Recreational Specialist, City of Owensboro, Owensboro, Ky.

Seeks qualified applicants for the following Full-time, Non-civil service positions:

RECREATION SPECIALIST:   Assists in supervising daily operations of a recreational facility; leads adults, children, and youth in various recreational activities; plans, organizes, and assists with programs and projects; assists with preparation and/or delivery of reports, proposals, and a variety of forms and documents.  The primary focus of this position is sports-related.  Competitive wage and excellent benefits.  Largely night and weekend hours.

QUALIFICATIONS (Required at time of application):   Associates Degree or 2 yrs. college in Recreation, Education, Social Sciences, or similar field, OR minimum 2 yrs. work-related experience in government parks and recreation or other recreational business/organization.  Equivalent amount of education and/or experience is acceptable.  Valid driver’s license required.  Adult and child CPR/First Aid certification required immediately after hire.  Supervisory experience and experience working in a recreational setting with children, teenagers, and adults preferred.

TO APPLY for the above position:   Applications must be received no later than Friday, May 12, 2017.  The City reserves the right to accept applications after deadline, at its discretion.   Applications are available at  Click  on  “Employment  Opportunities;” Click the position; follow directions on how to  apply (in upper right corner, click “Download Application” to complete electronically; Save; Click arrow in very upper left corner to go back to previous page; Click “Submit Application;” Complete required information; Click  Submit; You should get a message confirming your application was successfully submitted).  If you experience difficulty, you may also email your application and any related documentation directly to  Applications also available by calling (270) 687-8540; Toll-free (888) 616-8540; TDD/Voice (270) 687-4459.    If  you  prefer,  you  can  mail  paper  applications  to  Elaine  Timmel,  City  of  Owensboro  Personnel  Dept.,  PO Box 10003, Owensboro, KY 42302-9003.  Resume alone is NOT sufficient.  To confirm receipt of your application, please call the above number(s) prior to application deadline.

The City of Owensboro is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.   EEO/AA-M/F/V/D

ADA accommodations may be requested by calling (270) 687-8542.


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