Home Job Board Community Recreation Manager
|City of Grande Prairie||
Posted Date: June 15, 2023
Closing Date: June 23, 2023
|Contact||The City of Grande Prairie|
Reporting to the Director the Community Recreation Manager is a member of the Sports Development, Wellness and Culture Department. You are responsible for leadership in the area of community development as it pertains to recreation and culture opportunities, community partnerships and their organizational health, as well as identification of issues, gaps, and opportunities as they relate to recreation and culture. You are also responsible for partnerships with internal departments, other municipalities, community groups, and other levels of government departments and agencies. You develop and administer operating and capital budgets as approved by Council. The position acts as a municipal resource relative to community recreation, services, and facilities. It involves considerable engagement with user groups, community organizations, and the general public. The Manager is expected to have considerable independent judgment, action, and initiative.
Monday to Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm; 40 hours per week. Evening and weekend work will be required for events.
F band – $48.36 per hour
You will need to have a class 5 Driver’s License and possess a clean Criminal Record Check.
We thank you in advance for your interest. Those selected for an interview will be contacted by phone or email. We will email those who did not make it to the interview stage within 60 days of the closing date of this job posting.
1. Submit a cover letter and resume using this link below.
2. Applications will be reviewed, and short-listed and interviews will be scheduled.
Note: Once you apply and upload a resume you should receive an email confirming that your application has been submitted for this position. If you receive this email, there is NO further need to contact us regarding this position.
This posting may be used to fill future vacancies in this position.
This posting may be used to fill more than one position.
This posting will be open until a suitable candidate(s) is/are found.
Due to the high number of applications we receive per job posting, we cannot answer job-specific questions before the interview. If you are successful in getting to the job interview stage, we will be more than happy to answer any questions you might have at that time.
The Alberta Recreation & Parks Association would like to acknowledge the First Nations, the Métis, and all of the people across Alberta who share a history and a deep connection with this land. We dedicate ourselves to moving forward in partnership with Indigenous communities in the spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.