The Recreation Supervisor over the Aquatics Center deals with significant program and administrative responsibilities. The position is assigned to aquatic activities, events and programs and is expected to effectively plan, organize and promote all aspects of the program, including coordination of community resources and supervising numerous temporary and part-time personnel, assists in other recreation events, and performs related work as required.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Possession of a Bachelor's degree in recreation or a related field AND at least one (1) year of responsible, professional experience in recreation management with demonstration of effective facility management, recreation programming, facilitation of contracts, sponsorship management, marketing, and promotions. Experience working with a public agency is highly desirable. Bilingual skills is also desirable.
LICENSE REQUIRED: Possession of a valid and appropriate: California Driver's License; CPR for the professional Rescuer; First Aid certification; and Lifeguard Training Certificate. Possession of, or ability to obtain within probationary period, Lifeguard Instructor Certificate and Water Safety Certificate, and Certified Pool Operators Certification. The following certifications also desirable within one year of hire: Instructor Trainer for Water Safety Instruction; Therapeutic Water Exercise Certification; and Title 22 Instructor Certification.
KNOWLEDGE OF: Philosophy, principles and techniques of public recreation programs; principles of personnel selection, supervision, training and evaluation; public relations principles and practices; procedures and techniques of budget preparation and administration; principles of recreation safety and first aid techniques; modern office methods, practices, procedures and equipment; and English usage, spelling, grammar punctuation.
ABILITY TO: Plan, organize, and lead others in implementing a City's aquatics program; schedule recreation programs and facilities; interpret community needs and adapt to designated program assignments; promote community interests in recreation; communicate effectively both orally and in writing; operate a vehicle observing legal and defensive driving practices; understand and carry out oral and written instruction; establish and maintain effective relationships with those contacted in the course of work; and work effectively in a high-paced. multi-tasked environment.
Internal Number: 6161018
About City of Lompoc
The City of Lompoc (pop. approx. 43,000) is located between San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, California. 350 Full Time Employees.