Under administrative direction, the purpose of this position is to provide professional management, administrative and supervisory work in managing all facets of park facilities, personnel ,programming and scheduled activities for the City. Areas of assignment include but are not necessarily limited to: multiple community/eco centers; recreation, athletic and tennis facilities, fields and programs; special events; pool/aquatic facility operations; skatepark bandshell/amphitheater/stage; special populations and inclusion programs; and city-run programs located at local school sites. Work involves extensive report and record maintenance activities, and continual evaluation of the effectiveness and efficiency of assigned programs, facilities, and staff. Position functions with a high degree of latitude in independent judgment, selection of personnel ,program development and implementation, initiative, decision making and enforcement of policies ,procedures and regulations. Position is also responsible for budget development and implementing and/or enforcing City and Department policy and procedures, exercises considerable judgment and discretion in matters relating to personnel, purchasing requisitions and budget administration. Performs related work as directed.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree in a field relevant to assigned program(s), such as Leisure Services/Recreation, Sports Management, Tourism, Exercise Sports Science, Business Administration; supplemented by seven (8) years progressively responsible experience in recreational programming; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Requires a valid Florida driver license, class “E” and possession and maintenance of a driving record, which meets or exceeds minimum City driving standards. CPR and basic first aid training and certification. Certification of current Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) status by the National Recreation and Park Association preferred. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: The City of Naples is a Tobacco-Free Workplace. Applicants for the City of Naples must not have been a user of tobacco products for at least six (6) months 1/13/23, 9:01 AM Job Bulletin https://agency.governmentjobs.com/naplesfl/job_bulletin.cfm?JobID=3872229 4/4 immediately preceding an application for employment; and, if hired, must maintain non-use of tobacco products for the duration of employment with the City of Naples. Tobacco is defined as any lighted or unlighted cigarette, cigar, pipe, nicotine dispensing device, other types of smoking product, smokeless tobacco including dip, chew or snuff.
The City of Naples is located on the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida. The City has a population of about 21,000 and it is the cultural and activity center of Collier County. Naples is considered by many to be the crown jewel of Southwest Florida. Jobs within the City of Naples offer a wide range of opportunity. There are approximately 475 Full Time Employees and an additional 50 Part Time/Temporary. We are excited to meet you and welcome you to the team!