Looking for an exciting career opportunity? Want to play a key role during a pivotal time of a large and complex Parks and Recreation Department? Check out the Recreation Manager position with OKC Parks!
As now the 20th largest city in the nation, Oklahoma City’s momentum and growth, public investment, and friendly residents provide a vibrant and proud city demonstrated by a sample of 2022 accolades:
Ranked #4 best city to live in 2022 (Bankrate)
Low cost of living - ranked #2 among cities over 500,000 (C2ER)
Affordable housing - ranked #2 most affordable housing market (Bloomberg)
Entertainment – ranked #4 for favorite cities to visit (Travel Awaits)
Arts & Culture - #1 city for street art (USA Today)
Top 10 best run cities (WalletHub)
OKC Parks is on the same trajectory, moving into a new and exciting era for the Department. With a new executive team in place, a superb staff of professionals, a vast inventory of current recreation assets, a new multigenerational center opening this Spring, and over $215 million in capital improvements on the horizon, OKC Parks is poised to redefine its position within the community and the Parks and Recreation industry.
OKC Parks is seeking a new Recreation Manager to bring vision, innovation and expertise to the Department while leading the General Recreation, Athletics, Aquatics, and Health & Wellness teams. This includes the operations and/or programming of 11 centers, five aquatic facilities, and multiple athletic complexes, gymnasiums and courts.