San Joaquin County is seeking a candidate with strong administrative and management skills to serve as Parks Administrator. This key position is responsible for directing and managing the administrative, service-related and operational activities of the Parks Division of the General Services Department. An incumbent in this senior management position is responsible for organizing and staffing the full spectrum of County Park services and activities, including community and visitor services, park maintenance, and park development, and may act for the Director of Assistant Director in their absence. The incumbent also has broad administrative responsibility for short and long-range strategic planning, policy and procedure development and implementation, and budgetary control.
Desirable qualifications for this position include: Graduation from an accredited university with a master's degree in park management, landscape architecture, public administration, business administration, or closely related field. Five years of progressive responsible managerial experience is desirable preferably in a public agency setting, including two years of park management that included responsibility for directing and overseeing visitor services, facilities management and operational services. Possession of a valid California driver's license is required.
Please visit our website to view the brochure which includes additional information regarding the position and benefits an apply online at www.sjgov.org/department/hr San Joaquin County Human Resources is located at 44 N. San Joaquin Street, Suite 330, Stockton, CA 95202. Final filing deadline is November 16, 2018. For information, call (209) 468-3273. EOE.