Park Use Coordinator

District of Saanich

Saanich
 DISTRICT OF SAANICH 
PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT 
PARKS DIVISION

Park Use Coordinator

Regular Full Time Position – 40 hours per week


Are you passionate about active park spaces and working with community? Are you people oriented with a strong drive for results? Perhaps you have led a community sports organization.

Saanich Parks is seeking an experienced professional to enhance partnerships with a variety of community athletic groups including sports field users. The successful candidate will negotiate and implement agreements for park and facility uses including working with groups on partnership projects in a multifaceted environment. The ideal candidate will have experience in building partnerships and developing public policy. This position demands attention to detail and a strong ability to multi-task.  

Saanich, the largest municipality on southern Vancouver Island, has a diverse parks system with over 75 outdoor sports facilities. Join our team to help enhance the many benefits of our parks.

Requirements include: University degree in community development, recreation, public administration or other related field; three years experience in public administration, policy and procedures development, leading people, including volunteers, preferably in a government setting; experience with Microsoft Office, social media platforms; excellent written and oral communication skills; and possession of a valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence.  Candidates with an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

This is a C.U.P.E. Local 2011 position with a wage of $36.61 per hour and an excellent benefits package. Job description and competition information can be found at www.saanich.ca. Please apply with a resume and cover letter by 11:45 p.m. on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2019 quoting competition 19211 to: Human Resources, District of Saanich, 770 Vernon Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8X 2W7 (Fax 250-475-5550) or Email careers@saanich.ca.  As a component of the selection process, testing will be conducted. We thank all applicants for applying. Only those under consideration will be contacted.


Organization: District of Saanich
Location: Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Category(s): Parks & Recreation, Community Development
Posted: October 11, 2019, 9:45 am
Expires: October 25, 2019, 11:45 pm

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