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Assistant Program Supervisor with Miami Shores Recreation Department (posted 4/26)
Salary: $24.25/hour - $38.80/hour
Under the supervision of the Athletic Supervisor, this position assists in the performance of administrative work coordinating recreation programs; may perform additional duties as assigned. Coordinates summer camp, after school programs and kids day off programs; hires counselors, coordinates staff training and scheduling activities and field trips. May assist with the Department with Village wide special events, as needed. . . .More Information 

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Director with City of Raleigh (posted 4/29)
Salary: $95,600.00 to $150,000.00
Close date for position: Friday, May 27, 2022
The City of Raleigh, NC is seeking an exceptional leader who has strong technical skills and a vision that can build on the existing legacy of excellence. The PRCR Director is a highly visible member of the city's management team who works closely with the City Council, four citizen boards and commissions, partner community organizations like the Dix Park Conservancy, community groups and residents. . . .More Information 

Assistant Parks and Recreation Director with City of Lake Mary (posted 5/9)

Salary: * Negotiable
Close date for position: Thursday, June 30, 2022
Works alongside the Director and stands in as acting Director when necessary. Performs Parks and Recreation Department operations, including recreation, parks and grounds maintenance, events management, City building and facilities maintenance, recreation and event marketing. Incredible place to be with competitive pay and best benefits in the industry! . . . More Information

Event Coordinator with City of Winter Springs (posted 5/9)
Salary: $37,440 - $43,680
Close date for position: Thursday, June 9, 2022
The Event Coordinator plans, organizes, and coordinates all Winter Springs events including community events, special events, and city programs. The Event Coordinator works with City departments, external vendors and businesses in the community to obtain financial sponsorships and in-kind donations for special events. The Event Coordinator oversees all logistics related to events and reports directly to the Parks Manager. . . More Information

Deputy City Manager with City of Port Orange (posted 5/17)
Salary: $110,000-$140,000
Close date for position: Friday, June 3, 2022
The City of Port Orange is recruiting for a Deputy City Manager. This position reports directly to the City Manager and has direct oversight over a number of Departments. This position serves as the acting City Manager in his/ her absence as the need arises. To be considered, please complete an application by visiting the City’s website at Please attach a cover letter and resume and include at least 3 professional references. The position closes June 3, 2022. . . .More Information

Parks and Recreation Supervisor with City of Maitland (posted 5/18)
Salary: $53,516 or D.O.Q.
Close date for position: Friday, June 24, 2022
The Parks and Recreation Supervisor performs a variety of tasks involving the daily operational responsibilities of opening and closing 18 park facilities, completing park and playground inspections, contracting with recreational program instructors, overseeing park rental operations, suggesting policy and procedural modifications where necessary, assisting with special event delivery, management of full and part-time staff in support of these responsibilities, and other duties as assigned. The position reports directly to the Parks and Recreation Director. . . .More Information

Digital Media Specialist with Sarasota County Government (posted 5/18)
Salary: $20.61 - $28.20 hourly
We are seeking creative, adaptable, and analytical candidates who are committed to delivering innovative solutions to the Parks and Recreation industry. Every day will have new and exciting digital projects, including the development and launch of a new website, as you support seven divisions within Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources. You will leverage your digital marketing and communication skills to develop and implement digital marketing strategies and campaigns across this nationally recognized department. . . More Information

Assistant Director Leisure Services with City of Lake Worth Beach (posted 5/24)
Salary: $80,492.00 To 100,615.00 Annually
Assists the Department Director in managing Division Managers, and assigns priorities and projects; mentors, coaches and evaluates performance; assures that goals are defined and achieved; develops staff skills and training plans; meets regularly with staff to discuss and resolve priorities, workload, resource allocation, budget and technical issues. . . .More Information

Events Coordinator with City of Greenacres (posted 5/24)
Salary: $23.57 - $35.70 Hourly
Close date for position: Friday, June 10, 2022
Position Summary: Responsible for the planning, coordination, execution, and supervision for the City sponsored and co-sponsored community events, event marketing, implementation of senior programs; CRS department sponsorships, donations, and fundraising activity, as assigned. . . .More Information

