New job Recreation Program Coordinator in California

Recreation Program Coordinator

Company : San Bernardino County
Salary : $36,442 - $50,274 a year
Location : California

Full Description

The Job

The Special Districts Department, Big Bear Park and Recreation is recruiting for a Recreation Program Coordinator, who is responsible for planning, developing and coordinating recreation programs, special events; youth activities; aquatics; youth and adult sports; senior citizens and special interest classes for the community and oversees staff and volunteers who assist with programs in the Big Bear Valley Recreation and Park Districts.

This position is located in the mountain area of Big Bear, located approximately 1 hour/45 miles from downtown San Bernardino.


Work Location: Must be available to work in the Big Bear Valley.

Work Availability:
Ability to work evenings, weekends, and public holidays.

License: Incumbents are required to possess and maintain a Class B driver license within 12 months of hire or be terminated. A valid California Class "C" driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance is required at time of hire.

Certification: Incumbents must possess and maintain current CPR/AED certification.

Minimum Requirements

Certification: CPR/AED certification. A copy of the valid certification must be attached to your application. Note: Applicants currently enrolled in Certification courses may also be considered with proof of current enrollment. Proof of enrollment must be submitted with application to be considered.


Experience - Applicants must meet one (1) of the following:

Option 1: An Associates degree in physical education, sports medicine, kinesiology, recreation, fitness or closely related.
Option 2: Two (2) years of full-time work experience coordinating and implementing youth, adult and/or senior activities in a park, camp, outdoor recreation organization/association or closely related.

Desired Qualifications

Certification, course accreditation, or documented experience coaching or refereeing teams sports (e.g. basketball, baseball, softball, soccer) is highly desired. The ideal candidate will also possess an American Red Cross Training certification, C.P.R for the Professional Rescuer; Water Safety Instructor, Certified Pool Operator (CPO); or Aquatics Facility Operator (AFO) certification as well as Aquatic management experience.

Selection Process

There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on a review of the application and supplemental questionnaire. It is to your advantage to be explicit in your responses on the application and supplemental questionnaire; do not refer to a resume as it will not be reviewed.

Application Procedure
: To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire by 5:00 pm, June 18, 2021. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.
To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

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