Recreation Programmer

City of Delta

One of the sunniest regions in BC's Lower Mainland, Delta embraces three unique communities - Ladner, North Delta and Tsawwassen.  The City of Delta is looking for dedicated individuals to join our team and share in our commitment to lead the way in public service excellence.

Recreation Programmer

Delta Parks, Recreation & Culture is looking for a dynamic, creative and well-organized individual to join our team on temporary full time basis (approximately 12-18 months) as a Recreation Programmer. This opportunity may require the individual to work a variety of shifts including daytimes, evenings and weekends.

In this role you will be assisting a superior in the planning and implementation of Skating programs in community recreation centers. The work involves supervising program staff; establishing and maintaining liaison with a variety of internal and external contacts; promoting and publicizing interest and participation in a variety of recreational activities and programs; and assisting in the monitoring of program budgets.

Sound knowledge of the recreational requirements and resources of the area served as well as sound knowledge of organized community recreation and arena principles and practices are required. Successful applicants will have working knowledge of skating, and other pursuits related to various recreational programs and are able to prepare operating schedules, coordinate facilities usage, organize special events, and assist in the recruitment of part time staff. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a variety of external and internal contacts is essential.

Minimum requirements include a Community College graduation in community recreation plus some related experience or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Occupational First Aid and CPR-C, High Five and Food Safe certifications are considered assets. A valid B.C. Class 5 Driver’s license is required.

The City of Delta provides a competitive salary of $28.55 - $33.60 per hour (commensurate with experience) and an excellent benefits package including Municipal Pension Plan. Interested applicants are requested to apply online at, to competition number 19-191 EX by December 8, 2019.

We thank all applicants for their interest; only those under consideration will be contacted.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets must be submitted with your application.
Preferred candidates will be required to submit a Police Information Check.

City of Delta
Attention: Human Resources
4500 Clarence Taylor Crescent, Delta, BC V4K 3E2

Organization: City of Delta

Location: Delta, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Parks & Recreation,Program Management/Services
Posted: November 19, 2019, 3:20 pm
Expires: December 8, 2019, 4:30 pm

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