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Administration


Special Event & Program Supervisor of the City of St Cloud, St. Cloud, Florida, Osceola County
Salary: 19.27 - 29.63 per hour
Close date for position Monday, April 1, 2019 
This position performs specialized work in planning, organizing, and directing the activities for seasonal camp programs including but not limited to; providing training, guidance, and direction for the day to day activities of camp counselors. . . . More Information
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Sr. Recreation Supervisor - Tennis of the City of Melbourne
Salary: $38,613.38 - $42,621.80
Close date for position Sunday, April 14, 2019 
Senior Recreation Supervisor for Tennis with the ability to oversee staff, contracted employees, physical maintenance of tennis sites, cash handling transactions for daily and annual fees, experience in programming with youth and adult leagues, camps, special events, tournaments and budgeting. Completion of a Bachelor's degree program from an accredited college or university with major course work in Recreation Administration or a related field and two years of supervisory experience at the full performance level in a public recreation facility. . . . More Information
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Facility Coordinator of Cooper City
Salary: $52,000 - $73,475
Close date for position Friday, March 29, 2019 
Highly responsible position managing all operations at the assigned recreational facility. Performs work under the supervision of the Recreation Director. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, planning, developing, implementing and supervising diversified recreational programs, events and activities suited to the needs of the patrons and potential patrons. Responsible for the overall daily operation at the assigned recreational facility. . . . More Information
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Parks & Recreation Manager I - Special Events of the City of Deerfield Beach
Salary: $19.31 - $24.62 Hourly
Close date for position Friday, March 22, 2019 
Supervisory and administrative work managing the operations of and assisting with the management, planning, organizing and implementation of special events, community events, cultural events and community outreach under the guidance of the Parks and Recreation Manager II or Superintendent of Community Events. Work involves overseeing and organizing various community events ranging from small banquets to large music festivals. Work involves ensuring that events are successful and cost-effective, budget monitoring and time constraints. Responsibilities include preparing and disseminating logistic memos. . . . More Information
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Parks, Facilities and Recreation Director of the City of Brooksville
Salary: $48,547.20 - $74,776.00
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Parks/Recreation, Business or Public Administration, Physical Education, Management, or closely related field, and five or more years of progressively responsible professional Parks & Recreation administrative and management experience; or Associate’s Degree from an accredited college acceptable to the City and ten years of progressively responsible professional Parks & Recreation experience including a minimum of five years of directly applicable senior management experience. Professional Engineers are encouraged to apply. . . . More Information
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Parks Superintendent of the City of Cape Coral
Salary: $70,449.60 - $112,736.00 Annually
Brief overview of the role; Please click on this link for a brief job description. . . . More Information
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Licensed Engineer of Broward County Board of County Commissioners
Salary: $71,493.97 - $114,104.02 Annually
Close date for position Sunday, March 31, 2019 
The Broward County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Licensed Engineer for Parks and Recreation located at Government Center West. NOTE: This Full-Time benefit eligible position is Temporary for one (1) year, and may be extended as needed. This position prepares plans and technical specifications for construction bid; Performs in depth technical review of construction plans in various submittal stages; Manages construction contracts including procurement, cost accounting, schedules, and construction engineering inspections. . . . More Information

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Aquatics



Head Lifeguard of Oviedo
Salary: $13.00/hr
Close date for position Tuesday, April 2, 2019 
Come and join our team as a Head Lifeguard at the City of Oviedo, one of the “Best Places to Live in Central Florida!” Requirements: High School Diploma or G.E.D. and one year experience as a Lifeguard or Water Safety Instructor. Requires American Red Cross (ARC) Lifeguard Certification. Water Safety Instructor and ARC Lifeguard Instructor Certification preferred (certification must be obtained within one year from date of hire). Prior supervisory experience is preferred. EOE-M/F/D/V-Drug-Free Workplace/Tobacco-Free Work Environment. . . . More Information
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Lifeguard of Charlotte County
Salary: 14.26 hrly
Close date for position Friday, March 29, 2019 
Performs specialized public safety work at swimming facilities in prevention of aquatic emergencies. Work includes maintaining safe swimming conditions, enforcing established rules and regulations, and rescuing those who are in distress. Duties also include maintaining the quality of swimming pool water and appearance of pool facilities area as required. Instructions and preliminary training are provided by a supervisor, after which the employee is expected to fulfill daily duty assignments and follow the established procedures, rules, and regulations with minimum assistance. . . . More Information
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Recreation Programmer - Aquatics of the City of Sunrise
Salary: $50,496.78 - $69,610.53
Close date for position Thursday, March 21, 2019 
An employee in this classification is responsible for planning, directing, organizing, promoting and implementing community aquatic programs, and general recreation facility maintenance. Work requires initiative and originality in developing specialized methods, equipment and techniques to conduct large or widespread recreation programs. Supervision may be exercised over a group of personnel. Work is performed under the general supervision of a Recreation Supervisor who reviews work through observation, personal conferences and reports for attainment of desired program results. . . . More Information 
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Lifeguard of the City of Winter Park
Salary: 10.85 - 11.93
Close date for position Tuesday, April 30, 2019 
Under the direction of Lead Lifeguard, maintain the water quality, cleanliness and maximum water safety at the City pools and insure that the people using the pool are following safety rules and regulations. Lean pool and pool ground areas as required. Regulate water activities. Perform rescues of swimmers in trouble, supply C.P.R. and emergency first aid until assistance arrives.Provide support for programs and events. Provides swimming instruction and leads aquatic programs. . . . More information

