(Open to Internal and External Applicants)
SUPERINTENDENT OF RECREATION
*PENDING FINAL CITY COUNCIL APPROVAL*
Plan, organize, staff and administer a diverse and comprehensive recreation program for the Springfield-Greene County Park Board. Recreation programs include both traditional recreation activities as well as non-traditional activities such as extreme sports and management of a professional tennis team.
Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation or related area plus six years of experience in recreation management and administration. Master’s degree in a related field is desirable. Certification as a Certified Parks and Recreation Professional (CPRP) preferred. Certification in recreation administration or public administration is desired. Attends evening and weekend meetings, special events, programs, etc. as required. If operating a motor vehicle for the purpose of completing job duties, must possess a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s License.
See Job Description for Essential Duties and Qualifications.
$2,592.34 - $3,539.31 Bi-weekly is complete Salary Range.
(Starting salary is typically at the beginning of the range depending on individual qualifications and budget authorization.)
5:00 p.m., Friday, February 28, 2014.
(Applications/Resumes submitted by mail must be postmarked the day of the application deadline.)
CITY EMPLOYEES must submit a resume or employment application by the stated deadline.
ALL CANDIDATES SUBMITTING A RESUME SHOULD INCLUDE SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER.
NOTE: To receive credit for college education, you must submit your college transcript with your application. Based on the number and quality of applicants, applications may be reviewed for qualifications beyond the minimums stated herein. Education and experience shall be evaluated with regard to recency and quality, as well as quantity, per Merit Rule 5.8.
The ELIGIBLE LIST established as a result of this job posting will be used for a minimum of six months or until the list is exhausted. Individuals must apply now in order to be considered for future openings of this position. Eligible applicants will have the option of having their name withheld from consideration for specific vacancies if they choose.
To ensure consideration, CITY EMPLOYEES wishing to transfer or take a voluntary demotion for the current vacancy should indicate their interest to the Human Resources Department by completing the appropriate form by the application deadline.
According to Merit Rule 10.1(c), no CITY EMPLOYEE “shall be deemed eligible for promotional examination whose last service rating was not satisfactory.”
Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or disability. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to testing or appointment. Proof of United States Citizenship/Authorization to Work in The United States as established by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986 is a condition of employment.
Pre-employment drug testing required.