Aquatics Coordinator

Job Description:

Location: Berkeley, CA, USA

The City of Berkeley is excited to share the recruitment for Aquatics Coordinator. This classification is responsible for the coordination and management of City Aquatics facilities and programs.  We are seeking applications from highly skilled individuals with recreation program planning and coordination experience with an emphasis on aquatics facility management.  The incumbent plans, organizes and implements multi-faceted City-wide recreation and aquatics programs and activities; identifies community swim program needs and recommends alternatives or enhanced programs; inspects pools and facilities and performs routine pool maintenance; provides staff training and professional development.

Successful applicants will have the ability to:

  •  Assist in the development and implementation of goals, objectives, policies, procedures and work standards for the aquatics section
  • Participate in the preparation and administration of the aquatics program budget
  • Plan, organize, assign, direct, review and evaluate the work of assigned staff
  • Participate in the selection of personnel and provides for their training and professional development
  • Evaluate swimming skills and provide in-service training in advanced swimming techniques
  • Develop and ensure enforcement of water safety standards and enforce safety and operating procedures
  • Assist with coaching and water safety training
  • Confer with and provide professional assistance to City departments on aquatics programs and related matters
  • Direct subordinate staff in the daily activities and operations of City aquatics centers and aquatics programs
  • Develop program proposals and recommends fee schedules
  • Evaluate aquatics programs and aquatics center services and recommends improvements
  • Identify aquatics center service needs and develop and implement programs to fulfill these needs
  • Formulate and organize program plans and schedules for seasonal and year-round swimming activities
  • Conduct inspections of aquatics centers and ensure maintenance including review of log books, check of water chemistry and possible backwash, installation of new equipment, cleaning of clogged drains and replacement of underwater lights
  • Order supplies, contact vendors and conduct site inspections for outside maintenance contract work
  • Assess and recommend pool facilities capital improvement needs and secure budgetary cost estimates
  • Maintain contacts with neighborhood groups, schools, volunteers and other community groups and provide necessary coordination for programs and services, and prepare news releases, posters and brochures to publicize aquatics center programs and activities
  • Ensure accurate collection and recordkeeping for program receipts and oversee rental and registration activities
  • Prepare a variety of periodic and special reports related to aquatics center and aquatics program activities
  • Plan and participate in fund-raising and other special events

How to Apply

Please apply through the City of Berkeley jobs page, found here: https://cityofberkeley.info/jobs/

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