Recreation Programmer

Posted on May 8, 2019. Region: Morden & Winkler, MB

The City of Winkler is now
Accepting applications for the role of
Recreation Programmer / Scheduler

This position will be full time (40 hours per week).

Applicants must have a valid driver’s license, be willing to work some evenings and weekends when required, and be capable of light physical labour.

The Recreation Programmer / Scheduler is responsible to develop, deliver, and evaluate recreation programs to promote healthy living for all ages and abilities, working in cooperation with community groups and agencies; and to schedule recreation facilities.

Typical Duties:
• Responsible for development and supervision of recreational programs including aquatic programs
• Responsible for the promotion and marketing of recreation and wellness in the community including public relations
• Liaise with community groups and external agencies
• Scheduling of recreation facilities including the campground
• Planning and/or supporting community events & tournaments
• Administrative duties
• Attend meetings as required including some meetings outside normal working hours
• Other duties as assigned by the Director

• Administrative organization skills
• Strong Interpersonal skills
• Strong computer skills
• Ability to work with the public
• Ability to motivate others
• Ability to act with initiative, discretion, creativity and enthusiasm
• Ability to work independently within the scope of the duties and responsibilities
• Desirable to hold or gain basic first aid and CPR certification

Education and Training:

• A diploma or degree in Recreational Studies or related field is required or Grave XII education with several years experience in Parks & Recreation services
• Desirable to hold or gain basic first aid and CPR certification

Please submit applications to:
Jody Penner via email to [email protected]
Deadline for applications is May 31, 2019.


185 Main Street
Winkler, MB

Job type: Full-time

Contact Information

City of Winkler
Email: [email protected]

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