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Job Posting: Manager of Recreation and Events


Manager of Recreation and Events (Exempt)

Located in the beautiful West Kootenays, the City of Rossland is a progressive municipality known for its proximity to outstanding outdoor recreation, heritage architecture and world-class arts and culture.

The City of Rossland is currently seeking a full-time Manager of Recreation and Events.  Reporting to, and under the direction of the Chief Administrative Officer/Corporate Officer, this newly-created position will be responsible for managing, directing, promoting and overseeing City-wide recreational, programs, events, facilities and functions.  The Manager will work with local and regional partners, stakeholders and user groups to developed and ensure that all sport, recreation, leisure, cultural, and special event needs of the City are met.  

This position will also work to increase community/employee participation, as well as, visibility within the community by promoting and raising awareness of its facilities, programs and activities offered within the City.  The position will be responsible for communications to the public that includes the preparation of press releases, newsletters, brochures, web page updates and other methods of public communication.  For a detailed job description and additional information of the City of Rossland, please visit www.rossland.ca/employment-opportunities

A competitive salary commensurate with experience and an excellent benefit package is available with this Exempt position.  Qualified candidates are invited to submit application in confidence by Friday, October 6, 2017 12:00 pm PST to:

The Corporation of the City of Rossland

1899 Columbia Avenue

PO Box 1179

Rossland, BC V0G 1Y0


Attention: Bryan Teasdale, CAO/CO



The City thanks all applicants, however, only those applicants short-listed for interviews will be contacted. 

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2017/10/07