Haida Gwaii Recreation Coordinator

Closing Date: 
Sep. 27, 2019 4:00 pm


Haida Gwaii Recreation Coordinator

The North Coast Regional District is situated on the breathtaking North Coast of British Columbia and includes the archipelago of Haida Gwaii.  It is a dynamic, resource-based region with a population of approximately 19,000 residents.  The region offers great outdoor and indoor recreational opportunities.

As the Haida Gwaii Recreation Coordinator, and reporting to the CAO and Haida Gwaii Regional Recreation Commission (HGRRC), you will perform recreational program work on Haida Gwaii inclusive of: planning, promotion, and  implementation of suitable programs in sport, outdoor, social, arts and cultural areas; recruiting and evaluating program instructors; supervising volunteers, part-time and seasonal staff engaged in the delivery of recreational services for people of all ages, needs and abilities; and reporting on recreational services and programs to the HGRRC, Regional District Board and Haida Gwaii communities.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • A diploma in recreation administration or acceptable equivalent combination of training and experience;
  • Related experience or a combination of experience and training which provides the equivalent scope of knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the work;
  • Experience preparing and maintaining budgets;
  • Event management or community outreach experience;
  • Training and experience in a computerized work environment with a high level of proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite;
  • Experience or knowledge in the operations of public recreations; and
  • Demonstrated success developing, organizing and implementing a variety of inclusive program, activities and events.

The North Coast Regional District offers a competitive salary and benefit package.  Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume with a cover letter, in confidence, by September 27th, 2019.  Please submit your application via email to: CAO@ncrdbc.com

Questions may be directed to Daniel Fish, CAO at 250-624-2002, Ext 8.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.