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RECREATION PROGRAMMER

Central Arkansas Workforce Development Area Benton, AR

  • Expired: May 03, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION OF RECREATION PROGRAMMER:The Recreation Programmer is responsible for organizing, planning and implementing recreation programs for people of all ages. The incumbent also builds and maintains partnerships with local schools and businesses.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF RECREATION PROGRAMMER:Plans, organizes, conducts and coordinates a wide variety of recreational and community service programs at City parksMeets with public groups and communities to explain and promote programs;Responsible for the day-to-day operations, including janitorial, maintenance and usage during recreational and community service programsResponsible for rental, City usage and community programming of facilities;Prepares a variety of reports and other documents such as operating, activity and statistical reports, promotional materials and agenda items;Presents program materials to interested groups;Provides input for the development of budgets, including determining... staffing and materials; Develops fundraising campaigns and solicits sponsor and sponsorship packages;Oversees rental and registration activities and ensures accurate record keeping for program receipts;Maintains contacts with neighborhood groups, schools, businesses, law enforcement agencies, volunteer and other community groups and provides necessary coordination of services;Point of contact for seasonal staff, umpires, referees and volunteers;Assists with workout equipment cleaning and maintenance;Plans, organizes, conducts and coordinates a wide variety of special events for the Parks & Recreation Department;Meets with public groups and communities to explain and promote events; Works with Groundskeeping and Facility Staff to ensure successful operation of events;Serve as event contact during event as assigned;Prepares a variety of reports and other documents such as operating, activity and statistical reports, promotional materials and agenda items;Presents promotional materials to interested groups;Provides input into the development of budgets, including determining staffing and materials; Develops fundraising campaigns and solicits sponsor and sponsorship packages.Oversees special events rental and registration activities;Maintains contacts with neighborhood groups, schools, businesses, law enforcement agencies, volunteer and other community groups and provides necessary coordination of services;Uses advertising and marketing practices to best promote special events and activities to citizens and potential users.Reviews time and attendance reports and makes corrections before submission to payroll;Other duties as assigned.QUALIFICATIONS OF RECREATION PROGRAMMER:High School Diploma or equivalent;Bacheloras degree in Parks & Recreation Management preferred;Two (2) to Three (3) yearsa related preferred;American Red Cross Certification preferred;Certified Parks & Recreation Professional (CPRP) preferred;Group Fitness Certification preferred;Fitness Equipment Preventative Maintenance Certification preferred;Energetic personality with strong interpersonal communication skills;High attention to detail and accuracy;Skilled in managing multiple tasks/projects along with the ability to work in a self-directed manner;Strong sense of ownership and initiative, collaborative and flexible attitude;Proficient in MS Office;Ability to work overtime, evenings and weekends;Valid Arkansas Driversa License.About the Central Arkansas Workforce Development AreaThe Central Arkansas Workforce Development Centers specialize in recruiting and placing skilled professionals in a variety of industries on behalf of employers in Central Arkansas.

We help people find jobs and provide workforce solutions to businesses. CAPDD/Arkansas Workforce Center is an "equal opportunity employer/program," and "auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities." Arkansas Relay Service: 1-800-285-1121 (Voice) 1-800-285-1131 (TDD) or TDD 711.Powered by

Central Arkansas Workforce Development Area

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Benton, AR
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Sports and Recreation

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