The City of Vandalia, Ohio, is seeking an innovative, enthusiastic programmer to serve as a Recreation Manager at its state-of-the-art, 59,000 square-foot recreation facility. The facility features an indoor aquatics park, climbing wall, basketball/volleyball gymnasium, fitness center, walking/jogging track, indoor playground, aerobics/dance room, special events room, child care facilities and offices and meeting rooms.
Reporting to the Facility Manager, this Recreation Manager will specialize in programming-- performing a variety of professional and administrative work in planning, developing, directing and implementing our year ‘round, city-wide recreation program, including a highly-successful summertime day camp for youth. They will also be responsible for programming at the Recreation Center and throughout the community, including programs for pre-school, youth, adults, the Rec Center’s child care room, indoor playground, special events, teens, athletics and fitness. Responsibilities also include interviewing, hiring, training and supervising part time staff and supervision of all childcare functions and facilities within the Rec Center.
The successful candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation or closely related field and two or more years related experience and/or training. They must have strong administrative, organizational and communications skills and exhibit ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule that includes regular evenings, weekends and holidays. A valid driver’s license is also required.
Long recognized as the Crossroads of America, it’s no wonder so many are drawn to the opportunities that abound in Vandalia, Ohio. It is truly "The Perfect Fit."
With a population of 15,000 and located just seven miles north of Dayton at the intersection of Interstates 70 and 75---two of our nation’s busiest roadways---Vandalia residents enjoy “the good life…” amenities like a healthy, growing business climate; exemplary school district; quality residential neighborhoods; a championship golf course that is the essence of parkland golf and the Vandalia Rec Center-- featuring an indoor water park and 27-foot climbing wall.
To learn more about the many opportunities available in the City of Vandalia, visit the city's website-- www.vandaliaohio.org