Description :

Position Summary:
Under the supervision of the Recreation Program Coordinator, the Program Supervisor is responsible for assisting with supervising, developing, implementing, and evaluating a wide variety of summer recreation programs and activities. The Program Supervisor assists with activity planning and promotion. Attending all seasonal staff trainings is required and this position may serve as a substitute seasonal staff member as needed. They would also provide general administrative support for the Recreation Department as a whole. Temporary/Seasonal employees do not receive benefits.    

Minimum Qualifications:    
High School Diploma or equivalent with continued education in a related field. Must have a background working with youth ages 4-14. Must have adequate knowledge and experience working with recreation programs and activities. Must be proficient in general office computers and equipment, including Microsoft Office programs.  Must demonstrate strong problem solving abilities and techniques. Must be professional, and be able to work well with others and independently.  Must pass a background check.
Wage Range:    $14.00 - $17.50 per hour.

Duration:    May through August 2020.

Hours:    Typically Monday  – Friday  from 8:00 am - 4:30 pm with a 45 minute unpaid lunch break daily. Hours may include occasional nights and weekends as programs dictate.

Contact :
Application Procedure:    
To be considered for this position, please submit a completed City application, cover letter, and resume to the Recreation Department at 530 Mill Street NE, Columbia Heights MN 55421 or City applications may be obtained from the City Hall information window, by download at, or by calling (763) 706-3730. If a City application is not completely filled out, the Applicant will not be considered for this position.

Required:  Employment Application
Job Posting: Program Supervisor

Selection Procedure:
Applicants will be evaluated based on the criteria as follows:
50%  Qualifications, Experience and Proficiencies Rating
50%  Oral Interview

Closing Date:    
Priority deadline is Friday, March 27, 2020 by 4:30 pm. Applications accepted until all positions have been filled.

The City of Columbia Heights does not discriminate on the basis of
disability in employment or the provision of services.

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled