Vacancy announcement for the District Park Supervisor position at Angostura Recreation Area.
Angostura is located 10 miles southeast of Hot Springs South Dakota. Angostura is a water lover’s haven in the Southern Black Hills. With plenty of room for boating, fishing and swimming, this recreation area attracts visitors to its clear waters and natural sand beaches. Five campgrounds offer camping and cabins along the reservoir’s shores.
Direct any questions to:
Matt Snyder, Regional Supervisor,
|District Park Supervisor(Job Id 6735)|
|Game Fish & Parks||07/20/2016|
Job ID: 6735
This position will direct and/or oversee the work of all district permanent staff, a team of seasonal employees and on-site volunteers; they will implement administrative directives and standard operating procedures such as interviewing, recommending for hire and training seasonal employees and volunteers; plan and assist with programming, special events and site interpretation at the various locations throughout the district; preparing and prioritizing an annual work plan for maintenance, operations, and conservation of the parks natural resources including long-range capital development projects; maintaining park facilities at maximum efficiency; performing administrative tasks to meet customer needs and expectations; and provide public and staff safety.
The incumbent will work in a typical office environment and outdoors in all types of climates and weather conditions.
The Ideal Candidate Will Have:
Applicants possessing a four year university degree in a related field such as park management, interpretation, and/or natural resources are preferred. Also, demonstrated a work history of having solid interpersonal communication skills and be able to build/maintain relationships with staff, visitors and various special interest groups that are connected to the numerous park locations; and experience in natural resource management, trail and building maintenance, interpretation/programming and special event coordination would be very critical to the success of this district park opportunity are also preferred.
VETERANS’ PREFERENCE ELIGIBLE
The State of South Dakota offers paid employee health insurance plus ten paid holidays, generous vacation leave accrual, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits. For more information visit http://bhr.sd.gov/workforus/workbenefits.aspx
Apply at: http://bhr.sd.gov/workforus
“An Equal Opportunity Employer”