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If you are a current member of IPRA, postings are a complimentary benefit of membership.
For all others, please contact Steven Jordison, CEO, Iowa Parks and Recreation Association at steve@iapra.org or call 515-291-4917.

University City, Missouri

Posted: December 4, 2018

Deadline: Applications accepted until the position is filled

Salary: $85,000 - $108,000

Director of Parks, Recreation and Forestry, University City, MO (pop. 35,172). A beautiful and historic inner-ring suburb of St. Louis adjacent to the renowned Washington University in St. Louis, University City is a unique urban community with a strong mix of cultural, ethnic, social and economic diversity. Incorporated in 1906, University City was established with a vision of being a city of culture and fine homes.

The Director’s position is recently recreated, reflecting that the department is now a standalone unit. It was formerly housed in public works. The Director reports to the City Manager.

Candidates should apply online by January 14, 2019 with resume, cover letter and contact information for five work-related references to www.GovHRJobs.com to the attention of Lee Szymborski, Senior Vice President, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road, #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. Tel: 847-380-3240.

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City of Sheldon, Iowa

Posted: December 4, 2018

Deadline: Applications accepted until the position is filled

Salary: $29,000 - $31,000

The City of Sheldon, Iowa is accepting applications for a full time Recreation Coordinator. This is a joint position shared between the City of Sheldon and Northwest Iowa Community College. This position will assist the Sheldon Recreation Department and the Northwest Iowa Lifelong Learning and Recreation Center (LLRC).

Send resume and cover letter to: City of Sheldon, Attn: Jacob Kerr, PO Box 276, Sheldon, IA 51201 or email to jkerr@cityofsheldon.com.

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Recreation Department
City of Solon, Iowa

Posted: December 3, 2018

Deadline: December 20, 2018

Salary: $42,000 - $48,000

The City of Solon is seeking applicants for a full-time Recreation Director. The Recreation Director will provide leadership and direction of the Solon Recreation Department including management of all recreation programming and facilities including the Solon Community Center.

Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation Management or related field required and experience in recreation management or equivalent.

This a salary position with full benefits including: health/dental/vision insurance, IPERS, paid holidays, sick and vacation benefits, and membership to IPRA. Interested applicants may send cover letter and resume to: Cami Rasmussen, City Administrator, City of Solon, 101 N Iowa Street, Solon, IA 52333.

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City of Mason City, Iowa

Posted: December 3, 2018

Deadline: December 19, 2018 at 4:30 PM

Salary: $49,212

The City of Mason City, IA is seeking a Golf Clubhouse Manager/Recreation Special Events to oversee the operations of the Highland Golf Course and Clubhouse (excluding maintenance of the grounds) along with planning, organizing and coordinating special events within the Recreation Department.

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Parks and Recreation Department
City of Marion, Iowa

Posted: October 25, 2018

Deadline: December 2, 2018 at 4:30 PM

Salary: $76,837 - $112,996

Minimum qualifications:

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree in Parks and Recreation, Public Administration, Natural Resources, or related field.

Five (5) consecutive years of management experience. Responsibility for the oversight of recreation programs, parks, fleet and facilities preferred.

Nature of work performed: The deputy director will manage daily operations of assigned functional areas and provide technical support as needed. This person will perform complex professional and administrative work with an emphasis in operations administration, recreational activities and events; business service delivery; accounting and budget oversight. The Deputy Director will provide leadership assistance to the Director in planning, coordination and management of the entire department and act on behalf of the Director during absences. All duties are performed in accordance with applicable laws, resolutions and city policies.

How to apply: All applicants must submit a city of Marion Employment Application and Resume. Applications can be found at www.cityofmarion.org. Employment application and resume can be emailed or printed and sent to City of Marion Attn: Human Resources 1225 6th Ave. Marion, Iowa 52302 or via email: hr@cityofmarion.org

Iowa Sports Foundation, Inc.
Ames, Iowa

Posted: November 1, 2018

Deadline: Not listed

Salary: Not listed

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Parks and Recreation Department
City of Carroll, Iowa

Posted: November 7, 2018

Deadline: November 23, 2018

Salary: $17.59 - $23.46 per hour

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Osage, Iowa

Posted: November 14, 2018

Deadline: Not Listed

Salary: Not Listed

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