The Denver Post Top Workplaces 2012
South Suburban Park and Recreation District
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Centennial, CO
South Suburban Park and Recreation District is truly a great community to live in and wonderful place to work! South Suburban Park and Recreation District is a political subdivision of the State of Colorado, formed in 1959 pursuant to state law, for the purpose of providing park and recreational services for District residents. The District serves nearly 137,000 residents through its recreation centers, outdoor pools, golf courses, miniature golf courses, BMX track and ice arenas; and manages 3,722 acres of parks and open space, and 115 miles of trails throughout the south metro area.
Extensive programming involves tots to seniors in all areas of athletics, recreation, performing and cultural arts, nature, fitness and wellness.
“Flexibility. Ongoing classes to help me grow and learn. The people I have connections with everyday.”
“I feel trusted and allowed the freedom to get my job done well.”
“The various challenges and the people. I enjoy the people I work for, with and those who use the facility.”
“South Suburban listens to what is happening around the district. When times are tough - SS adjusts to fit the economy.”
“They are experienced, dedicated, want to do the right thing, involved, and creative.”
“He let's me do my job without out constantly looking over my shoulder.”
“My manager is very supportive and trusting.”