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     The Town of Oakland invites qualified applicants for the position of Parks and Recreation Director.  We are looking for a proven, dynamic individual that will provide professional leadership that will positively affect both the Department and the community.  The selected Director shall be a self-starter, progressive, energetic and a visionary in parks and recreation services.
     Successful candidate must possess comprehensive knowledge of public recreation and park operations.  Candidates should have extensive experience with modern recreational organization policies, objectives, services and equipment. The ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with Town officials and the public, and to promote community interest and enthusiasm in parks and recreation activities is essential in this position.
     Under the direction of the Town Manager, and with limited supervision, responsibilities include to plan, manage, direct the operations and services of the Department which includes the budget for both the Annual Operating  and Capital Improvement  Budgets for the Department, planning  activities, park and recreation events (sports, senior activities, Town events, and other ), construction and maintenance of Parks , landscaping of Parks, and attending monthly meetings of the Parks & Recreation Advisory Board, and the Mayor & Board of Aldermen.  Monthly reports are required as part of this attendance.
Organization: Oakland Parks & Recreation
Location: Oakland,  TN 
United States
Salary: $48,000. to $60,000/year
Posting Start Date: 2/3/2021
Date Posted: 2/3/2021
Requirements Qualifications:
   Bachelor’s Degree in Recreation & Park Administration, Sports Management, or closely related field required.
   Minimum 3 to 5 years of relevant experience in Parks & Recreation, with local government experience desired
   Strong oral and written communication skills.
   Knowledge of basic office application and software.
   Program marketing experience desired.
A valid, current Driver ‘s License is required and pass a motor vehicle registration check.
Selected candidate will be required to pass a background check, physical, and drug test.
Salary range is $48,000. to $60,000.  per year with a competitive benefits package.
Applications are available on the Town website at oaklandtennessee.org or at Town Hall,
170 Doss Circle, Oakland, TN 38060 during regular business hours.
Completed applications will be accepted:
By mail:                  Town Recorder
                                   P.O. Box 56
                             Oakland, TN. 38060
In Person:           170 Doss Circle, Oakland TN
 By email:         ybullard@oaklandtn.gov  
The Town of Oakland is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Application deadline is close of business on Friday, March 5, 2021.
Status: This listing expires on: 3/5/2021
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Oakland Parks & Recreation

Oakland,  TN 
United States