Responsibilities: Works under the limited supervision of the City Manager. Plans, directs, manages and oversees the activities and operations of the City’s Parks and Recreation departments. Plans, organizes, administers department budget and directs all activities regarding department personnel as well as project development and maintenance in all city parks, aquatics, sports, recreation programs, summer youth program and special events. Provides leadership and direction in the development of short and long-term goals; gathers, interprets and prepares data for various reports and recommendations. Develops and implements policies, procedures and standards for efficient and effective department operations; assures compliance with established policies and procedures. Provides department leadership, direction and representation at all meetings.
Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation Administration, Recreation Leisure Services, Physical Education or closely related field. Five (5) years of parks and recreation administration experience, including three (3) years of supervisory or management experience. Valid AZ State Driver’s License.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Recreation Administration, Recreation Leisure Services, Physical Education or closely related field. Spanish language fluency.
Salary/Classification: Full-Time, At-Will, FLSA Exempt position; Salary Range 74 ($66,230 – 72,024) plus benefits as outlined in the City’s Personnel Manual.
Close Date: Qualified candidates are invited to apply online or by submitting a completed City of Nogales Employment Application and resume to the Human Resources Department. This position is open until filled with a review date of Friday, May 28, 2021.