Parks & Recreation Supervisor with Village of Palmetto Bay (posted 5/24)
Salary: $32,901.12 - $57,537.79/Annually
Close date for position: Friday, June 3, 2022
This position is responsible for work involving supervision in planning, directing, and leading of varied activities in the Village of Palmetto Bay recreational programs and park operations. The incumbent will exercise supervisory responsibilities over Park Service Aides and will work under the general supervision of the Parks & Recreation Department Director or designee. A complete position description containing duties, responsibilities, minimum requirements and overall working environment can be found at (Human Resources). . . .More Information

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**Seasonal Lifeguard jobs are listed under Part Time/Seasonal below**

Aquatics Manager with Cherokee Recreation and Parks (posted 4/2)
Salary: $50,000-$58,000.00
Close date for position: Friday, July 1, 2022
The purpose of the job is to administer, maintain and manage the Cherokee County Aquatic Center (CCAC).
Duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to: managing daily operations of the CCAC; -planning and implementing goals, objectives and strategies for the CCAC; Plans and implements long and short-term goals, objectives and strategies for the aquatic center; Responsible for implementing budget, training, scheduling, public relations, marketing, customer service, and purchasing for the center; Job requires some night and weekend hours. . . .More Information

Lifeguards with Town of Fort Myers Beach (posted 4/5)
Salary: $15 hr
The lifeguard will be in charge of watching the patrons of the pool, helping maintain a clean and safe facility, attending training sessions, and helping the Parks and Recreation Department with regular day-to-day functions. Lifeguards must be responsible, reliable, trustworthy and hold a certification in Lifeguarding. Lifeguard certification classes are available for non-certified interested individuals. . . .More Information

Maintenance Specialist - Aquatics with Florida State University (posted 4/14)
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing mechanical, electrical, and plumbing equipment associated with pools and spas. Inform Aquatic Supervisor of needed repairs. Stay abreast of code and technical requirements, adaptations, industry trends for pool/spa operation and maintenance for hazardous chemical handling use in chemical feed systems. Attends demonstrations, seminars, and/or certification courses to keep up-to-date. To apply go to Careers at FSU and apply for Job ID 51470 . . .More Information

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Parks and Natural Resources

**Seasonal Parks jobs are listed under Part Time/Seasonal above**

Parks Maintenance Superintendent with Calvin Giordano & Associates, SAFEbuilt company (posted 4/21)
Salary: depending on experience
Close date for position: Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Calvin Giordano & Associates, a SAFEbuilt company, is currently seeking a talented and experienced Parks Superintendent. This position offers great opportunity for dynamic, motivated self-starters to work on a variety of work assignments. This position performs responsible work and supervision of contractors in all aspects of the maintenance of public parks property including concessions buildings, restroom facilities, maintenance buildings, structures, fencing, parking lots, walkways, playgrounds, signage, lighting, equipment and other hardscape amenities within the city parks. . . .More Information
Parks Supervisor - Horticulture with City of Winter Garden (posted 5/11)

Salary: $39,321.57 - $64,012.91
Close date for position Thursday, June 30, 2022
The City of Winter Garden is seeking a Parks Supervisor - Horticulture with an Associate’s Degree in Horticulture, Entomology/IPM, Forestry, Natural Resource Management or related fields; 5 years of directly related work experience, with at least 2 years in a supervisory capacity. The Parks Supervisor is responsible for supervising the maintenance of park facilities, park grounds, and athletic fields, which includes supervision of field crews engaged in irrigation, horticultural, and turf maintenance and the care of parks and City properties. . . .More Information 

Nature Assistant with City of Gainesville (posted 5/17)
Salary: $15.06 - $21.09
Close date for position: Thursday, May 26, 2022
This is responsible work assisting the staff within the Nature Operations Division in conducting nature activities in designated park areas. Positions allocated to this classification report to a designated supervisor and work under close supervision. Work in this class is distinguished from other classes by its emphasis on education and interpretation or natural resource management. . . .More Information

Senior Parks Specialist with Orange County Parks and Recreation (posted 5/18)
Salary: Minimum salary of $15.99/hour
Close date for position: Saturday, December 31, 2022
The Senior Parks Specialist position leads employees and performs a wide variety of skilled and technical work in Park operations. An employee in this position is responsible for insuring that safety standards are maintained, performing required inspections of devices or programs, maintaining records, preparing reports and directing and/or implementing plans of park development. This is a skilled operations and maintenance position. Positions at Fort Christmas Historical Park, Downey Park and George Bailey Park are available. . . .More Information

