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Recreation Leader


Listing Summary

Organization:  City of Tucker Parks & Recreation Department

Date Posted:  12/31/2020

Date Needed:  NLT 2/15/2021

City:  Tucker

Location:  Georgia

Country:  United States

Primary Category:  Recreation Leader

Type of Position:  Full-Time


Job Summary

The purpose of this position is to develop and implement a variety of recreation programs and special events for the City of Tucker

Essential Job Duties

Under the general supervision of the Parks and Recreation Director:

  • Produces and administers a variety of recreation programs and special events offerings in a variety of park settings for the general public; conducts program, activity and product research; recruits instructors, presenters, and volunteers necessary to deliver quality programs
  • Coordinates and plans camps to coincide with school breaks (summer, fall, winter, spring, etc.); recruit and train camp staff; responsible for camp scheduling, including reserving needed facilities.
  • Coordinates with the Communications Department to assist in marketing for department programs and events including advertising and promotional platforms, social media, website content, publications, surveys, etc.
  • Coordinates and organizes a variety of special events and develops new events with volunteer participation and sponsorship.
  • Develops, manages, and maintains budgets and financial records for all program offerings
  • Assists departmental staff with various events and programs as needed
  • Serves as public contact for department events and marketing efforts.
  • Evaluates organizational performance and recommends program improvements; implements work unit goals and objectives that are aligned with department strategic initiatives; analyzes policy and recommends policy modifications; maintains statistical data to support the department strategic planning process; participates in special projects as recommended
  • Represents the department on various appointed City committees.

Minimum Requirements of Position

  • Bachelor’s degree in Recreation, or related field; supplemented by experience that includes dealing with the general public, planning and implementing recreational programs.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver's license.

How to Apply / Contact:

If interested, please submit Resume to the following email below:

Subject:           Parks and Recreation

Attn:                Rip Robertson or Frances Vogel


Phone:            470-481-0205

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