Recreation Manager Resume Samples

A Recreation Manager undertakes the crucial job of overseeing, managing, and implementing various recreation programs on behalf of the organization. While actual duties vary based on the place they work for such as community center, residential homes for senior people, and leisure activities, some duties are considered universally common and are listed on the Recreation Manager Resume as – planning the recreation programs, promoting special activities and events, preparing reports, recruiting and training and employees; developing budgets, getting sponsorship; and handling all administrative tasks.

A successful resume highlights the following core skills and abilities – recreation activities expertise, leadership skills; strong interpersonal and communication skills, budgeting, and computer competencies; and a creative mindset to come up with innovative and useful recreational programs and activities. Employers pick resumes that mention a degree in leisure or recreation management.

 

Recreation Manager Resume example

Recreation Manager Resume

Objective : As a Recreation Manager, responsible for Developing, organizing, scheduling and promoting, engaging and enjoyable recreation activities, Experience in answering group team building inquiries via telephone, voicemail and/ or email, etc,.

Skills : Computer Literate, Powerpoint,excel And Word,.

Description :

    1. Attended daily briefing with the Managers and Executives to update each department.
    2. Ensured that the Health Club and its facilities are operational and open for use at all times.
    3. Maintained an effective and orderly reception area at all times and be responsible for all monies issued.
    4. Attended guests complain if there's any, a suggestion from the guests so as to improve the quality of service.
    5. Purchased and requested amenities and products needed at the Health Club.
    6. Facilitated the areas with high standards.
    7. Reported directly to the General Manager concerning the Health Club's needs and concerns.
    8. Scheduled classes and events; assigned and supervised staff at the facility; coordinated general maintenance of the facility, made sure rooms were set up and ready for programs and rentals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Recreation Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking a regular part time Recreation Manager position with Stafford County which will enable me to utilize my customer service skills and my experience in the field of parks and recreation. I would very much welcome an opportunity to support the staff and customers at the Stafford Gymnastics and Recreation Center.

Skills : Management Skills, Multitasking, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Certified and trained team members on the new pool concierge program to ensure all our guests felt extremely comfortable; certified as a lifeguard and professional rescuer/CPR instructor by the American Red Cross.
    2. Developed and maintained the team's Intranet site.
    3. Conducted weekly Talent Plus interviews.
    4. Created and maintained the monthly training calendar.
    5. Reported daily to the General Manager with the Health Club daily activities and programs.
    6. Managed the sport and recreation department at the college.
    7. Served as the primary contact for events held in the lower level of the Student Union Planned and supervised events in Recreational Center Attended.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Recreation Manager Resume

Objective : Effective leader in the wellness and recreation industries. Demonstrated ability to think strategically and manage tactically to achieve success for employer, customers, and self. Expertise includes the design and delivery of comprehensive programs for communities and organizations. A goal-oriented self starter with proven results driven by a positive attitude, innovative thinking, and motivation of others.

Skills : Personal Training, Marketing, Employment Management, Budget Management, Program Development, Event Coordination, Project Management, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Managed multiple projects at any given time for up to 1200 people, and lead teams of up to 50 employees and volunteers to successfully execute these activities.
    2. Planned, coordinated, and promoted indoor and outdoor recreational activities and large events for the community including adult sports leagues, concerts, exercise classes, races, scenic tours, holiday celebrations, educational presentations, art and craft shows, and much more.
    3. Supervised staff and lead operations for all station recreation facilities including 3 gyms, a library, a video store, a retail store, a craft room, dorm lounges, and a visitor hut.
    4. Budgeted and forecasted department finances, and regularly negotiated prices and purchased products.
    5. Recruited and trained staff and volunteers, and delegated tasks for complex events and activities.
    6. Performed regular inventory of recreation facilities, and provided comprehensive process improvement techniques and tools to and streamline operations.
    7. Organized and staff community outings and events Supervise recreational events for individuals signed up for the program Transport individuals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Organizational Management

Recreation Manager Resume

Headline : Responsible, reliable, supportive and very professional with extensive experience in working with people. Organized and detail-oriented with strengths in communication skills and creating positive rapport with people, staff and management. Patient and compassionate and works well in dealing with confidential and sensitive situations.

Skills : Microsoft Office Proficient, Recreation Skills, Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed the day to day operations of Compass Sports which is a recreation department of the 5 Diamond rated Montage Deer Valley hotel.
    2. Created relationships between the hotel and vendors from around Utah to offer events to guests.
    3. Managed up to 10 associates and 1 supervisor for activities and pool area.
    4. Set standards for Guest Satisfaction Scores.
    5. Provided recreational acts of schedule activities, programs, community outing and physical fitness and leisure activities, clientele progress.
    6. Developed, promoted, created innovative recreation activities (youth, adults, cultural), retreats, classes, programs, and educational workshops.
    7. Created, planned, and facilitated on and off property activities for guests.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Parks Recreation

Recreation Manager Resume

Summary : As a Recreation Manager, responsible for Creating an atmosphere of exceptionally warm and gracious service for resort guests and an enjoyable work environment. Experience in managing Outpost recreation offerings and the service experience for all guests and potential guests on a daily basis as well as supervising and training recreation colleagues, etc,.

