Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Supervisor (SPORTS)

  • Application Period Closed Appointment Pending Full Time Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts
  • Anywhere
  • Posted 1 year ago

Recruitment Announcement



Post through December 6, 2021


The Full-Time PRCA Supervisor (Sports) plays an essential role on the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department team. Use your knowledge and passion for sports to make a lasting contribution to the health and self-esteem of community members. Kettering’s sports leagues and programs have a direct and meaningful impact on hundreds of youth and adults each year.

The PRCA Supervisor (Sports) is responsible for developing, coordinating and supervising youth and adult sports programs, events and leagues for the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department. The PRCA Supervisor will supervise part-time support staff team members.


Must have the ability to take primary responsibility for the youth and adult sports program and league operation, and the knowledge of the objectives and principles of public recreation, including a thorough understanding of activities, which comprise a community recreation program. Strong interpersonal skills, experience in working in public sector, and a background in recreational service delivery programs desirable. Excellent organizational and staff supervisory skills are required, as well as the ability to work effectively with all employees, City officials and the general public. Experience in budget management and preparation required. Excellent communication skills and strong leadership abilities are desirable. Previous recreation program development and management experience are also preferred. If not currently certified in CPR and First Aid, certification will be required after appointment.

The ideal candidate will hold a bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation, Sport Administration or related field and three years or more of related professional experience in sports programming administration, master’s degree is preferred. Any equivalent combination of experience and training, which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities is required by this position. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license.


The PRCA Supervisor (Sports) position is an unclassified and exempt position with a current annual salary up to $75,878/yr. contingent upon the candidate’s related skills, knowledge, and abilities. Comprehensive Benefits include medical and dental insurance, attractive retirement plan, vacation leave, sick leave, holiday pay and other fringe benefits.


Candidates should submit a Resume and Cover Letter, including a brief overview of relevant work experience and education by 5:00 pm on December 6, 2021 to: Director of Human Resources, Kettering Government Center, 3600 Shroyer Rd, Kettering, OH 45429-2799 or to Office hours are 8AM-5PM, M-F. For a detailed position description, please visit the City’s website at


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