Parks Specialist with Orange County Parks and Recreation Division (posted 5/18)
Salary: Minimum starting salary is $15.00/hour
Close date for position: Monday, December 12, 2022
This position performs semi-skilled duties in the maintenance and repair of park facilities and renders services to park users and patrons. Parks Specialists open and close parks, perform basic construction and repair duties and are responsible for keeping facilities clean and orderly. We have a need for Parks Specialist at multiple locations throughout Orange County, during the interview process candidates will have the opportunity to choose a location from our current list of openings! . . . .More Information
Spray Technician with Orange County Parks and Recreation Division (posted 5/18)
Salary: Minimum salary starts at $15.99/hour
Close date for position: Monday, December 12, 2022
$1,000 Sign-on Bonus! Spray technicians are responsible for the mixing, handling and applying chemicals on turf fields and park waterways. Techs are responsible for turf health and the transport of application equipment for jobs throughout the County. Applicants will be required to obtain a Florida Restricted Use of Pesticide license (Ornamental and Turf) and a valid Florida Class B commercial driver license with tanker endorsement on the job within six months of hire. Job ID 28839. . . More Information

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**Seasonal Recreation jobs are listed under Part Time/Seasonal below**

Program Coordinator - Parks & Recreation Specialist III - R14466 with Sarasota County Government (posted 4/21)
Salary: $42,868.80 - $58,656.00
Close date for position: Friday, May 27, 2022
This is professional work planning. supervising, organizing. scheduling, promoting, budgeting and directing recreational programs, special events, summer camps, and other related programs and activities of a recreation facility. It also includes working collaboratively within the department, managing facility budget & inventory, supervising and training staff, participating in outreach opportunities, recruiting participants, volunteers and partnerships and being proficient in recreational software and systems. . . More Information

Recreation Manager with Town of Miami Lakes (posted 4/26)
Salary: $62,800 - $78,717
Miami Lakes is seeking an enthusiastic and passionate Recreation Manager to administer Town recreation operations including, but not limited to athletics, aquatics, special events, recreation programs, and community center operations. Position is full-time, exempt. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation Management, Leisure Services, or closely related field (master’s degree and CPRP or related certification preferred) ; Three years of progressively responsible municipal recreation management experience, or equivalent of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. . . .More Information

Recreation Supervisor with City of Clearwater (posted 5/11)
Salary: $49,600.20

Close date for position: Thursday, May 26, 2022
Under limited direction, the Recreation Supervisor is responsible for the supervision, management, operations, and customer service at various aquatic and recreation complexes, athletic and city facilities, parks and beaches within the City of Clearwater. Supports the overall direction and function of the parks and recreation department. Current recruitment is for two (2) positions within our Special Events/Athletics Division. One position is for the Planning/Permitting section and one position is for the Operations/Logistics section. . . .More Information 
Recreation Leader with
City of New Smyrna Beach (posted 5/11)
Salary: $13.78
Close date for position: Monday, May 30, 2022
Performs professional recreation services arranging for and carrying out short-term programs and activities. Plans and supervises neighborhood and community group activities which may include a variety of programs. Issues and supervises equipment and materials. Maintain and updates facility’s schedules, calendars, etc. 
Collects waivers from participants, tracks attendance of activities and programs, compiles data for reports. Works rentals or events at City’s facilities or centers. Responds to inquiries from the public about specific programs. Performs other related duties as assigned. . . . More Information
Recreation Specialist with Charlotte County Board of County Commissioners (posted 5/18)

Salary: $14.26 Per hour - $29,661.00 Annual
Close date for position: Thursday, May 26, 2022
Performs work organizing, coaching, and conducting recreational activities or sports at a recreation area or center in the County. Responsibilities include ensuring that proper recreation apparatus, equipment, and supplies needed for the specific events are available. May act as a lead worker over one or more assistants implementing recreational activities. Preliminary training and general instructions are received from a supervisor regarding the activity or event to be supervised. Work is performed under general supervision. . . .More Information


Recreation Leader with Orange County Parks and Recreation Division (posted 5/18)
Salary: Min. Starting Pay is $15.76/hour
Close date for position: Saturday, December 31, 2022
This position is responsible for assisting in organizing and leading a variety of recreation activities at outdoor and/or indoor recreation sites, including afterschool and summer camp programs. In addition, this position opens and closes park locations, assists with the documentation of daily activities, collects fees and maintains an attitude of helpful and courteous service toward the public. Recreation Leaders are instrumental in the success of ongoing programs and events and are trained for promotional opportunities. Position 27348 . . . More Information