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Part time/Seasonal


Recreation Leader of the City of Dunedin
Salary: $10.21/hour
Close date for position Friday, April 12, 2019 
The City of Dunedin Parks & Recreation Department is hiring temporary Recreation Leaders to work Summer Camp, May 28, 2019–August 9, 2019. Applicants must be eighteen years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent. While previous experience is preferred, we are looking for applicants that can assume a leadership role, enjoy working with children, are enthusiastic and have high energy. A full job description and application can be completed/submitted at https://www.dunedingov.com/live-work-play/work/city-employment. For more information call (727) 812-4530. . . . More Information
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Recreation Leader I of the City of Seminole, Pinellas County
Salary: 12.57/hour
Close date for position Friday, April 5, 2019 
Recreation Leader I (15 Hours): The City of Seminole is seeking candidates to perform a variety of duties for the city’s recreational facilities. The duties include opening the recreation center, customer service, administrative support for Recreation Department and Athletics Division. This position will work M-F 5:45 am -8:45 am and evening and weekend hours as needed. Starting salary is $12.5727/hour. The salary range is $12.57 to $18.23/hour. A background investigation and a drug screen will be conducted. . . . More Information
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Summer Camp Senior Counselor of Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department
Salary: $12.48 per hour
Close date for position Friday, May 31, 2019 
8 Variable hours shift, 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M., Monday - Friday Plans, organizes and conducts a variety of camp activities and special events including field trips for children ages 6-15 at recreation centers, parks, playgrounds and related recreational areas/associated facilities. The Senior Counselor is differentiated from the Counselor working title in that it serves on a County-Wide basis at multiple camp locations with a variable schedule while performing program leadership roles at various complexity levels on short notice. . . . More Information
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Summer Camp Assistant Director of Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department
Salary: $12.48 per hour
Close date for position Friday, May 31, 2019 
Assists the Camp Director with overall camp operations for children ages 6-15; plans, organizes and supervises summer camp staff; ensures activities are conducted as planned; verifies safety procedures are carried out as intended. Conducts recreational activities at recreation centers, parks, playgrounds/related recreational areas, including field trips and associated facilities. Supervises camp operations in the absence of the Camp Director; may plan, organize, conduct camp activities and provide supervision of campers in the absence of the Day Camp Counselor. . . . More Information
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Summer Camp Counselor of Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department
Salary: $11.40 per hour
Close date for position Friday, June 7, 2019 
8 Variable hours shift, 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M., Monday - Friday Plans, organizes and conducts a variety of camp activities and special events for children ages 6-11 or 12-15. Works directly with a group conducting sessions in arts and crafts, games and sports; maintains attendance records; conducts safety checks of the facility and equipment. Supervises campers while on field trips; enters the water to monitor/oversee beach and pool campers; conducts program evaluations. . . . More Information
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Summer Camp Assistant of Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department
Salary: $12.48 per hour
Close date for position Friday, June 7, 2019 
8 Variable hours shift, 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M., Monday - Friday Transports and supervises school age children; performs work under general guidance of the supervisor and is reviewed through reports, on-site visits and results obtained. QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from high school or an equivalent recognized certification; minimum of six (6) months of experience working with children in a school or recreational setting and driving a bus, preferably with passengers. . . . More Information
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Recreation Specialist (Summer Camp) of Tarpon Springs
Salary: $13.8476/hour
Close date for position Friday, April 12, 2019 
Minimum of two years of college or university or equivalent experience preferred. Experience must be in the recreation or related field. Plans, organizes, implements and supervises recreational activities and programs. Supervises and assists staff. Direct supervision of children ages 5-14. Ability to swim, CPR and lifesaving skills preferred. Valid Florida Driver’s license required. . . . More Information
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Summer Recreation Attendant/Summer Camp Counselors of the City of Winter Haven Parks, Recreation and Culture
Salary: $11.39
Conducts a variety of recreational activities by leading children in games, arts & crafts, athletics, etc. Maintains discipline and complies with safety rules and regulations. Sets up and operates equipment such as props, furniture, VCR, movie projector, audio equipment, etc. Maintains cleanliness of the facility; maintains activity records and reports; maintains accurate records of fees collected; performs other assigned work as designated by supervisor. . . . More Information
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Recreation Aide (Seasonal) of the City of South Miami Parks and Recreation
Salary: $9.00
Close date for position Friday, April 5, 2019 
Recreation Aide assists in opening and readying the facility for general use, conducting recreation activities, facility rentals, reports safety needs and interacts with the public. Main tasks and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to: assisting with the coordination and implementation of recreation programs including youth after school and camp programs, maintains inventory of equipment and supplies, reviews daily schedules for facility, field and pavilion reservations, and ensures cleanliness, safety and security of the facility. . . . More Information
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Recreation Aide (Seasonal)- Neighborhood Parks of Broward County Parks and Recreation
Salary: $11.61 Hourly
Close date for position Friday, May 31, 2019 
Requires three (3) months in recreation, athletics, or closely related experience. Coaches and leads a variety of sports development and recreation oriented programs and activities in order to provide an opportunity for community involvement. Sets up and takes down temporary facilities for meetings and special activities or events in order to provide a safe and comfortable location; performs a variety of facility maintenance work in order to ensure a clean, safe, sanitary environment for the public and county employees. . . . More Information

