Park Resources Manager

Published: March 10, 2022 (2 years ago)

Seattle Parks & Recreation Department, Park Resources Manager. Salary: $47.85 – $71.80/hr + benefits. Location: Various – Seattle area. Full-time. Job Number: 2022-00489. Closing: 3.22.22, 4:00 PM PST.

SPR is hiring two Manager positions responsible for the north and south park maintenance resource districts. Managers will provide overall leadership and management of four Maintenance Districts, four crew chiefs and over 140 FTE regular staff for each region.

Responsibilities: Plan, prioritize, and direct the activities for full time, part time, and additional peak season temporary staff through subordinate supervisory staff, that are assigned to maintain over 489 parks comprised of 6,441 acres citywide. Staff are responsible for maintaining turf, shrub beds, play areas, beaches, athletic fields, comfort stations, assist with the City Clean/encampment initiatives and other assets to provide a safe and welcoming experience for park users.


  • Bachelor’s degree plus 5 years direct experience supervising a park maintenance grounds, landscape, tree, trail crew, specialty garden, or related park maintenance crew.
  • Combination of education, training and experience will be evaluated on an individual basis for equivalency.

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