Madison County is accepting applications for the position of Parks and Recreation Director.
PARK & RECREATION DIRECTOR, MADISON COUNTY
Madison County is now accepting applications for the position of Park and Recreation Director. This employee is responsible for effective and efficient operation of the Park and Recreation facilities and programs and support services for the Department and is under the general supervision of the Madison County Conservation Board which provides parks and recreation facilities and services to Madison County. Madison County is a county with 97,000+ residents, 5 parks, 2 historic sites and one natural area.
The Park & Recreation Director is a salaried upper management position, and the salary range is dependent on education and experience.
Qualifications: a bachelor’s degree in parks and recreation management or related field with a minimum of 5 years working experience in the field is preferred but not required. Position requires either a current certificate as a Certified Park and Recreation Professional (C.P.R.P.) or the candidate must obtain the C.P.R.P. certification within the first 12 months (one year) of employment.
Candidates must have a high level of working knowledge of and direct experience with budgetary principles and administration, administrative and supervisory skills, practices and procedures of parks and recreation management and recreation programming. Candidates must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the general public, park users, county officials and other county employees.
For the application and copy of complete job description, visit Madison County web site https://www.madisoncountytn.gov/jobs.aspx or the following locations:

Madison County Parks and Recreation Office
1569 Westover Road
Jackson, TN 38301.
email Parks & Recreation

Madison County Human Resources Office
100 East Main Street, Suite 303
Jackson, TN 38305.
email Human Resources

Deadline for acceptance of completed applications with resumes at either location above is 4:00 pm CDT on Friday, December 11, 2020.

A clean criminal record check, employment physical, and drug screening test with negative results will be required as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be required to reside in Madison County.

How to apply: For the application and copy of complete job description, visit Madison County web site https://www.madisoncountytn.gov/jobs.aspx or the following locations: Madison County Parks and Recreation Office 1569 Westover Road Jackson, TN 38301. email Parks & Recreation Madison County Human Resources Office 100 East Main Street, Suite 303 Jackson, TN 38305. email Human Resources Deadline for acceptance of completed applications with resumes at either location above is 4:00 pm CDT on Friday, December 11, 2020.