Skills : Management Experience, Microsoft Office, Recreation Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed all aspects of the Recreation Department Oversee all daily operations including, Bike Rentals, Pool, Fly Fishing, Ice Rink, Nordic Center, and Mountain Buddies Kids Camp.
    2. Established partnerships with other businesses in the area to offer more activities to guests.
    3. Helped establish a wellness program for guests and staff.
    4. Introduced programs such as Yoga, Aikido, Crossfit, and others.
    5. Created and implemented various team building activities for convention groups.
    6. Did this for companies such as Google, YouTube, North Face, SF 49'rs Kids Fundraiser, Go Pro, and others.
    7. Redesigned Laser Tag Arena and Designed Battlefield arena.
     
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Recreation Manager Resume

Objective : Looking for a full time Recreation Manager position in a sports and recreation environment that offers a greater challenge for myself, increased benefits for my family, and the chance for myself to help the community stay active.To further my professional career with a sports and recreation position to teach people and children about sports and the benefits of staying healthy and active.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Customer Service, Database.

Description :

    1. Opened and closed indoor/outdoor facilities while conducting safety checks and while cleaning equipment. Interviewed, trained, and monitored volunteers.
    2. Researched and applied for sports and recreation funding sources and projects.
    3. Set up groups and activities according to age and interest.
    4. Set up community activities and programs to inspire the community to get active and stay active.
    5. Organized, planned, and monitored recreational programs including 3 on 3 basketball, Flag Football, Table Tennis, Billiards, and indoor Volleyball Tournaments for all Ages/Genders and also according to skill.
    6. Helped clients with nutrition tips and set up specific Nutrition Plans.
    7. Worked 1-on-1 with clients during their exercise to ensure correct form/breathing, and to help spot them.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Recreation Manager Resume

Headline : As a Recreation Manager, responsible for Creating an atmosphere of exceptionally warm and gracious service for resort guests and an enjoyable work environment. Experience in managing Outpost recreation offerings and the service experience for all guests and potential guests on a daily basis as well as supervising and training recreation colleagues, etc,.

Skills : Management Experience, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Managed all aspects of the Recreation Department Oversee all daily operations including, Bike Rentals, Pool, Fly Fishing, Ice Rink, Nordic Center, and Mountain Buddies Kids Camp.
    2. Established partnerships with other businesses in the area to offer more activities to guests.
    3. Helped establish a wellness program for guests and staff.
    4. Introduced programs such as Yoga, Aikido, Crossfit, and others.
    5. Created and implemented various team building activities for convention groups.
    6. Did this for companies such as Google, YouTube, North Face, SF 49'rs Kids Fundraiser, Go Pro, and others.
    7. Redesigned Laser Tag Arena and Designed Battlefield arena.
     
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Recreation Manager Resume

Objective : As a Recreation Manager, responsible for overseeing corporate business to business objectives and account relationships. Focused on providing practical and economical solutions to organizational problems from a human relations perspective. Career reflects versatility and resourcefulness in making sound, independent decisions.

Skills : Hospitality, Sales, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Trained, scheduled, and assigned program staff and volunteers.
    2. Publicized and promoted events and programs.
    3. Issued, secured, and maintained program equipment, supplies, tools, and literature.
    4. Completed all required forms of paperwork or data into the city server.
    5. Assisted in maintaining discipline, and enforce rules and regulations, and always encourage others to follow city policy and procedures.
    6. Created a complete Recreation Catalog of activities that could be shown to guests and prospective groups to generate additional revenue.
    7. Managed all recreation department staff, training, evaluation, scheduling, budget, hiring.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Recreation Manager Resume

Headline : Experienced in all aspects of Recreational operations-membership & program sales, with expertise in customer service that recruits and retains members. Financial reporting and budget forecasting to provide overall resources meet the public's needs in both urban and suburban communities.

Skills : All MS Programs. Excellent management, customer service, international experience and analytic . Fitness: Pilates, Yoga, TRX, Group exercise instruction, Personal Training, Ayurveda, Pre-Post natal, Body conditioning, Crystal and energy therapy. Clinical nutritionist and clinical herbalist.

Description :

    1. Responsible for programming and staffing Youth and Adult Sports programs at Westerville's state of the art 96,000 square feet Community Recreation Center.
    2. Hired and supervised full and part-time staff in charge of athletic programs for the City.
    3. Responsible for coordinating Department's athletic fields - scheduling fields, worked with community sports organizations, issued field use contracts, and kept usage records.
    4. Served as Manager on Duty of the Community Recreation Center, offered great customer service, coordinated staff, money handling procedures, assisted patrons with registration, handling complaints as they arise.
    5. Planned, coordinated, supervised, assigned, and implemented recreation programs, activities, and special events.
    6. Prepared and proposed annual program budget; monitored budget; provided ongoing financial, activity, and attendance information and reported to supervisor; prepared purchase orders and requisitions for all equipment, supplies, and facility needs; maintained personnel and administrative records and reports.
    7. Negotiated contracts with instructors, concessionaires, and other agencies providing program services; monitored contract compliance; documents expenditures and makes estimates.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Recreation Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking a Recreation Manager position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Monitoring Skills, Communication Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Supervised eleven special program employees in various fitness programs also developed and validated employment agreement with each employee.
    2. Directed numerous sporting, fitness, and special events that reached more than 15,000 patrons annually, and participation in some events increased by more than 75% during the employment period.
    3. Controlled funds that exceeded $50,000 monthly analyzed and validated monthly operating statements.
    4. Upgraded revenue of programs by more than 10% and was praised by patrons/fitness management for the superb initiative.
    5. Evaluated, monitored, and validated the performance of employees, also ensure full compliance with a service agreement.
    6. Prepared and executed payment documentation for each employee.
    7. Prepared articles/pictures from various events for base monthly publication and supported advertising and marketing of events with banners, posters.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED