Employment Opportunities

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FT DIRECTOR OF RECREATION & PARKS Township of SCOTCH PLAINS. Seeking experienced individual with strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task. Responsibilities include planning, promoting, organizing and administering municipal recreation programs and parks facilities. Overseeing scheduling, maintenance and operation of recreational facilities, field and office work also required.  Strong communication, people management, customer service and interpersonal skills required.  NJ Certified Parks Professional or Recreation Administrator preferred. Bachelor degree preferred.   Salary based on qualifications and experience. Please send resume to Township Manager Al Mirabella (amirabella@scotchplainsnj.com), Township of Scotch Plains: 430 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076. Application deadline – October 31, 2017.

Ad Posted October 13, 2017 Ad to be Removed December 13, 2017 


RECREATION ASSISTANT – LONG HILL TOWNSHIP, Morris County is seeking a Part-time Recreation Assistant who, under supervision, assists in the planning, organization, development and promotion of recreation activities. Assists in the preparation of registration and financial records and completion of reports. Assists in all other projects as assigned by the Recreation Director. Ideal candidate would have computer proficiency in various programs including Excel and Community Pass, professional demeanor in handling telephone inquiries and in-person public interaction, excellent organizational skills, and the ability to handle physical demands of the position including movement and transport of sports equipment, files, and materials for programs/events. Prior recreation experience preferred. E-mail resume to Township Administrator Nancy Malool at administrator@longhillnj.gov.

Ad Posted October 10, 2017 Ad to be Removed December 10, 2017 


Program Supervisor of Athletic & Aquatic Services-Township of Livingston (Essex County) Senior, Youth, and Leisure Services Department 

The position manages and oversees the day-to-day operations of all Athletic and Aquatics programs for youth and adults. The individual would be responsible for supervising all Athletic Recreation, volunteer coaches, and Aquatic Life guards and staff. Candidates must have experience in recruiting and training staff, program scheduling, coordination and communication with partner organizations, and creating, monitoring, and making recommendations for budget lines. Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation Administration, Physical Education or related field. Demonstrated experience in recreation programming, athletics, aquatics and the delivery of leisure services for at least three (3) years with progressive responsibilities that includes supervisory and budgeting experience is also required. Certified Pool Operator Certification must be obtained within six (6) months of date set by management.

Go to http://livingstontownship.org/?page_id=1105 and click on the position for the full job description and instructions on how to apply. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to the email listed on the Employment Opportunities page. The Township of Livingston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Ad Posted August 14, 2017 Ad to be Removed October 14, 2017 

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