The Director of Parks and Recreation will serve under the General Manager and will be responsible for providing a high level of managerial leadership. They will be responsible for directing the planning, development and operation of property-wide parks, recreation, leisure services and facilities. Work involves analyzing program effectiveness, managing, planning and supervising the traditional recreation programs to include but not limited to special events, youth development and programs for all ages. The Director of Parks and Recreations will prepare, present and administer the budget process for the Department and oversee budget expenditures; extensive planning, supervision and allocation of human, financial and material resources in order to meet the club’s recreational needs. In addition, this position will be responsible for directly supervising professional, administrative, technical, and trades employees over parks, recreation and leisure services divisions and programs.
This position is ideal for an individual who has a tremendous passion and love for recreational operations that cater to people of all ages. This individual should inspire a shared vision while working collaboratively with an active and involved community with a certain focus on wellness and fitness. The ideal candidate will embrace a diverse group of recreational users of different physical abilities. This person will balance the enhancement of the program as well as its expansion. The top candidate for this position will also be a charismatic leader with a customer-service orientation and have a proven track record of effectively managing programs, budgets, and staff. They will have oversight of the 20-acre facility that includes 4 tennis courts, 6 pickle ball courts, full basketball court, multi-purpose sports field, kids club, teen center, arts and crafts room, family pool complex, Outdoor Pursuits program, Life Guards and 10 miles of trails.