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City of Hutchinson
Director of Parks/Recreation/Community Education

$81,140 – $121,700 annual salary range
Job Posting
General Duties:

The Director of Parks/Recreation/Community Education plans, organizes and directs activities and staff in all phases of parks, recreation and community education, including recreational programming, community education programming and recreational/parks facility management. Prepares annual budget and capital improvement plan. Appraises community educational, recreational, facility and equipment needs and makes recommendations/purchases. Develops community education and recreational programs. Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with staff and community stakeholders. Provides leadership and supervision of department managers and subordinates.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in parks and/or recreation administration, sports management, or equivalent, 5-8 years of relative experience in a parks and recreation and/or community education setting. Desire Master’s degree and significant director/management experience.

Community Education License required or currently enrolled in a licensure program.


For position profile, more specific information, and to apply, please visit our website at

Contact Hutchinson Human Resources at or 320-234-5608
Application deadline November 13, 2020 – 1st review of applications received

October 14th, 2020

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