Job Summary: This position is responsible for developing, organizing and supervising a variety of athletic programs for the citizens of Rome-Floyd County.
Plans, organizes and coordinates a diversified program of sports and special events; contracts with associations to schedule umpires and other officials for events. Develop and coordinate player and coaching clinics and training sessions. Assures that programs offered are consistent with department goals and conducts program evaluations upon completion. Recruits, trains, supervises and evaluates officials, part-time seasonal personnel and volunteers. Provides information about programs for brochures, pamphlets and newspaper articles and makes presentations to community organizations. Coordinates all-star team events including selecting players and coaches, hosting tournaments and traveling to out of town events, and with local, state and national governing bodies coordinates practices and provides overall direction for athletic programs of the department. Coordinates activities with the maintenance staff to assure upkeep and preparation of the of facilities. Maintains detailed records of athletic programs and event activities, maintains hours worked by employees and submits to administration for payment. Coordinates with community and civic organizations concerning athletic special events. Inventories equipment; prepares bids for equipment purchases. Coordinates with local, state and national organizations as necessary. Prepares all required paperwork and reports including activity reports, program and usage reports and expenditure reports. Engages in professional development activities and performs other related duties as assigned.
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Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an internship or having a similar position for one or two years. Possession of or the ability to readily obtain a valid drivers license issued by the state of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.
The Director of Parks and Recreation is responsible for the general administration of the Department and for carrying out the policies recommended by the Authority when approved by the appropriate governing body. In conjunction with the County and City Managers, the Parks and Recreation Director shall be the agent of the Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation Authority and to that end shall supervise the... operation of all the Department’s activities. Please visit www.romefloyd.com for PDF of job and community overview. You may also request a full job description.