This position is responsible for the administration and operations of the Parks & Recreation department to include: planning, promoting, and organizing programs, activities, the annual city festival and sporting events; maintaining, enhancing and developing parks, playing fields and recreational facilities. The successful candidate will bring not only the technical skills and knowledge in the areas of parks and facility management and programming, but also the emotional intelligence, leadership qualities and cooperative team skills needed to advance the City's mission and vision for the community and citizens.
A Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Parks Administration and a minimum of 3 years experience in municipal government is required
About City of Clute
As a family-oriented Gulf Coast community of 12,000 residents located within the energy corridor of Texas, Clute is virtually in the center of numerous economic and recreational opportunities, including access to 23 miles of public beach, over 72 acres of city parks, and numerous County, State and Federal parks and wildlife refuges. Located only 7 miles from the Gulf of Mexico and within 10 miles of the San Bernard and Brazos Rivers, Clute and the surrounding area offers all imaginable opportunities to its residents. In addition , a one hour drive to Houston offers residents major league sports and unlimited other recreational, healthcare, and cultural opportunities.