Oversees the development and coordination of recreational activities. Analyzes program offerings to determine if goals and community needs are being met. Supervises center staff and administration.
Supervision Received and Exercised
Receives direction from the Recreation Supervisor or other supervisory and management staff.
Acts as a formal first line supervisor, exercising direct supervision, including monitoring and formally evaluating employee performance, and participating in the selection and discipline of employees.
Bachelor's degree in any subject and three years (full-time) of increasingly responsible experience including one year of lead or supervisory experience in recreation program development, community center administration or a related field* including internships, work study or volunteer; OR
Two years of full-time general degree coursework and four years (full-time) of experience working in recreation or a related field* including internships, work study or volunteer, OR
Equivalent to graduation from high school and six years (full-time) of experience working in recreation or related field* including internships, work study or volunteer work
*In the above criteria, related field may include, but is not limited to, general education, sociology, gerontology, psychology, sports management, kinesiology, business management, and public, business or recreation administration.
Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) Certification by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) may substitute for one year of coursework.
License or Certificate
Possession of an appropriate, valid driver's license on the date of application, and maintenance thereafter.
Possession of First Aid/CPR/AED certificate is preferred but not required.
Fluency in Spanish is desirable.
Internal Number: 19SEP80045-O
About Government Agency
The city of Las Vegas was founded on May 15, 1905 and is home to more than 594,000 residents. The largest city in Nevada, Las Vegas is governed by Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman and six city council members. City Manager Scott D. Adams, who was appointed by the city council, oversees administrative duties and the city’s more than 3,000 employees.
Covering 133 square miles, the city of Las Vegas is building a world-class destination to showcase the best in arts, culture, entertainment and medicine by expanding the revitalization of downtown Las Vegas with projects like the World Market Center and Symphony Park. To create and encourage new development and redevelopment throughout the city, work is being done to increase and diversify the city’s economy and create jobs through business attraction, retention and expansion programs.
Beyond the glitz and glamour, there is another Las Vegas for residents that is vibrant, affordable, economically and ethnically diverse and progressive where citizens feel safe, enjoy their neighborhoods and can access their city government. The city offers more than 70 beautiful parks, in addition to 10 public golf courses and 12 swimming pools for resident...s and visitors alike.
The city also continues to make strides towards becoming one of the most sustainable cities in the world, focusing efforts on conserving water and energy, recycling and building city facilities to standards that have the least impact on the environment.
Website http://www.lasvegasnevada.gov Industry Government Administration Company size 1,001-5,000 employees Headquarters Las Vegas, Nevada Type Government Agency Founded 1905
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