The City of Mesa is a great place to work! In addition to competitive salaries, the City also has a generous amount of other benefits available. For more information, please see our website: http://mesaaz.gov/benefits/
Recreation Supervisor - Aquatics
($60,435.70 - 88,566.40Annually)
A Recreation Supervisor is responsible for the development, implementation, and supervision of comprehensive recreational service delivery to the public.
Conducting research to anticipate and plan needed recreational services
Securing and managing necessary budget, facility and personnel resources to safely deliver high quality programs and services
Facilitating marketing and social media efforts to keep the community aware and involved in service delivery
Selecting, training, supervising and evaluating full-time and part-time recreational staff, temporary agency workers, and volunteers
Developing and monitoring assigned program budgets and expenditures
Interacting with a variety of community groups, special interest groups, private and governmental agencies, and educational institutions, and assisting with development and implementation of departmental goals and objectives
Work requires the exercise of considerable initiative and independent judgment
May be rotated or transferred to other facilities and/or assignments based on department or seasonal needs
This class performs related duties as require
Employees may be required to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
Supervision is received from the Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities (PRCF) Administrator who reviews work through conferences, reports, and results achieved
This class is FLSA exempt executive.
Employee Values: All employees of the City of Mesa are expected to uphold and exhibit the City's shared employee values of Knowledge, Respect, and Integrity.
Minimum Qualifications Required:
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Recreation, Leisure Services, or a related field
Extensive (5+ years) professional recreation programming experience, including good (1 - 3 years) experience in a supervisory capacity
Must possess a valid Arizona Driver's License by hire or promotion date
Must possess certification in American Red Cross Lifeguard/AED at time of hire
Must possess certification as American Red Cross Lifeguard/AED Trainer within six months of hire date
Substance Abuse Testing:
Due to the safety and/or security sensitive nature of this classification, individuals shall be subject to pre-employment or pre-placement alcohol, drug and/or controlled substance testing as outlined in City policy and procedures
Municipal recreation experience related to the assignment area
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's Degree in Recreation, Leisure Services, or a related field
Membership in the Arizona Parks and Recreation Association
Membership in the National Recreation and Parks Association (NRPA)
Certification in American Red Cross Water Safety (WSI), and WSI Instructor or equivalent
Certification as a Certified Pool Operator (CPO), and/or Aquatic Facility Operator (AFO), and Aquatic Professional Designation or Membership with the Association for Aquatic Professionals is preferred
City of Mesa offers a competitive benefits package. A CITY OF MESA ONLINE APPLICATION IS REQUIRED. Applications will be available as of the opening date of 07/6/18 with apply by date of 7/19/18. For complete job description, requirements and online application form, please visit our web site at: www.mesaaz.gov/jobs.
City of Mesa is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
About City of Mesa
The City of Mesa, located in Maricopa County, is one of the nation's fastest-growing cities. Mesa is the third-largest city in Arizona and the nation's 38th-largest city. The City provides the advantages of a thriving metropolis while maintaining the feel of a suburban environment.Just 15 miles east of Phoenix, Mesa covers 132 square miles.With dynamic recreational, educational and business environments, Mesa enjoys the best in a variety of amenities including parks within easy walking distance from home, a variety of sports facilities that cater to athletes young and old, highly rated golf courses for every skill level, a diversity of special events and community festivals, and Mesa's ever-popular Chicago Cubs Spring Training baseball.