River Road Park and Recreation District is currently recruiting qualified applicants to fill the position of Superintendent. Serving as the district’s chief executive officer, the Superintendent is appointed and reports to the five-member board of directors who are elected by the voters of the district. The District is looking to hire a person who through collaborative leadership, community and staff engagement, and outstanding management and administrative skills will maintain and enhance the District as a vibrant and diverse hub of the community.
River Road Park and Recreation District was formed in 1954 by a neighborhood grass roots effort to bring recreation to the northern unincorporated neighborhoods adjacent to the city of Eugene. As a special service district, River Road Park & Recreation District manages a ten-acre park, complete with a community center, swimming pool, interactive wading pool, sand volleyball courts, and skate park. The District also operates a premier gymnastics facility. The District serves approximately 30,000 residents in the Santa Clara-River Road area as well as several adjacent communities. Currently, the district employs thirteen full-time staff... and more than 100 part time/contractual staff. The District offers unlimited recreational, educational, and competitive programs for all ages and backgrounds.