Program and Event Coordinator (Youth & Family)

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  • Posted 2 months ago


(Regular Part-Time Position)

Post until 11/15/2021


Join the City of Kettering’s Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts team as a Regular Part-time Program and Event Coordinator (Youth and Family). Passionate and innovative team members are why our customers and residents love our programs!  Gain experience, develop leadership skills and work as a team with us!  You can make an impact close to home and be a part of something bigger by joining our Recreation team.

This position works up to 28 hours per week and requires a flexible work schedule that includes some nights and weekends. Supervision is exercised over subordinates, contractual employees and volunteers. Other duties include completing program objectives, reports and evaluations, researching and recommending new ideas and completing monthly and annual reports. Coordinates with other City staff and volunteers who are assisting with assigned programs and special events; Works with recreation program team and offers support to other program coordinators in all programs and events;  Direction is received from the Program/Youth Development Supervisor through frequent discussions and reports on the progress of planned programs.


The candidate should possess initiative, responsibility, teamwork, ability to multitask, innovative programming skills and computer literacy. Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and weekends. Considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of the development, operation, organization and promotion of recreation programs and events. Enthusiastic attitude, creativity, initiative, assertiveness and organization are desired. Candidate should be very personable while possessing excellent oral and written communication skills.

Candidate should possess a degree in parks and recreation or related field, or comparable experience working with preschool and youth, or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.


Regular Part-Time position with prorated leave benefits; 28 hours/week; pay range starts at $17.55/hour.


Candidates who are interested in this employment opportunity should submit a Resume and Cover Letter, including a brief overview of relevant work experience and education to: Director of Human Resources, Kettering Government Center, 3600 Shroyer Rd, Kettering, OH 45429-2799 or to Office hours are 8AM-5PM, M-F.  Deadline to apply is November 15, 2021.  For more information, please visit the City’s website at



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