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Community Recreation Manager - Regular Full-Time
Municipality: Township of Langley This posting closed on

November 17, 2021
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 21-E017 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Department: Recreation Division
Job Description: Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to approximately 140,000 residents, is committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.

The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a regular full-time Community Recreation Manager to join our team of professionals in the Recreation Division.

Reporting to the Director, Recreation, in this Exempt position you will be responsible for the overall programming and operations of specific community recreation facilities and services, including ice arenas, fitness centres and aquatic facilities. The Community Recreation Manager ensures that facilities and programs are designed to meet the needs and interests of the community. You will develop and administer operating and capital budgets and act as a municipal resource as it relates to community recreation, services and facilities. This role entails considerable liaison with user groups, community organizations and the general public.

The Community Recreation Manager works a varying schedule of non-standard hours/ non-standard work weeks including evening and weekends based on operational facility needs and events.

Your education will include a university degree in Recreation or a related discipline, plus a minimum of 5 years related experience and sound supervisory experience. The successful candidate will be required to complete the Serving it Right certification within 3 months of hire. Candidates must have at least one of the following certifications at time of application and will need to obtain the other one in the first year of employment:
• RFABC / BCRPA recognized Pool Operators II Certificate; or
• Safety Authority recognized Ice Facilities Operators Certificate and/or 5th Class Power Engineer with refrigeration endorsement

(If you have both, please upload both with your application)

This position is defined by the Township of Langley as a position of trust (Child Safety). The successful candidate will be required to have a Police Information Check as a condition of employment (Note: not required as part of the application process, however will be required upon consideration for employment).

In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications / licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application. Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have these documents ready to upload when you apply:
• First Aid Certificate
• CPR Certificate
• BC Class 5 (full-privilege) Driver’s License or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside. You must upload a current Personal Driving Record (select the 5 year option if obtaining online) with your application that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date of this competition. To obtain a copy of your Personal Driving Record, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license or the Driver Factor Report will not be accepted.

A competitive salary commensurate with experience and an excellent benefit package is available with this Exempt position. If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit to apply.

The closing date for this competition is November 17, 2021.

We appreciate all applications; however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Web Address:
Address: Township of Langley
4th Floor Civic Facility
20338 65 Avenue
Langley, BC, V2Y 3J1
Opening Date: October 27, 2021 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 17, 2021 04:30 PM