Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District (THPRD) seeks a Center Supervisor who can help achieve our vision: we will enhance healthy and active lifestyles while connecting more people to nature, parks, and programs. We will do this through stewardship of public resources and by providing programs/spaces to fulfill unmet needs. Click here to learn more and apply online.
Under the direction of the Recreation Department Manager, the Center Supervisor manages the programs and operations of the Cedar Hills Recreation Center with a budget of $2.6 million, supervising 8 regular status and up to 50 part-time and seasonal staff depending upon time of year. The Center provides a variety of classes, preschool programs, childcare, school-age camps and after-school programming, group fitness, and special events. The Center Supervisor will lead and develop staff and collaborate with colleagues at all levels throughout the district to build and maintain a positive work environment and provide exceptional recreation services to patrons of all backgrounds and abilities in the community.
Qualified applicants will possess at least five years of experience in park and recreation leadership and management with at least three years supervising full-time, regular status staff as well as a four-year degree from an accredited university with coursework in: park and recreation management, leisure services, public administration, or a related field. Well-qualified candidates will be Certified Park & Recreation Professionals, will be culturally aware and continuous learners, and will have prior experience running a recreation center. The selected candidate will demonstrate the ability to lead a team and move toward a unified vision.
Submit your application by Sunday, November 17th to be considered for this exceptional career opportunity in the vibrant Pacific Northwest! Finalists will be required to participate in an on-site hiring interview and chance to meet the staff, but early steps will be conducted by phone and video for out of area candidates! Contact the District's HR Manager at email@example.com or (503) 614-1200 for confidential inquiries regarding this fantastic opportunity.
A typical way to qualify includes:
At least 5 years of experience in recreation management including 3 years experience supervising and providing leadership to full-time, regular status staff.
A four-year degree from an accredited college with course work in: park and recreation management, leisure services, or a related field.
Preferred qualifications include:
Certified Park & Recreation Professional
Bilingual in Spanish
Additional Salary Information: Fantastic benefit package including fully paid health benefit options, a THPRD (non-PERS) pension plan, paid time off, and training and professional development support.
About Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District (THPRD), established in 1955, is the largest special
park district in the state of Oregon. THPRD serves over 250,000 Washington County
residents in an area that spans 50 square miles. People of all ages benefit from classes
and programs, 99 park sites with active recreational amenities, nearly 70 miles of trails,
eight swim centers, six recreation centers, and about 1,500 acres of natural areas. The
district's 2019/2020 annual operating budget of over $51 million supports nearly 200 fulltime employees and up to 1,000 other part-time and seasonal employees depending on
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