Division: CITY SERVICES
Unit: CITY GREENING & LEISURE
Section: AQUATIC & LEISURE SERVICES
Salary: AUD 68,942 per annum plus Superannuation (Remuneration stated is for the full-time position)
Employment status: Term Contract up to December 2020
Employment arrangement: Full-time
Option to work under a 19 day month arrangement
We believe our people are our success, strengthen our organisation and position us to lead, govern and serve our community, enabling us to achieve all that we plan for this spectacular city.
We have an exciting opportunity available for an experienced, professional and service led Recreation Officer to join the City of Sydney working at the new Perry Park Recreation Centre in Alexandria. The centre is due to open in November/December 2018.
You will be responsible for assisting in the management and supervision of the daily activities and operation of the Centre, whilst providing an overall supporting role to the Centre Manager and Operations Coordinator.
You will be a proactive individual, able to work both front and back of house. Excellent communications skills, customer service focus and your desire to get things 'right first time', as well as being a team player, will support your success in this role.
To be successful in this role you will demonstrate:
- experience in the planning, coordination and delivery of competitive and social sport, recreation, educational or recreational programs to a diverse client base (futsal, netball or volleyball highly regarded)
- experience in a wide scope of administrative and financial work priorities commensurate to the operation of community recreation and leisure centres
- experience in delivering high-quality customer service and working autonomously.
You will need to be flexible in the spread of hours to work and be available to work a roster which may consist of weekdays, weekends and nights. A current first aid certificate or willingness to undertake relevant training is required. Compliance with Child Protection legislation is essential.
Do you want to be part of something challenging and rewarding? Are you passionate about serving our community? The City of Sydney might be the right career move for you.
Click on 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and address the essential criteria (selection criteria) as stated within the position description that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Previous candidates need not apply.
This role will require a pre-employment medical examination, national criminal check and Working With Children Check.
CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.
Applications must be made online via the City's website by 11:59pm on Monday 17 December 2018.
For further information contact: Geoff Yates, Contract Manager - Aquatic and Leisure Services on 02 9246 7783.
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At the City we provide equal employment opportunity. We are committed to ensuring an accessible and inclusive work environment and encourage applications from people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.