Recreation Supervisor - Special Events & Senior Programs
City of Blue Springs, MO
January 3, 2018
Blue Springs, Missouri
Starting at 16.67
Full-time - Experienced
Recreation, Recreation Programming, Senior Programming, Special Events/Tourism
4 Year Degree
Responsibilities: Plans, organizes and supervises community and family special events, senior programs and various recreational programs. Responsible for the development and marketing the diverse program opportunities. Selects, hires and trains paid and volunteer recreational staff. Acts as the staff liaison and provides assistance and leadership to various civic groups. Assists in identifying, developing and maintaining recreational programming. Administers contracts with various groups and vendors. Assists in the preparation and maintenance of the recreation division and senior services budget. Assists with program registration and front counter operations. Provides on-site supervision and various programs and special events. Administers the City’s human resources policies and procedures within the division. Assists the Marketing Coordinator in promoting, advertising and marketing division programming and activities.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in recreation or leisure administration or related field. Must possess and maintain valid state driver’s license, CPR/AED certification and first aid certification. One year experience in recreation, leisure or related field. Skill in effective verbal and written communication; skill in the effective administration of City and Department policies and procedures; skill in the operation of common office machines; skill in evaluating job applicant qualifications and employee performance. Ability to organize, plan and direct the work of subordinate staff; ability to prepare and maintain accurate records and reports; ability to identify trends, program needs, and opportunities within the recreation field; knowledge of recreational and senior program; knowledge of the principles and practices of recreational program management.