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Therapeutic Recreation

Therapeutic Recreation Specialist II with Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation/Recreation Services  
Cost: $43,557 Annually
Plans, develops, coordinates, implements, organizes, adapts, supervises and evaluates County­wide/community therapeutic recreation programs including summer day camps, sports leagues, various games, arts, crafts, drama, dance, aquatic programs, swimming lessons and special events for persons of all ages with and without disabilities. Assesses recreational needs; researches trends; implements/coordinates programs instructed by contractual staff and volunteers. Plans/implements competition and games logistics, including transportation for events. Creates/distributes promotional materials; maintains social media sites; assists with fundraising campaigns. Meets with the public, parents, groups, schools and organizations to provide information, promote/formulate new programs and further public relations for the County; maintains attendance records and program statistics; orders, tracks and secures equipment. Work is performed under general supervision and is reviewed through conferences, reports and evaluation of results obtained. . . . More Information 

Adaptive Recreation Specialist with Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation (posted 5/9)
Salary: $16.71 -25.90 US Dollar (USD) Hourly
Close date for position: Tuesday, May 24, 2022
This Full-Time Adaptive Recreation Specialist position is unique due to the heavy involvement in the Hillsborough County Adaptive Sports program. This program serves youth, adults and Veterans with Physical and Intellectual Disabilities. The mission of Hillsborough County Adaptive Sports is to improve the overall quality of life for athletes through participation in sports and positive coaching.
Hillsborough County Adaptive Sports offers both recreational and competitive sports including, Adaptive Track and Field, Swimming, Archery, Cycling, Basketball, Golf, Sit Volleyball, etc. . . . More Information

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Part time/Seasonal

Camp Counselor with Nathan Benderson Park Conservancy, Inc. (posted 4/21)
Salary: $15/hr
Close date for position: Friday, July 15, 2022
Camp counselors handle the daily operations for the youth camp programs. Their primary area of responsibility is to teach water and boating safety to campers ages 6-14. Counselors will communicate with parents, providing updates where required and answering questions about the camp. You will provide guidance, motivation and support to all camp visitors. Most importantly you must know, enforce, and follow all safety guidelines associated with the camp program. Must be available to work May 16th-August 6th. . . .More Information

Summer Camp Counselor with Town of Bay Harbor Islands (posted 4/25)
Salary: $15-$17 an hour
Close date for position: Wednesday, May 25, 2022
Assists with various programs and events including youth and adult programming, tournaments/games, and camps. Supervises children enrolled in the afterschool program to ensure their safety and security. Work is performed under general supervision with limited latitude in the use of initiative and independent judgment. Position exercises some judgment in accordance with well-defined policies, procedures, and techniques. IMPORTANT: Camp is open from 8am to 6pm-please make yourself available within these hours. Schedules will be given, 29 hours a week or less. . . .More Information


Parks and Recreation Summer Camp Positions-Camp Counselors or Bus Drivers with City of Pensacola (posted 5/11)
Salary: * $11-$12 hourly or $15-$16 hourly
Close date for position Friday, May 27, 2022
Description: (80 words Max.) * Are you a fun, and energetic person? Do you love kids? Our summer camp positions are temporary for 11 weeks of camp. Work begins May 20th with training. Camp ends on August 9th. Bus Driver with CDL Pay: $15-$16 hourly. . . . More Information 

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Sport Field Spray Technician with Orange County Parks and Recreation
Salary: $15.60-$20.25/hour
Close date for position: Saturday, December 31, 2022
This position is responsible for a variety of duties related to the control of aquatic and terrestrial weeds along waterways and within sport turf. Applicants must either possess or be willing to possess (within six months of hire) a Florida Restricted Use of Pesticide License (Ornamental and Turf) as well as a Florida Class B commercial driver’s license with tanker endorsement. . . .More Information


Gate Attendant with Orange County Parks and Recreation Division (posted 5/18)
Salary: Minimum salary is $15.45/hour
Close date for position: Tuesday, May 31, 2022
The Gate Attendant position, based at Orange County's Moss Park, is responsible for clerical work and requires extensive public contact with visitors. This role is responsible for receiving cash, reserving camping and pavilions and providing general park information to the public. Position 28976 . . . . More Information

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