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Director of Recreation & Parks

Newton County BOC

Posted: Sep. 21, 2018

End Date: Oct. 21, 2018

The Newton County Board of Commissioners in Covington, Georgia is seeking candidates for the Director of Recreation & Parks position. The Director of Recreation & Parks performs work of extensive complexity in directing the Recreation Department. This position is responsible for directing, planning, and coordinating the full range of Recreation functions of the County. 
Bachelor's degree in Parks & Recreation Management or related field with a minimum of seven to ten years’ experience in recreational programming, supervision, and recreational facility/park maintenance.

Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license.
Final candidates must successfully pass the pre-employment process that includes a thorough background investigation, verification of prior employment and educational history and driving history.
Please provide a current satisfactory, 3 year motor vehicle report (MVR) issued within the last 60 days.  Non-certified copies will not be accepted.  


Please do not send résumés in lieu of a completed application. 
A Newton County Employment Application MUST BE RECEIVED at 1113 Usher Street, Room 203, Covington, GA 30014 for consideration. Applications are available in our office, via the link below or by applying online. We will contact by phone or mail only those applicants whose qualifications meet our minimum requirements and are selected to move forward in the process.

We comply with the Drug Free Workplace Guidelines.

Newton County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.