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Parks and Recreation Director - City of Visalia, California

The City of Visalia is looking for a Parks and Recreation Director.

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Parks and Recreation Director

Filing Deadline: May 22, 2024 @ 5 pm

Challenging Department Head level position with the City of Visalia leading the Parks & Recreation Department in overseeing Parks and Urban Forestry, Recreation, Facilities Maintenance, and Animal Services. The City is looking for an innovative, responsive professional with a strategic vision for the future.  Requires a proven track record of effective leadership and management skills and related BS degree with 8 years of experience in a full service municipal or similar agency.  

Consider living in a thriving community that offers some of the most affordable housing in California and the typical commute time is less than 20 minutes.  With a population of over 143,000, Visalia offers small town charm with metropolitan amenities including sporting and cultural activities, outdoor recreational opportunities, a vibrant downtown area and much more.  Come discover all Visalia has to offer.

Experience Visalia. Enhance your life.

Click HERE to review recruitment brochure.

Submit resume with detailed qualifications online by Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 5:00 pm.


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Direct questions to:  Diane Davis, City of Visalia Human Resources

(559) 713-4575 or

City of Visalia website:


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