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Job Posting – Aquatics/Recreation Supervisor

Posted: July 13, 2021

The City of Adel, Iowa is now accepting applications for the full-time exempt position of Aquatics/Recreation Supervisor.

This position reports directly to the Parks & Recreation Director at Adel City Hall. The complete job posting and description are available at this link.

The Aquatics/Recreation Supervisor is responsible for a variety of functions to fulfill the recreational and aquatics needs of the City, including the planning, development, management, implementation, and evaluation of new and existing programs.

The position also assists the Parks & Recreation Director in budgeting, promoting, and scheduling.

The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, accurate, take initiative, be adaptable, enjoy interacting with diverse personalities, and be ready to take on new tasks and projects as the City grows.

Please Note: Frequent evening and weekend work is required due to the nature of this position. Please consider carefully before applying.

The incumbent must be certified in CPR, AED, Certified Pool Operator, Water Safety Instructor, and Lifeguard Instructor or have the ability to acquire these certifications within six months of being hired.

The starting salary is $51,000+ DOQ, with an increase up to $56,000 DOQ after a successful interim review. The City offers a comprehensive benefits package.

Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and a City application to City Administrator Anthony Brown at or by mail or dropping off at Adel City Hall, PO Box 248, 301 S. 10th Street, Adel, IA 50003.

The initial application deadline is Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 4:30 p.m., though this position will remain open until filled.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Initial interviews may be held shortly after receiving applications.

For more information, please call (515) 993-4525 or email Parks & Recreation Director Nick Schenck at

The City of Adel is an Equal Opportunity Employer.