Assistant Director - Parks and Natural Resources

City of Edina, MN

Job Details

  • Job Function: Parks Superintendant; Division Manager
  • Salary: $86,903 - $108,628.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 47,941
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  • Where: 4801 W 50th Stn , Edina, MN
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Feb 8 2018

Deadline: Feb 25 2018

For more information or to apply, please visit the City of Edina\'s website at


The City of Edina is seeking an Assistant Director of Parks and Natural Resources. This position falls under the Parks and Recreation department.

This position plans, directs and oversees the implementation of all aspects of parks operations and maintenance of outdoor recreation facilities, park buildings, forestry and horticulture, trails and sidewalk systems to ensure quality services and facilities.

Minimum Qualifications:
The job a bachelor’s degree and five years of experience working in park maintenance, including three years of management experience, or experience providing work direction to employees and training or education in leadership, and customer service experience, or equivalent experience.

Desired Qualifications:
A Master’s degree in Recreation Administration, Public Administration, Business Administration or related field or equivalent work experience, and a two-year Public Works Certificate/Diploma is desirable. Experience directly supervising full-time staff is desired. Experience in local government working with city councils, boards, and commissions.