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Manager of Recreation
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EMPLOYER: Town of Arnprior

JOB DESCRIPTION:


Job Summary: Under the general direction of the General Manager, Client Services/Treasurer, the Manager of Recreation is responsible for the effective planning and operation of the Corporation’s recreation administration and program services, in accordance with related legislation, policies and regulations. The Manager participates in the development and implementation of procedures, goals and objectives for Recreation Services. The role is accountable for the forecasting, preparation and control of operating and capital budgets. The Manager will prepare reports/presentations and attend meetings as required, provide direct supervision and guidance to the Recreation Supervisors, Customer Service Representative(s), programming staff, and volunteer(s), participate in employee/labour relations, maintain safe work measures and provide leadership support for all Program and Administrative Recreation staff.

Qualifications: The successful candidate shall have completed a post-secondary diploma or undergraduate degree in recreation studies (or related field), possess current First Aid and CPR Certifications, a Pool Supervisors Certificate and Ontario Recreation Facilities Association (ORFA) Certification (or the ability to acquire within a reasonable time period). The candidate will have a minimum of five-six (5-6) years of progressive experience in municipal government and in the management of recreation programs, including at least five (5) years of supervisory and/or management experience. They will also possess an understanding of expenditures, and forecasting, preparing and monitoring annual capital and operation budgets. For the complete job description please consult the Town website at www.arnprior.ca/grow/employment.

Interested candidates are invited to submit an application in confidence by 3:00 PM (local time) on Thursday, February 8th, 2018, quoting “Manager of Recreation” attention to Laura Garbuio, Human Resources Officer by:

Mail: Town of Arnprior

105 Elgin St. W.

Arnprior, ON K7S 0A8

E-mail: lgarbuio@arnprior.ca       

Facsimile: (613) 623-8091

If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process please email Laura Garbuio at lgarbuio@arnprior.ca. All applicants are thanked for their interest. Only the candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of candidate selection. The Town is committed to maintaining an equitable work environment and welcomes submissions from all qualified applicants.


START DATE: 02/01/2018

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