Recreation Director Exam Scheduled

The Village and Town of Canton, New York, anticipate hiring a Recreation Director in Spring 2017. The position is a Civil Service appointment, which requires a qualifying test. The required test is being administered in St. Lawrence County on Saturday, October 29; registration deadline for the test is Wednesday, September 7.

Nestled between the Adirondack Mountains and the St. Lawrence River, Canton is an active community of approximately 11,000 people that has unparalleled recreation opportunities and facilities. Canton is home to two universities – SUNY Canton and St. Lawrence University, with 47 combined collegiate sports teams, including Division I hockey – and a public school system with a perennially strong athletic presence. Canton boasts extraordinary natural resources and opportunities for four-season outdoor recreation. The community is small and friendly with world-class opportunities and tremendous potential for a robust and creative recreation program for all ages.

Application and further information about the exam are available at www.slcpersonnel.org (including job description and qualifications).