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Program Director

  • Type:Seasonal/Temporary
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.30-$14.24/hour
  • Posted Date:02/10/2020
 
 Job Details Description
Department Parks and Recreation
Benefits     Click here to review a Summary of Employee Benefits
Civil Service Status

This is NOT a Civil Service position 

Regular Hours

Days, hours and location may vary depending on program

Some weekend hours possible

Tentative Start Date         May/June 2020

Job Summary & Requirements

Under the general direction of the Recreation Program/Facility Supervisor, the Program Director is responsible for coordinating, scheduling and leading participants in a variety of recreational activities and assisting with organizing and implementing activities in the recreation program.

 

Requires High school diploma plus six months work experience in the field of recreation or 1 year additional schooling in recreation, education or related field; college degree in recreation, education, or related field may substitute for experience. Ability to obtain valid Driver’s license. CPR, AED and First Aid Certifications Required. Employee will have 30 days from hire date to obtain necessary certifications if needed.

Physical/Drug Test  Post offer, pre-employment physical and drug test are required. 
Steps to Apply

Steps to Apply:

1. Profile: You MUST complete an online profile. This includes all sections under the My Profile Section. A link is provided below to our Online Application System.

 

2. Applying for Position: Once you have completed your profile, you MUST apply for the position (The link to Apply is located on the right side of the main menu. An email will be sent confirming you have applied. It will also be displayed in the My Application History section.)

All steps MUST be completed in order to be considered for this position. We will not accept incomplete profiles. Communication throughout this process (including invitations to the examinations) may be made via the email supplied through the City's on-line application system. It is recommended to check your email "junk" folder for emails from the City of West Des Moines. If you have any questions during the application process, please contact Human Resources at 515-222-3616.

Deadline to Apply

Open until filled 

Apply Here! City of West Des Moines Online Application System
Application Materials & Related Documents

Full Job Descriptions

 

You will need to complete an online profile and apply for this position online. There are Instruction Sheets under the Employment section of our City website as well as a number of topics in our FAQ section. If after reviewing these help guides you still need additional help, please visit or contact Human Resources 515-222-3616.

 

If you are currently employed with or you have been employed with the City in the last three years (in any capacity), do NOT create a new profile. Contact Human Resources at 515-222-3616 for instructions on how to log in.

 

**If you have applied for a position with the City of West Des Moines since July 2009, please refer to the instruction sheets listed above.**


Contact Information

 CITY OF WEST DES MOINES

Human Resources, 2nd floor

4200 Mills Civic Parkway

PO Box 65320

West Des Moines, IA 50265-0320

515-222-3616 (phone)

515-273-0601 (fax)

 
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