Parks & Recreation Director

$84,727 - $147,724 yearly
  • Guilford County Government
  • Greensboro, NC, USA
  • Aug 25, 2021
Full time Administration/Management Arts & Culture Biking, Walking, and Mobility Parks & Recreation

Job Description

Description

Guilford County is a high-performing local government organization that maintains a culture embracing diversity, striving for equality, and inspiring individual and organizational excellence.

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES

This position oversees the development, management, and operation of park facilities. 

DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS

An employee in this class is responsible for the direction and administration of parks and recreation services and planning activities. Duties include preparing an annual budget, overseeing the daily operations of park services, formulating long-range operating and capital plans for the County's park system, and representing the department in interactions with the public, partner agencies, and the Board of County Commissioners. Considerable independent judgment and initiative are required. Work is performed under general direction and is evaluated by the accomplishment of desired objectives. Plans, organizes, coordinates, and assigns the work of subordinate staff; conducts performance evaluations; hire, trains, supervises subordinate staff.   Establishes and implements operating policies and procedures. Reviews reports, budgets, goals, and policies proposed by staff. Prepares, reviews, analyzes, and presents operating and capital improvement budgets.  Supervision and progress is checked through the review of reports.

The first review of applications will be done during the week of September 13. 

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