Deputy Director of Parks and Recreation
Santa Clara, CA, USA | Leading Government / Military Company
Industry:Government / Military
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The Deputy Director will be responsible for assisting the Director in ensuring the Department meets the regional recreation, trail and natural area needs of the public by achieving the vision for the parks system through the acquisition, planning, and development of quality park facilities. . Specifically, this Deputy Director will be responsible for providing leadership in the management of the park planning, real estate and construction services divisions, including acquisition, property management, planning and capital development for the regional park system.
The required knowledge and abilities would typically be acquired through education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Parks and Recreation Administration, Landscape Architecture, Natural Resources Management, Public or Business Administration, or a related field and four (4) years progressively responsible administrative/management experience in a significant parks and recreation department or other large comparable agency; two (2) years of which should include experience supervising staff and functions with responsibility for planning, developing, and operating multiple large public facilities that are distributed across a large geographic area within a complex public agency system.