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Outdoor Recreation Coordinator

Responsibilities: Administers a varied program of outdoor experiences, such as hiking, climbing, aquatics, and winter sports. Advises clubs and committees. Supervises outdoor recreation center, including purchases and rentals, equipment repairs, storage, and meeting rooms. Coordinates the scheduling of resource people for supervision and instruction.

Special qualifications: An appreciation of the natural environment and an eagerness to share this with others. A strong sense of responsibility that recognizes the challenges and dangers of many of the programs. Promotional ability. Expertise in programming outdoor recreation.  Experience in training paraprofessionals to support programs and trips is essential.

Experience: Participant in outdoor activities. Qualified leader and administrator. Experience in planning outdoor programs.

Education: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in recreation, education administration, or a related field.

Core competencies: Communication, Planning, Student Learning

Updated Jan. 20, 2013