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Recreation Manager

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Nanton, AB
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Full Time
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Sports and Recreation

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The Town of Nanton is currently seeking a qualified person to join Team Nanton as Recreation Manager, leading the Town in the provision of a wide array of recreational opportunities for the residents and guests of Nanton.  Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the successful applicant will provide leadership, oversight and support on all recreational matters, and will be instrumental in the development and execution of recreational programming in Nanton.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Directing and coordinating all public recreation and parks programs and related operations
  • Ensuring high standards of effectiveness and efficiency in recreational activities
  • Preparing and managing budgets
  • Providing leadership and expertise in the development of recreational programming
  • Engaging with the senior management team for collaboration, policy development and implementation of operational and strategic plans

Qualifications and Experience

  • Diploma or certificate in Recreation Management/Administration, or a combination of related education and experience
  • A minimum of three years of directly related experience, preferably within a municipal setting
  • Demonstrated commitment to delivering exceptional public service
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license

A competitive salary is offered in addition to a comprehensive benefit package. 

Qualified individuals may apply by forwarding a resume and cover letter in confidence by 4:00pm on Wednesday January 10, 2018:

Attention: Kevin Miller CAO
RE: Recreation Manager
PO Box 609
Nanton, Alberta  T0L 1R0
[email protected]

For additional information, along with a full job description, please see  We regret that only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.  Please note: This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.


Posted: December 14, 2017
Closes:February 12, 2018