Under the general supervision of the Director of Parks and Recreation, the Assistant Director performs administrative, supervisory, professional work in planning, development and operation of a comprehensive public recreation program. This position will also have responsibilities in the areas of parks supervision and special events.
Plans and manages a comprehensive citywide recreation program including athletic leagues, instructional programs, day camps, and special events; manages the outdoor community pool along with programs therein; including staffing, maintenance, and upkeep; responsible for the marketing and promotion of parks and recreation programs and facilities, including assisting with input on web pages and social media; trains, supervises and evaluates work performance of seasonal personnel, makes recommendations for hiring and termination; prepares schedules and assignments for recreation personnel; Prepares and manages annual budget for recreation program functions. Approves purchases of supplies and operating inventory for recreation programs. Develops alternative funding sources for programs and improvements; performs public relations duties; responds to complaints; handles rules enforcement and subsequent disciplinary follow up; prepares news releases, information and marketing bulletins or other publicity on recreation activities; schedules facilities with school districts and other entities for program use; provides backup to clerical staff for answering phones, assisting at registration counter; providing clerical support;performs other duties as assigned.
***Compensation also includes housing consisting of 3 bedroom 2 bath house and all city utilities provided.***
*Please include cover letter, resume, references and completed application to firstname.lastname@example.org
Education and Experience -- Bachelor's Degree in leisure services, recreation administration, physical education, or a closely related field experience in supervising recreation programs, or any equivalent combination of education and experience
About City of Vinton
Vinton is a growing community with population was 5,257, in the northern part of the Cedar Rapids Metropolitan Area. It is the county seat of Benton County