The City of New Brighton, MN is seeking a dynamic and motivated leader to serve on the City’s Senior Leadership Team as the Parks and Recreation Director. The City is home to beautiful neighborhoods and parks, a community center, a municipal golf course and a supportive and engaging City Council, City Manage and staff. This position will be responsible for providing creative and practical ideas in regards to the future development of the City’s park system. The position will also oversee parks functions which include a wide variety of recreation programs and services, facility operations, park maintenance and park development and planning. Minimum qualifications for the position include a bachelor’s degree in parks and recreation administration or closely related field, seven years experience in parks and recreation, three years management experience, experience in recreation facility management, and previous experience in creating and implementing creative recreational programs. Salary $97,872 – $122,292 DOQ. Application materials and further information are available at www.newbrightonmn.gov or 651-638-2046. Submit resume, cover letter and application to City of New Brighton, Human Resources, 803 Old Hwy 8 NW, 55112. Deadline 7/7/17, 4:30 PM
Bachelor's degree in Park and Recreation Administration or closely-related field
Minimum of seven years experience in Park and Recreation field
Three years experience in management role
Previous experience in municipal facility and community center management
Previous experience in creating and implementing recreational programs
New Brighton, Minnesota is a community of 22,000+ residents located roughly 10 minutes North of the Twin Cities. New Brighton prides itself in its excellent schools, numerous lakes, parks and recreational facilities, beautiful housing, progressive business community, and countless clubs and organizations.New Brighton’s greatest asset, however, is its people. Residents of New Brighton are warm and ...hospitable (with many actively involved in their community), making it a great place to live, work and playThe City of New Brighton is an equal opportunity employer.