Manages the Aquatic Section of the Fairfax County Park Authority. Oversees and directs the planning and management of a $7,000,000 operation of revenue-based aquatic facilities and programs in RECenters and parks. Facilities include nine indoor competition facilities, one indoor leisure pool, one water park, one spray ground, one outdoor swimming pool, ten spas. Develops long-range and annual goals, objectives, and program/service plans. Develops, directs and evaluates county-wide aquatic programs such as learn to swim classes, competitive swim training, aquatic exercise classes, lifeguard training, instructor training, aquatic camps, diving classes, and adapted swimming programs on a fee-based and financially self-supporting basis. Manages use of pools by rental groups, including competitive swim, dive, water polo, synchronized swim teams for team practices, clinics, competitions, general public and pass holder use. Oversees aquatic facility operations, facility preventative maintenance, repairs, renovations and new facility design and planning. Oversees agency lifeguard training and performance, aquatic risk management, safety and compliance with local and federal OSHA and other regulatory codes. Provides general oversight of more than 20 full-time professional staff and 400 seasonal, non-merit staff, including instructors, lifeguard staff, and volunteers. Directly supervises the Aquatics Operations Manager, working with the Aquatics Operations Manager and Planning and Development Team; plans, schedules and coordinates long-range operations projects to include capital projects Park Bond money; directly manages the Pool Contracts Administrator and annual pool rental contracts of $2.4 million; benchmarks and contributes to fee schedule considerations; manages the Respiratory Clearance program for the aquatics section; and prepares and responds to customer and Park Authority Board inquiries.
Appointee will be expected to work overtime, weekend, evening hours and holiday hours, based on programs, events, staff or public meetings, project completion and emergencies.
Please note that the salary for this position will not the exceed the midpoint of the salary range of $91,997.98 annually.