Shelby County Parks 717 Burks Branch Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065 502.633.5059

Contact Us / Cancellations

See below for Cancellations, Job Openings, Employment Application, Park Hours and Direct Contacts.

CANCELLATIONS:  For current FAC, Park Program, and Athletics:  CLICK HERE.  To receive real-time cancellation information, sign up for text and/or e-mail alerts:  CLICK HERE.

EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION: 

Employment Application – Click this link if you wish to fill out & submit online
Employment Application – Click this link if you wish to print and submit in person

Current Position Openings as of 3/12/19: 

  • Fitness Instructors (multiple classes, certifications, etc.)
  • Custodians / Janitors (Part-Time)
  • Lifeguard (Part Time)
  • C3 School Camp Counselors (Part Time)
  • Aquatics Director (CLICK HERE FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION)
    Shelbyville-Shelby County Parks & Recreation, Kentucky is seeking an Aquatics Director for the Family Activity Center.  Position is full time with benefits. Under the supervision of the Director of Parks & Recreation and/or Asst. Director of Parks, performs supervision, programming and maintenance functions for the Department of Parks over a three-pool indoor/outdoor aquatic facility. Assist in the programming of the 40,000 sq. ft. Family Activity Center. Will be expected to work in other areas of the park and recreation programming and special events as needed. There will be weekend, night, overtime and holiday hours required in the work schedule. Application and full job description may be obtained at Family Activity Center office at Clear Creek Park, 717 Burks Branch Rd., Shelbyville, KY or online at http://shelbycountyparks.com/contact-us/.  Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Assistant Maintenance Supervisor (CLICK HERE FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION)
    • The Shelbyville/Shelby County Parks and Recreation Board is seeking an Assistant Maintenance Supervisor. Position is full time with benefits. Application and full job description may be obtained at the Family Activity Center office at Clear Creek Park, 717 Burks Branch Road, Shelbyville, KY 40065 or online at http://shelbycountyparks.com/contact-us/. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED supplemented by specialized training and/or two (2) years’ experience.  Should have good common sense and have good general knowledge of small engine repair, tractor & machinery repair, basic electrical work, basic carpentry and plumbing abilities.  Application and resume shall be turned into the Parks Office by 4:30pm on March 20th.  An Equal Opportunity Employer.

REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS:
None at this time.

 

PARK / TRAIL HOURS: 

All city and county parks and trails are open dawn to dusk except Clear Creek Park.

FAC hours click here.

Clear Creek Park Hours: 

  • April – October:  Mon – Fri:  5:30 AM – 10:00 PM / Sat – Sun 6:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • November – March:  Mon – Fri:  5:30 AM – 9:00 PM / Sat – Sun 7:00 AM – 9:00 PM

PARKS BOARD MEETING INFORMATION

board meeting information and public speaking policies   parks board bylaws   For additional parks board information, CLICK HERE

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

For general park system information, questions or concerns:

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: info@shelbycountyparks.com

Director of Parks and Recreation:

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email:

For Family Activity Center (FAC) and Waldridge Center information, questions, or concerns:

Lea Ann Wood, Business Operations Manager

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: lwood@shelbycountyparks.com

For Aquatics information including lap swimming, open swimming, swim teams, swim lessons, pool rentals and more:

Rachel Baines, FAC Aquatics Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: mailto:rbaines@shelbycountyparks.com

For Park Programs and special events information including After School Camp, Summer Camp and Holiday Camp (C3 Camps):

Jeff Ware, Park Program Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: jware@shelbycountyparks.com

For park youth and adult sports information:

Tod McLemore, Athletic Director/Asst. Parks Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: tmclemore@shelbycountyparks.com

Geralyn Groves, Athletics Secretary

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: ggroves@shelbycountyparks.com

Taylor Grayson, Assistant Athletics Director

717 Burks Branch Road
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Main Phone: (502) 633-5059
Fax Number: (502) 633-7924
Email: tgrayson@shelbycountyparks.com

OTHER PARK CONTACTS: 

Lake Shelby Campground: 502-633-5069

Red Orchard Park:

Shelby Trails Park:

Shelby County Parks Foundation: Clay Cottongim:  502-437-5344. Email:  ccottongim@shelbycountyparks.com

Clear Creek Trailblazers:  Ashley Coulter, 502-633-5059. Email: acoulter@shelbycountyparks.com

Finchville Park:  Shelter / meeting room rentals and park information:  Ashley Coulter, 502-633-5059. Email:  acoulter@shelbycountyparks.com

All other park system inquiresinfo@shelbycountyparks.com