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Parks Division Manager
City of San Jose, CA

The City of San Jose, CA is seeking a Parks Division Manager. The Parks Division Manager leads a diverse portfolio of programs ranging from recreation programming to landscaping and maintenance activities and management of park rangers. Parks is supported by 339 FTE and an operating budget of approximately $48 million along with various other sources including capital, grants, revenue generation and other special funds. Services and programs are delivered through its 197 neighborhood parks, nine regional parks and over 61 miles of trail. Typical services include parks maintenance and operations; recreation and leisure programming; fee-based programs; summer camps, permits and reservations; Park Ranger program; watershed protection and resource management; golf management; capital infrastructure repair and rehabilitation; special events; Happy Hollow Park & Zoo; and, San José Family Camp at Yosemite. Reporting to the Deputy Director of Parks, the Division Manager is responsible for enhancing the overall efficiencies and service models of the Parks Division, focusing on Maintenance Operations; the Park Ranger Program; Family Camp at Yosemite; Capital Infrastructure; and, Asset Management/Business Intelligence (BI). The Division Manager also has oversight of departmental operational service functions including operations and maintenance service delivery; minor capital work; division administrative support including hiring strategies and professional staff development; facilitating concerns/requests from the City Council, staff and the public; contract administration and BI development and application.

 


Location: San Jose, California
Salary: $106,318.114 - $162,386.659
Final filing date: September 13, 2019


Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.