The City of Selah is seeking to hire a Recreation Coordinator. This is a full-time permanent, non-exempt, non-represented position.

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Recreation Manager, the Recreation Coordinator is responsible to create, plan, promote, and direct multiple self-sustaining recreational programs and activities. They support the Recreation Department for City-wide special events and interact with the public by processing payments and completing participant registrations. They act as the immediate supervisor for part-time recreation employees and volunteers; coordinating interviews, background checks, training, and orientation. Here is a complete Job Description.

Minimum Requirements

Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be: A bachelor’s degree in Recreation or Public Administration, one year experience working in sports or recreation programs, and possession of a current First Aid/CPR Certification. This job does require a valid Washington State Drivers License.

Application Process

For your application to be considered, an Employment Application must be completed with an attached resume and cover letter. All applications must be delivered to City Hall by or before Thursday February 22, 2018 5:00pm. Questions regarding the application process, job duties, compensation, or benefits should be directed to the Human Resource Manager, Andrew Potter, at or by calling (509) 609-7330.


The compensation for this position is currently $3,207 a month.