Aquatics, Health & Wellness, Recreation, Recreation Programming
4 Year Degree
The City of Miamisburg’s Parks and Recreation Department serves approximately 50,000 residents, with a service area that including surrounding Miami Township. Overseeing and maintaining 20 neighborhood and community parks, a Community Center, an Aquatic Center, skate park, dog park, numerous community recreation programs and events, and one nine-hole golf course that has been part of the community for over 60 years.
The Parks and Recreation Superintendent reports directly to the Parks and Recreation Director and performs a variety of skilled, supervisory and administrative tasks to improve, increase and maintain opportunities for the community to Play, Discover and Grow. This professional position is responsible for planning, developing, monitoring, organizing, evaluating, motivating and leading the Recreation and Special Events Division of the Parks and Recreation Department.
The Superintendent will lead development, implementation and evaluation of programming, events and recreation facility operations for all ages and abilities. The Superintendent is responsible for research of opportunities, collecting and analyzing data, incorporating public input and evaluation, and ensuring excellent customer service while developing action plans and budgets, directing through supervisory of personnel; and evaluating the effectiveness of accomplishments to implement modifications as necessary.
Education & Experience: • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Recreation, Tourism, Business Management, Urban Affairs, Communications or related field. • A minimum of five years of experience in an administrative role, including supervision of staff in recreation and special events management or a related field. • Certified Parks and Recreation Professional preferred. • Experience in Capital and Operating budget development and management. A combination of education, experience and training may be applied in accordance with the City of Miamisburg policy. Additional Qualifications: • Knowledge of leading a comprehensive recreation and special event division. • Operational knowledge of current Microsoft Office Suite software and ability to learn and use recreation software. • Strong organizational, interpersonal and conflict management skills. • Effective verbal and written communication skills. • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
The chosen candidate will be required to obtain and maintain the following licensures and certifications once hired: • Aquatic Facility Operators Certification or Certified Pool Operator Certification • CPR/First Aid Certification
Additional Salary Information: Applications can be found on this website. Interested individuals should submit their application, resume and cover letter to Human Resources Director Leslie Kohli at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin on Friday, February 5, 2021 and will continue until position is filled.
Disclaimer: The City of Miamisburg considers all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
About City of Miamisburg Parks & Recreation
The City of Miamisburg is a full-service community of approximately 20,000 residents located just minutes south of Dayton in Ohio's celebrated Miami Valley, a region known for its innovative spirit. Established in 1818, our City today is distinguished by a deep appreciation of its rich heritage combined with a progressive vision for the future. It's a blend that adds to our uniqueness and provides a real sense of community among our residents. There is an unmistakable spirit in Miamisburg today. The City's ascent as a vibrant, growing, suburban community, along with a genuine commitment to preserving its historic character, makes it an ideal destination for the 21st century.
Families look to this community for friendly neighbors, award-winning schools, a wide range of housing options and recreational programming/facilities for all age groups. Businesses look to Miamisburg for diverse commercial opportunities, a modern infrastructure, convenient access to major highways and a user-friendly approach from elected officials and economic development professionals