Director of Parks and Recreation

Nelson County Parks and Recreation
Published
07/14/2021
Location
Lovingston, Virginia, Virginia
Category
Job Type
Job Code
20210713
Salary
$50,241 - $58,080 DOQ Excellent Benefits Package
Required Education
Bachelor’s degree in related field with previous supervisory and relevant work experience preferred.

Description

Responsibilities include organizing and directing Recreation programs for all age groups; promoting and advertising Parks and Recreation programs and activities; organizing, directing and supervising subordinate staff; managing departmental budget; developing and maintaining a Recreation master plan including evaluating adequacy of existing facilities and programs; applying for and managing parks and recreation grants; oversight for maintenance of all Parks and Recreation facilities; ensuring collection of all required data and fees for programs or special events and maintaining files with appropriate documentation.

Must be able to communicate courteously and effectively with the public in oral and written form.  The successful applicant will possess strong administrative and organizational skills and be able to perform effectively with present staff resources. Bachelor’s degree in related field with previous supervisory and relevant work experience preferred.  Some night and weekend work may be required. Residency in Nelson County is expected within one year of hire.

Interested persons may apply in person at the Nelson County Human Resources Department, 84 Courthouse Square, Lovingston, by mail to P.O. Box 336, Lovingston, VA  22949, by fax (434) 263-7134 or by email to lstaton@nelsoncounty.org . Required submissions include: Nelson County Job Application available at http://www.nelsoncounty-va.gov/departments/human-resources/documents-forms/, Cover Letter, Resume, and Three (3) References. EOE.

 

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