Located in the geographical center of Ventura County, Santa Paula (pop. 31,138) is surrounded by rolling hills and rugged mountains, with abundant citrus and avocado groves. Known as the “Citrus Capital of the World,” this charming community is also home to several visual and performing art studios, enjoying a long tradition celebrating local art, culture, and history. With 10 full-time staff members and an annual budget of $1.9 million, Parks and Recreation maintains 7 municipal parks and various recreation and City facilities and provides diverse recreational programming for all ages.
The ideal candidate will be a progressive and enthusiastic professional, highly accomplished in contemporary parks, public facility, and recreation management. Known for consistently having a visible presence in the community, she/he will have an impressive track record of community engagement that ensures responsiveness to
complex programming needs for a socio-economically diverse population. A Bachelor’s degree with at least five years of progressively responsible experience in parks, recreation, or community services, including at least three years in a supervisory role, is required. A Master’s degree is preferred.
Salary range up to $123,224 supplemented by an attractive benefits package. Salary will increase 9% effective 7/1/19. Closing date: Sunday, March 3, 2019. Visit www.tbcrecruiting.com for detailed recruitment brochure and to apply online.