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Application for Employment


Recreation Program Director

This position is responsible for planning, promoting, organizing and administering public recreation services for the City of Waupun. The position supervises seasonal staff and is responsible for the overall scheduling, programming and operation of recreation services. The Recreation Program Director works closely with the Waupun Recreation Board and other city department directors, manages outside vendor relationships, prepares reports as required and plans and implements the recreation department budget. This position requires a high-level of technical, professional and managerial competency with a proven and verifiable track record of success. Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in recreation management or a related field is required and excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential. Requires ServSafe Food Protection Manager and Certified Food Manager certifications through State of WI Department of Health Services. Additionally, requires or the ability to obtain, certifications within six (6) months of hire in First Aid/CPR/AED and SilverSneakers Yoga, Classic and Circuit. Additionally, the candidate should possess five (5) years of progressive management responsibility with experience in recreation management with supervisory duties or any combination of education and experience needed to meet the qualifications of the position.

Application and job description may be obtained by contacting the City Clerk at 920-324-7900, downloading a packet at www.cityofwaupun.org or emailing angie@cityofwaupun.org. Resume, references, and application should be submitted to the City Clerk, City of Waupun, 201 E. Main Street, Waupun, WI 53963. Applications must be received by Friday, January 5, 2018 by 4:30 p.m.  EOE

Recreation Director Description