The City of Jersey Village is seeking a Director of Parks and Recreation to manage, direct and coordinate the activities of the Parks and Recreation Department which includes parks and recreation, building maintenance for all municipal buildings, golf course clubhouse, and golf course maintenance.
Jersey Village has over 58 acres of Public Open Spaces, 14 acres of Natural Resource Open Space, and the Jersey Meadow Golf Course which is 126 acres, and the City Pool. The Director is also responsible for special events throughout the year.
The position directly supervises the Crew Leader, Building Maintenance Worker, Golf Professional, Administrative Secretary, Pool Manager and indirectly all other Department subordinates.
The total proposed budget for FY18 for all departments under the Directors supervision is $3,202,095.
This position reports directly to the City Manager and is a vital part of the Executive Team.
Jersey Village is committed to work with the citizens to preserve a sense of community and enhance the quality of life by providing friendly,
personalized services for the safety and well-being of our city, its natural resources and environment in a
fiscally responsible manner.
The City is governed by an elected Council consisting of a Mayor and five members, all elect...ed at-large for two year terms. The Jersey Village City Charter provides for a Council-Manager form of government. The City Manager reports to the City Council and is responsible for execution of policies and goals established by the Council and the day-to-day administration of the municipal organization, which includes all City staff.
Jersey Village is a full service city. Services include Fire, Emergency Medical Services, Police, Water and Wastewater utilities. The City’s FY17 general fund budget is $11.1 million, and enterprise fund budgets of $7.7 million. The City Council is dedicated to sound fiscal management and a solid financial footing.