potential of 3-5% raise after successful completion of 6-month probationary period
4 Year Degree
The City of Fredericksburg is seeking applications for a Recreation Coordinator. Under general supervision of the Recreation Superintendent, the Recreation Coordinator is responsible for organizing, supervising, and coordinating program development of aquatics and athletic recreational services, special events and facility use operations of City aquatics and athletic facilities and associated staff. A bachelor’s degree in parks and recreation or a related field of study is preferred, plus three (3) years of experience. Certified pool operator, American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer, Lifeguard Instructor and Standard First Aid certifications required or ability to obtain within six (6) months. Availability and willingness to work weekends, evenings, and holidays. Available for after hours response. Salary is $57,000 per year. Benefits include retirement plan, group health insurance, paid vacation, and paid holidays. Applications may be picked up at 126 West Main, Fredericksburg, TX 78624, or downloaded at http://fbgtx.org/DocumentCenter/Home/View/36. Resumes may be submitted, but not as a substitute for completed applications. For more information, contact Andrea Schmidt, Director of Parks and Recreation, at (830) 990-2018 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Parks and Recreation or related field and three (3) years of experience in aquatic or athletic operations, leadership, directly related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Certified pool operator certification, or the ability to obtained within six (6) months from date of hire. American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer, American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification, American Red Cross Standard First Aid. Certifications required or ability to obtain within six (6) months. Availability and willingness to work weekends, evenings, and holidays. Available for emergency response. Computer/Email/Microsoft Excel/Word/Power Point software experience required.