Recreational Coordinator

Robbers Cave State Park

Recruitment #200619-UNCX-251

Introduction

 APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

HOW TO APPLY: 
Submit a Resume and Cover Letter* during the announcement period listed above to:
 
Human Resources
ATTN:  HR Recruiter
900 N Stiles Ave, Ste. 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104-3234
Phone: 405-522-9581
recruiter@travelok.com

**Review of documents will begin immediately**
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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT #118-20

TITLE: Recreational Coordinator - Unclassified

LOCATION: Robbers Cave State Park, Wilburton, OK

SALARY: $33,264.80 annually plus benefits.

*Cover Letter must include an accurate address and telephone number, as well as the title of the position for which you are applying.

TO BE CONSIDERED:
•Any individual may apply for an unclassified posting.
•OTRD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.


RECREATIONAL COORDINATOR (2356)
Unclassified

DEFINITION:
• Under general supervision, plans, supervises and directs a recreation program at a state lodge, resort, or park.

EXAMPLES OF WORK PERFORMED:
• Develops environmental educational and recreational programs for resort and park visitors.
• Organizes activities; interprets the natural and cultural resources of the park area; leads nature walks.
• Constructs and maintains trails and displays within park nature centers.
• Conducts educational programs for schools, scout groups, and others at locations that may be outside the park itself.
• Prepares and submits required reports, evaluations and visitor surveys.
• Directs recreational programs and social activities programs for users of state facilities.
• Plans, schedules, coordinates and directs recreational programs including arts and crafts, land and water sports, table games, hikes, bicycle and horseback riding, hayrides, nature appreciation, and social functions.
• Provides tours of facilities, natural resources, and recreation areas; provides detailed information concerning state facilities or tourist attractions.
• Requests, receives and accounts for supplies and equipment required and used for all recreation programs; institutes system of control, accountability, and maintenance of supplies and equipment to insure continuous availability to users.
• Responsible for the maintenance of the swimming pools to the requirements of the OK State Department of Health.
• Responsible for the maintenance of the tennis courts, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, and poolside court yard.
• Must have or obtain CPR certification. Certification must be kept current.
• Performs related work as required and assigned.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
• Knowledge of recreation programs and of methods involved in planning and conducting a recreational program.
• Knowledge of environmental science and natural and cultural history. 
• Skill in conducting group activities; in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with facility staff or tourists; and, in communicating effectively, both orally and in writing.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
• Requirements at this level consist of a bachelor’s degree in an environmental or biological science or Park and Recreation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of qualifying experience for each year of the bachelor’s degree.

 

Conclusion

Veteran’s preference points apply only for initial appointment in the classified service.