Recreation Manager - Wilderness Club at Big Cedar in Ridgedale, MO by Bluegreen Vacations

Date Posted: 5/3/2024

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Job Description

Wilderness Club at Big Cedar located in Ridgedale, MO is seeking an Activities (Recreation Manager). 

Dive into a world of excitement with multiple pools, a lazy river, and more across our 445-unit oasis. You will lead a team of two supervisors while ensuring unforgettable experiences for our owners. Your passion for hospitality and organizational skills will shine as you oversee activities and ensure top-notch guest satisfaction at our clubhouse. Apply now to be part of our dynamic team!

Location:  1285 Estate Drive; Ridgedale, MO 65739

Compensation: $48-$55,000 Base Salary + 15% bonus potential. Relocation assistance available 

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  • Up to 21 Paid Days off per Year!
  • 401K Match up to 5%
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Up to 2 Paid Volunteer Days
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • 6 weeks - Paid Parental Leave
  • Internal Growth and Career Pathing
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Safe and Fun Work Environment
  • Employee Discounts Including Childcare, Hotels and more! 


  • You will be responsible for managing the daily operations of the activities pool operations throughout the spring/summer season. During off season, you will be responsible for overseeing the Clubhouse check-in area and ensuring a great guest experience.
  • Recruit, train and continued development for all staff.
  • Ensure the satisfaction of all Owners/Guests by implementing and maintaining proper Owner/Guests relation programs
  • Track and maintain financial reports to stay within budgetary guidelines and achieve revenue goals


  • Ability to work weekends, evenings, and holiday as needed.
  • Activities/Recreation leadership experience (or relative) of at least one year strongly preferred. Aquatics experience or knowledge preferred.
  • A basic grasp of general accounting procedures to ensure the proper budget and revenue management
  • CPR and Lifeguard Certified preferred
  • Excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with a wide range of people
  • Knowledge of local attractions and entertainment is preferred