Purpose of Position:
This position is responsible for providing quality outdoor opportunities and experiences for Pierce County citizens and surrounding communities. This position oversees and supervises the daily operations and parks personnel. This position develops plans for improvement of existing parks or park projects, administers the fiscal operations of the parks, promotes and educates the public regarding park services and education programs.
Bachelor degree from an accredited university or college in Natural Resources, Park Management, Recreation or a related field, three (3) years of directly related experience in the planning, management and improvement of parks, park facilities and services. Requires law enforcement certification, ability to obtain a valid CDL (Class B, with tanker “N” endorsement) within 6 months of employment, maintain Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) certifications throughout employment.
Ability to work under generally safe and comfortable conditions where exposure to environmental factors poses moderate risk of injury.
This position is a FT 40 hours per week position. Starting Salary $70,990- $81,120 per year plus fringe benefits.
Deadline Note: Application will be open until filled