Parks & Recreation Director

City of Redmond, WA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Parks and Recreation Director
  • Salary: $128,328 - $179,664. DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 60,560
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  • Where: Redmond, WA
  • Form of Government: Mayor-Council

Post Date: Apr 8 2019

Deadline: May 3 2019

Apply online by May 3, 2019, at For questions and inquiries, please contact Cindy Krebs at or 562-901-0769.


Redmond, Washington is a thriving, culturally diverse community of more than 62,100 residents who enjoy the Pacific Northwest’s year-round outdoor playground. Redmond’s extensive recreational facilities include 40 developed parks (1,000 acres), 7 undeveloped parks (300 acres), 29 miles of trails, a variety of sports complexes, a Teen Center, a Senior Center, and a Community Center. Additional planning and programming are underway to meet future needs of the City as it welcomes higher densification in its urban core. Redmond is seeking a strategic, results oriented, leader that is ready to hit the ground running.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for providing facilities, programs, and activities that enrich resident’s lives and create a connected community. He/She will be an optimistic and approachable servant leader with an infectious “can do” attitude and values that align with those of the organization: integrity, accountability, and commitment to service.

Salary: $128,328 - $179,664 per year, DOQ.

Requires a bachelor’s degree and 10+ years supervisory experience. MBA/MPA and leadership in a unionized municipal government are preferred.

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