The Town of Peace River is seeking an energetic people-person with a true passion for hospitality and exceptional customer service. We invite you to share your enthusiasm with the community as the full-time, permanent Recreation Services Coordinator.

Located at the main reception of the Baytex Energy Centre, the Recreation Services Coordinator is the main contact for all Town-owned and -operated facility bookings and recreation program registrations. This position also provides administrative support to the staff of the Baytex Energy Centre, ensuring accuracy and professional service.

2024 06 27 Recreation Services Coordinator


  • Post-secondary education; Certificate in Business Administration, Business and Administrative Studies, Bachelor of Arts with focus in English, Human Services, or lived experience that compliments the requirements of this position.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in customer service and Administration environments.
  • Experience in the recreation/leisure environment would be an asset.
  • A clear Criminal Record Check is required.
  • Must work effectively and efficiently with others and alone with little or no supervision.
  • Must be punctual, self-motivated, communicate openly, take direction well, and respond to public inquiries in a professional and friendly manner.
  • An awareness and astuteness of political matters in public administration.
  • Be fair and unbiased when dealing with community groups and individuals.
  • Physical job requirements include:
    •  occasional lifting of 30 pounds, walking, sitting, and standing for extended periods of time.
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to multi-task several projects.
  • The ability to manage time effectively and meet deadlines.
  • Practical knowledge and experience in computer systems for business applications.
  • Prior experience in recording minutes.
  • Ability to communicate in a clear, concise, and effective manner.
  • Knowledge of Great Plains Dynamics/Diamond Municipal Solutions and Univerus software would be an asset.
  • Valid first aid certificate is required prior to start of employment. Training will be provided if necessary.
  • A valid driver’s license and access to vehicle is required.

Full Time • Permanent

Salary: $58,087—$72,950

Hours: Monday to Friday, 7.5 hour per day, 37.5 hours per week

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found.

The Town of Peace River welcomes workplace applications from all qualified candidates. Complete job descriptions are available upon request. Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resumes to the address below.

Quote competition #20/023.

Employee Services Manager: [email protected]

We thank all participants for their interest; however, only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.