                                                           September, 2022 board minutes



The following is a list of upcoming Board Meetings for 2022:

The board meetings will be held at 3:30 PM

          January 19, 2023, 


        March 16, 2023,   


May 18, 2023  Agenda-May.

  July 20, 2023, 

 September 21, 2023

         November 16, 2023