Director of Parks and Recreation Annual salary range: $176,953 to $227,069 The County provides a generous Executive Management benefit package. Filing deadline: Open until filled. First review of resumes: Monday, August 27, 2018
Located at the southern end of the San Francisco Bay Area, Santa Clara County is the most populous county in the Bay Area region, and one of the most affluent counties in the country. With San Jose serving as the county seat, the area is rich in ethnic and cultural diversity and is well-known for having a vibrant economy.
The Director of Parks and Recreation is an Executive Management position, reporting to a Deputy County Executive, and is responsible for planning and administering the development and operations of the County’s parks and recreation programs. The ideal candidate will be a committed, innovative leader with excellent interpersonal and stakeholder relationship skills, along with a positive track record in organizational development and leveraging community assets. Budget and fiscal management acumen is essential. With high-quality assets and an excellent reputation spanning six decades, Santa Clara County Parks offers an excellent career opportunity for the right candidate.
Candidates must have three years of experience with responsibility for the development, management, and operation of parks and recreation facilities and programs. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline is also required.
To be considered for this exceptional career opportunity, please submit your cover letter, resume, and six work-related references. Resumes should reflect years and months of employment, positions held. Apply on our website here: https://secure.cpshr.us/escandidate/JobDetail?ID=366