Parks and Recreation Director


The city of Manchester is seeking a director of parks and recreation. This will include day-to-day operation of the recreation complex. This includes providing advisement to the board of mayor and alderman on facility, program development, long-term maintenance of facilities, and development of additional funding through private donation and grant resources. Key attributes include ability to develop and update long-range plans for department, speaking ability to large groups of people, communicate to the public in a polite manner, and the ability to work under pressure and deadlines to complete recreation programming, grants, and all assigned tasks from the board of mayor and alderman and the recreation commission. A BA/BS in parks and recreations with five years of experience in administration of parks and recreation facilities and programs including employee supervision is preferred. Applications and full job description may be picked up at City Hall, 200 W. Fort St. Manchester, TN 37355. Online applications may be filled out at, resumes may be sent to Applications will be accepted until April 1, 2021, at 9 a.m. EOE