Peoria Park District
  • 31-Aug-2022 to Until Filled (CST)
  • RiverPlex Recreation & Wellness Center
  • Peoria, IL, USA
  • 36000-42000 per year
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Benefits and Perks Package

Do you have an interest in providing coordination support to group and rental use in a recreation center setting? "There's more to explore" at the RiverPlex as the Recreation & Special Events Coordinator. Apply online today. Salary range: $36,000 - $42,000 per year.

We are one park district, one community.

  • In coordination with the RiverPlex Supervisor and through supervision of part time recreational staff, provide support to group and rental use of the District facilities as follows: RiverPlex Multi-Purpose Arena, rock wall, and sand volleyball courts.
  • Recruit groups to hold special events in the RiverPlex Arena.
  • Plan and facilitate relevant sports leagues hosted at the RiverPlex.
  • Coordinate and program activities during the non-prime times of the Arena.
  • Supervision of the indoor rock-climbing wall. Recruit, hire, train, and schedule staff for the rock-climbing wall.
  • Assist with daily routine arena safety checklists and routine maintenance when necessary. Work harmoniously with facility maintenance staff to complete larger maintenance projects.
  • Suggest new ideas and techniques for improvement of operations.
  • Support the recruitment, hiring, training and scheduling of part time staff, such as league personnel and officials, special event staff, rock wall attendants and others as needed.
  • Plan, schedule, implement and evaluate programs and special events in the multi purpose arena in collaboration with the District.
  • Assist with the purchase, distribution, and inventory of program supplies.
  • Participate in the development of goals and objectives for programs and services in accordance with overall goals of the Park District.
  • Act as a liaison with community school districts, agencies and other groups to strengthen relationships and better coordinate cooperative services and programming.
  • Continue to meet community needs for recreation programs and the improvement/expansion of existing programs.
  • Prepare and submit records including registration, attendance, payroll, schedules, invoices, and other documentation as requested.
  • Follow all safety procedures that pertain to the duties performed. Support all aspects of the Park District safety program.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

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