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Parks and Recreation Director
The City of Tullahoma, Tennessee is seeking applicants for the position of Parks and Recreation Director who works under the general direction of the City Administrator.  Tullahoma has a population of 20,000, and is a progressive community located in southern middle Tennessee close to Nashville, Chattanooga and Huntsville, AL.  The city has numerous parks and greenways, nearby lake access and a top rated school system making it an ideal place to live.
The Parks and Recreation Director manages an operating budget of $1.8 million and a staff of ten full-time employees and up to 100 additional part time/seasonal staff.  The Parks and Recreation Director coordinates and directs a city-wide system that includes two community centers; eleven parks including a disc golf course; an indoor and zero entry water park; over twenty ball fields; a city greenway and maintenance of 225 acres of park land and 440 acres in partnership with the State of Tennessee. Responsibilities also include long and short-term planning related to development of new park facilities, maintenance and enhancement of existing facilities, and the creation of recreation programs.
Position: Parks and Recreation Director
Organization: Tullahoma Parks & Recreation
Location: Tullahoma,  TN 
United States
Salary: $71,000 - $76,000, DOQ
Posting Start Date: 3/19/2021
Date Posted: 3/19/2021
Requirements Bachelor’s Degree in Parks and Recreation, Business Administration or a closely related field is required, with a Masters’ degree and NRPA certification preferred.  Seven (7) years of progressive experience in the recreation field and five (5) years of management experience required. Starting salary range is $71,000 - $76,000, DOQ. Tullahoma offers a comprehensive benefits package and participates in the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS).

Interested applicants can mail a resume with cover letter and professional references to “City of Tullahoma, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 807, Tullahoma, TN 37388” or send an e-mail to Casta Brice, HR Director at cbrice@tullahomatn.gov.  Resumes will be accepted until Monday, April 19, 2021. Applications are subject to public disclosure.  A job description is available upon request. EOE/Title VI /Drug Free Workplace.
Status: This listing expires on: 4/19/2021
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Tullahoma Parks & Recreation

Tullahoma,  TN 
United States