CPRS Job Listing

Job Ad ID: 737

Recreation Coordinator

Salary: $26.94 - $32.75 Hourly DOQ
Location: Ventura, CA
Closing Date: May 13, 2021

The City of Ventura is hiring!  We have immediate vacancies in two key positions within the Parks and Recreation Department. Come join our team as we align our workforce to better serve our community together – they're counting on us. 

We are accepting applications for the position of Recreation Coordinator.  There are currently two (2) vacancies* that the City is looking to fill.  The Recreation Coordinator is responsible for supervising, implementing, coordinating, and participating in recreation and community programs for the City of Ventura’s Parks and Recreation Department. This position schedules, trains, and supervises the work of temporary support staff at various City facilities. In addition, the Recreation Coordinator provides administrative support to their assigned area. 

The ideal candidate for this position has demonstrated proficiency using office technology and can adapt successfully to new technology changes in the workplace. This person is highly organized and can manage multiple projects at a time. The ideal candidate is skilled at working with constituents and employees from diverse backgrounds. This individual will possess a passion to give back to the community and bring forward innovative ideas to the City team. 

*One Recreation Coordinator vacancy is pending City Council approval.


Salary and Benefits

The City offers a total compensation package that includes both a generous salary plus excellent benefit! Salary: $26.94 - $32.75 Hourly DOQ


A combination of education, training and experience equivalent to completion of some college course work in a field related to public administration, recreation, cultural arts, or social services, and two years of progressively responsible experience implementing services in the recreation social services, senior services, cultural arts, or recreation field; OR in lieu of college coursework, a total of three years of experience as described above.

Depending upon assignment, the ability to speak Spanish, in addition to English, is desirable.

How To Apply:

Applications and supplemental questions will be accepted until Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 5:30 p.m.

To be considered for this exciting new opportunity, please complete an online City Job Application and supplemental questionnaire by the filing deadline. Go to www.cityofventura.ca.gov/jobs and Apply!  EEO/ADA

Agency: City of Ventura
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