The Town of Carberry and Municipality  of North Cypress-Langford Recreation Board is seeking an energetic individual to fill the full-time, permanent position of Recreation Programmer.


The Recreation Programmer is responsible for management of all recreation programming, providing attainable opportunities for sport and recreation and promoting a healthy lifestyle for all community residents.

Required Qualifications:


  • Education and/or experience deemed equivalent by the hiring committee may be considered
  • Experience with program planning
  • Involvement with grant/proposal writing
  • Exposure to strategic planning efforts, needs assessments and feasibility studies
  • Experience working with staff, volunteers and the public
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Highly-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent organizational skills and recording keeping
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload
  • Effective public relations and public speaking skills
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills and team player
  • Leadership skills to empower others
  • Capability of adapting to change
  • Foresight and the ability to be proactive
  • Ability to appropriately handle complaints/concerns
  • Computer skills, including ability to operate spreadsheets, word processing and publishing programs at a highly proficient level
  • Strong interest in Recreation and Community


Desired Qualifications:


  • A degree in Recreation (or related field) is preferred but not required
  • Previous management and marketing experience
  • Experience working with, and reporting to a Board of Directors and Council
  • Experience recording, compiling and distributing meeting minutes
  • Basic Bookkeeping experience



Position to commence: as soon as possible

Salary: dependent on qualifications and experience

Job description available upon request


Interested applicants should forward a detailed resume outlining skills and experience with 3 references by February 16, 2018 at 4:00PM to:

Town of Carberry/Municipality of North Cypress-Langford

Attn: Sandra Jones

Box 130

Carberry, MB R0K 0H0

Email: town@townofcarberry.ca


We thank all those who take the time to apply, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.