Parks Superintendent

City of Watsonville   Watsonville, CA   Full-time     Management
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Posted on July 9, 2021

Parks Superintendent

City of Watsonville. $42.35-$56.75/hour. Filing deadline: Friday, August 6, 2021 at 5pm.


Under general guidance, plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and evaluates the development, construction, and maintenance of the City parks and recreational system, including parks, recreational facilities, landscaped medians, greenbelts, urban forest, and other public grounds. Prepares the parks division operation and capital improvement budgets; manages and oversees projects; supervises and formally evaluates the work of Parks Division staff; coordinates effectively with other City Departments, advisory bodies, government agencies, and contractors; and performs related work as assigned.

Examples of Duties

The following duties are performed personally, in cooperation with the Director, Assistant Director, Recreation Superintendent, and/or in coordination with division staff, other City employees, operating partners, community groups, and other public and private organizations. Additional duties may be assigned.

  1. