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DIRECTOR of Parks, Recreation, and Forestry

City of Watertown

Salary: DOQ

Statement of Duties

Position provides professional management and administrative direction for the overall operations and functions of all divisions within the Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Department.  Responsibilities include delivery of comprehensive recreational programs, overseeing facility maintenance and growth planning, and ensuring accountability for all personnel within the Department.  Position provides education and information to the public regarding department activities; develops, implements and monitors department goals and objectives; and performs a variety of administrative functions and department accountability.

Application Deadline: Position is open until filled. First round application review Sept. 10, 2019 at 5:00 P.M. Human Resources Office, 23 2nd Street NE, PO Box 910, Watertown, SD 57201

Application forms and complete position descriptions are available at City Hall Finance Office or on line at A resume, cover letter and completed City of Watertown application must be submitted to be considered for this position; application materials must be received in the City Hall Finance Office no later than 5:00 P.M., Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 for initial applicant review.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Posted 8/28/19 hj