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Aquatic Center Program Manager

Published on February 18, 2019

Department(s): Parks & Recreation

Location: Pittsburg, KS

It’s time for summer fun in the City of Pittsburg Parks and Recreation Department. We’re looking for an experienced person to manage programs in our aquatic center.

This role is responsible for organizing instructor staff and format of programs during the season. Assists in determining staff necessary for supervision of pool activities, including: preparing work schedules and assigning personnel to duty stations.

Work involves: replenishing supplies as needed, directing or conducting in-service training activities, training and reviewing class format/instruction with program instructors.

Monitoring the performance of staff engaged in life guarding and giving swimming lessons is an important aspect of the work, as incumbents are expected to take corrective action in dealing with unacceptable practices.

Duties involve: maintaining records and preparing reports on pool activities; directing the cleaning and general operation of aquatic facility; implementation of special events; and organizing staff.

Also provides input for consideration of changes or modifications in policies, procedures, programs, and solutions to problems.

Accounting and balancing daily revenue, if applicable, and completing forms as well as interacting with media.


Qualifications

Demonstrated experience, four to six seasons, with aquatic programming

Extensive experience supervising staff and managing public swimming pools


Requirements

High School Diploma

Instructor/Lifeguard certification and experience, desired or necessary

CPR and First Aid certification, required

Ability to work independently

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