Responsibilities: The Parks and Recreation Director (full-time) will plan, promote, organize, and administer the public parks, campground, cemetery, recreation services, safety program and events department for the City of Spearfish. The Parks and Recreation Director will be responsible for financial management and performance of the department, short range and long term planning, and public relations.
Requirements and preferred experience: Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university in Business, Public Administration, Parks and Recreation Management or related field. Five years progressively responsible management experience or any such combination of education/experience as may be acceptable to the hiring authority. Possession of a valid driver’s license and clean driving history required. Residency required within a distance from the City of Spearfish adequate to meet a thirty minute response time requirement.
How to Apply: Interested persons must submit a City application, cover letter, resume and salary requirements to the Human Resource Office, 625 Fifth Street, Spearfish, SD 57783; p 605-642-1354; f 605-642-1329; e email@example.com Salary range is $68,140.80 to $103,272.00 (exempt position). Candidates with exceptional qualifications and experience may be considered for a salary range beyond midpoint. Equal Opportunity Employer. This position will be open until filled. To view entire position description please visit the City’s web page at www.cityofspearfish.com Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodations to complete the job application process are encouraged to apply and should contact the Human Resource Director to commence the accommodation interactive process.
Additional Salary Information: Candidates with exceptional qualifications and experience may be considered for a salary range beyond midpoint.