Employment Opportunity

Recreation Program Coordinator

Parks and Recreation
Township of Spring, PA


Spring Township seeks highly motivated, energetic, well organized and detail oriented Recreation Program Coordinator to maintain, develop and implement year round recreation programs for 27,000 residents of all ages and abilities.

This position is primarily responsible for:

  • Serving as a liaison and resource between the Township and the business community as it relates to Parks and Recreation programs and activities.

  • Overseeing, directing and scheduling front desk staff and coverage.

  • Recruiting, directing and training summer playground staff and responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the summer programs.

  • Directly supervising and overseeing the work of contractors and program staff throughout the year.

  • Carrying out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Township’s policies and applicable laws, under the direction of the Director of Parks & Recreation.

  • Supervisory responsibilities may include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.Minimum Requirements include: Bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation or a related field from a four (4) year college or university preferred, along with a minimum of two (2) years of directly related experience. Certified Park & Recreation Professional designation preferred or ability to obtain certification within a year of hire. Alternative qualifications that may be considered are an Associate’s Degree in a related field with 6 years of directly related experience. Prior experience directing/supervising the work of others is strongly preferred.The Township of Spring offers excellent comprehensive benefits and a competitive salary. To be considered, you must include salary history and expectations and meet minimum stated requirements. Resumes should be submitted to: Danielle Reardon, Director of HR at dreardon@springtwpberks.org               EOE M/F/D/V

Summer Employment Opportunities

Positions available for college students who enjoy being outdoors, working with
children and having fun!

  The Township of Spring Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting applications for
 Summer Playground Leaders.

• 18 years of age or older
• Must be available from June 4 –July 27, 2018 Monday—Friday 8:00am—2:00 pm (no time off during this time)

Applications available at the Township of Spring Parks and Recreation Department
Monday to Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
2850 Windmill Road
Sinking Spring, PA
Or request an application via email at: parksandrec@springtwpberks.org