Napa County is seeking a Concessions Manager to oversee the development and management of the resort concession areas (the Areas) under the County’s responsibility at Lake Berryessa and other economic development countywide. Interested candidates should have expertise in the following areas:
Contract development and administration.
Pertinent federal, state, and local laws, codes, and regulations, specifically those related to zoning ordinances, easements, and other laws directly affecting development at Lake Berryessa.
California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
Project management planning and execution.
Regulatory agencies permit requirements.
Principles and practices of recreation planning and management, budgeting, contracting, construction, and property management.
The Ideal Candidate Profile
Ability to effectively establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with elected officials, other professionals, and the general public.
Ability to represent the County in an effective and professional manner.
Ability to coordinate multiple projects to meet critical deadlines.
Possess skills in project planning, monitoring, and evaluation.
Possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
Example of Duties
Lead the development and execution for Request for Proposals seeking concessionaires to operate the Areas at Lake Berryessa and other economic development projects countywide.
Review and approve concessions detailed development plans, and specifications to ensure compliance with the County’s agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation and the County’s land use regulations.
Lead negotiations of Concessions Agreements.
Develop and recommend to the Board of Supervisors concessions agreements.
Required Experience and Education
Experience—Five years of responsible public or private agency experience in economic development, concessions management or resort and recreation planning and development. Experience working with Federal regulations is desired.
Education— Graduation from a four year accredited college or university with a degree in land use, planning, recreation, economic development, business or related field. A Master’s degree is desired.
License or Certificate—Possession of a valid California Driver’s license.
This position will be Open until Filled.
Applications will be screened as they are submitted and the most qualified candidates will be invited to interview at a later date to be determined by the County Executive Office. Only the most qualified candidates will be invited to interview.
Only online applications will be accepted. Candidates must attach a cover letter, resume, and three-five professional references to their online application for it to be considered complete.