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Parks and Natural Resources


Siesta Beach Parks Supervisor of Sarasota County Government
Salary: $22.02 - $28.69/hour
Close date for position Friday, April 5, 2019 
This position supervises staff and/or daily activities and functions of assigned work crews for both routine and emergency maintenance. The main function is planning and oversight of daily maintenance activities and event support for beach locations, natural areas and neighborhood parks. Responsible for safety, contractors, finances, equipment and interaction with upper management to ensure infrastructure maintenance and daily support. . . . More Information
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Park Planner - Landscape Architect of Sarasota
Salary: $48,547.20 - $65,291.20
Close date for position Friday, March 29, 2019 
This is advanced professional work developing park concept, landscape, and construction plans; managing and coordinating a range of both short- and long-term park planning and design; review of Sarasota County Development Orders for consistency with park standards; oversight and management of park construction projects and associated permit applications and contracts; the development and oversight of community outreach/education and park-related policy initiatives; and, special Department related projects. . . . More Information
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Senior Manager - Park Development, Planning & Maintenance of Sarasota County Government
Salary: $80,121.60 - $108,409.60
Close date for position Friday, April 19, 2019 
Performs a variety of complex professional, management and administrative tasks with a focus on the park planning, development and maintenance operations in the department. Oversight of 2 divisions including Park Planning and Development and Maintenance Services, in addition to the Quality Assurance/On-Call team. Assists the Director in planning, implementing, directing & managing functions and resources, with an emphasis on park planning, development & maintenance operations.This position reports to the Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources Director. . . . More Information
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Parks Supervisor of Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department - Palm Beach County
Salary: $50,999 Annually
Close date for position Friday, March 22, 2019 
Assists the District Manager in the operation and supervision of maintenance crews in the County’s north regional parks district. Inspects the work of others in field for safety and adherence to Parks Quality Standards. Conducts inspections and prepares related reports/work orders. Coordinates maintenance for special events/athletic tournaments; trains, coaches and disciplines employees; develops and manages schedules; prepares payroll. Works under the direction of the District Manager; maintains a level of efficiency necessary to ensure the safety and enjoyment of patrons. . . . More Information Job Description
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Assistant Director, Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department (Planning, Design and Construction Excellence) (Exempt) of Miami-Dade County
Salary: Min: $ 105,919.84 - Max: $177,333.00
Close date for position Thursday, March 21, 2019 
Applicants must apply online at www.miamidade.gov/jobs by March 21, 2019
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Programming and Agreement Specialist of the City of Jacksonville
Salary: $38,147.82 - $38,000.00
Close date for position Sunday, March 31, 2019 
The City of Jacksonville, Florida, is seeking Programming and Agreement Specialist. This is professional work at the working supervisor level in the planning, production, and execution of departmental special events and managing programming partner license agreements. The City of Jacksonville is a premier local government employer providing a competitive compensation package and an excellent work environment. The City of Jacksonville is an equal opportunity/equal access employer. In order to be considered for this position you MUST apply online. . . . More Information

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Recreation


Senior Manager - Parks, Programming and Stewardship of Sarasota County Government
Salary: $80,121.60 - $108,409.60
Close date for position Friday, April 19, 2019 
Performs a variety of complex professional, management and administrative tasks with a focus on the operational divisions in the department. Responsible for the oversight of four divisions - Sports Development & Athletics; Recreation and Neighborhood Parks; Natural Areas and Trails; and Beaches and Water Access. Assists the Director in planning, implementing, directing and managing functions and resources of the department, with an emphasis on the operational divisions. . . . More Information
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Recreation Leader #2019-035 of the City of Pompano Beach
Salary: $40,598 - $57,127
Close date for position Monday, April 1, 2019 
Organizes and participates in a wide variety of indoor and outdoor recreation activities for varying age groups and interests. Supervises part time personnel. Assists supervisors with details involved in organized programs, i.e. special events, summer camp, after school program, tackle football program, sports leagues, and facility/center operations. Two (2) years or eight (8) seasons of full time paid experience involving recreation programs. For more details, visit our webpage. Application instructions at http://pompanobeachfl.gov/index.php/pages/human_resources/hr . . . . More Information
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Recreation Supervisor of the City of Margate
Salary: $50,194 - $70,423
Close date for position Friday, April 19, 2019 
Under the direction of the Department director, in according with and pursuant to applicable departmental and City policies/procedures: plans, recommends, organizes, implements, directs, and monitors all departmental programs, events and activities; performs mid-level management duties in the areas of: personnel, departmental administrative operations, programming, facility use, facility maintenance, customer service, public information, public relations, and departmental budgeting and finance with respect to both on-going programming operations; and performs comprehensive emergency response duties before, during, and after an emergency occurrence. . . . More Information
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Recreation Center Supervisor II - James A. Rutherford Community Center of the City of Boca Raton
Salary: $44,005.31 - $72,063.89 Annually
Close date for position Friday, March 29, 2019 
Plans, organizes, programs, and supervises participants utilizing recreation center; Screens applications for center use by outside parties, checks special permit requirements, collects fees for instructors, special events, and private use; Oversees cleanliness and maintenance of center and grounds; Schedules workers; Administers budget; purchases supplies; Maintains records for room usage; writes permits; Oversees scheduling of special events, obtains sponsorship, public relations, budgeting, and similar activities; Develops new programs for participants, makes community contacts, recruits instructors and volunteers, prepares press releases. . . . More Information
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Recreation Center Supervisor III - Sugar Sand Park Community Center of the City of Boca Raton
Salary: $48,985.04 - $81,449.47 Annually
Close date for position Friday, March 29, 2019 
Plans, organizes, programs and supervises participants utilizing the Recreation Center and Train Depot; Enforces policies and maintains order; Collects fees for instructors, special events and private grounds; Schedules Center workers for programs and events;Administers budget; purchases supplies; Schedules, organizes and maintains records for room usage and other activities; write permits; Supervises training and schedules the work of staff; evaluates employees work performance;Develops new programs for participants, makes community contacts, recruits instructors, determines fees and schedules, prepares press releases. . . . More Information
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Athletic Programs Coordinator of the City of Boca Raton
Salary: $39,790.40 - $64,084.80 Annually
Close date for position Friday, March 22, 2019 
Plans, directs coordinates, schedules, promotes and evaluates athletic programs, and organizes leagues for various age groups and other special programs; Plans, organizes, and promotes special events involving City wide athletic competition; Recommends and administers policies with respect to scheduling, safety, registration of participants, fee collections payment of game officials, and insurance; coordinates athletic field maintenance schedules and facilities;  Keeps records and makes reports on game results, standings, participant rosters, and other activities; Recommends all athletic budget requests and equipment purchases. . . . More Information
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Athletic Programs Coordinator of the City of Boca Raton
Salary: $39,790.40 - $64,084.80 Annually
Close date for position Sunday, March 31, 2019 
Plans, directs coordinates, schedules, promotes and evaluates athletic programs, and organizes leagues for various age groups and other special programs; Plans, organizes, and promotes special events involving City wide athletic competition; Recommends and administers policies regarding scheduling, safety, registration of participants, fee collections payment of game officials, safety, and insurance; coordinates athletic field maintenance schedules and facilities; Keeps records and makes reports on game results, standings, participant rosters, and other activities; Recommends athletic budget requests and purchases of athletic equipment. . . . More Information

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Therapeutic Recreation

 

Inclusion Companion (Therapeutic) of Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department
Salary: $12.48 per hour
Close date for position Friday, May 31, 2019 
8 Variable hours shift, 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M., Monday - Friday (Seasonal Position: March - August) Provides inclusion support to children with disabilities in their assimilation to a day camp setting. Plans, modifies, and adapts activities to fit the needs of all the children at camp. Assists children with socialization, mobility and activities of daily living. . . . More Information

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