Recreation Coordinator (TFT)

Department: Recreation & Culture

Closing Date: Jun 02, 2022 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 22-75

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo is seeking a temporary full-time Recreation Coordinator. Under the general direction of the Manager, the incumbent performs recreational program work involving the planning, promotion, and implementation of suitable programs in sport, outdoor, social, arts, and cultural areas. Recruits and evaluates program Instructors. Supervises volunteers and employees engaged in the delivery of recreational services for people of all ages, needs, and abilities. Performs community development functions and encourages community involvement in leisure activities and events.

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached PDF job description below.


Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies. A minimum 2 years’ recreation programming experience in a variety of recreation delivery areas, including a minimum of 1 year related supervisory experience is required. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
A valid Occupational First Aid Level 1 Certification with CPR “B” or “C” and AED, Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence with access to private transportation and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check are required for this position.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a unionized position. $37.82 - 39.81 per hour (Jan 2022 Rate), based on a 40 hour work week (evening and weekend work as required.)


 It is anticipated that this vacancy will be up to 7 months in duration.

Shortlisted applicants may be required to undergo a criminal record check and/or a verification of their education credentials.

To apply for this opportunity, please submit a resume and cover letter (.docx or PDF file format) to referencing the specific competition 22-75 by the application deadline.

The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

Related Documents



Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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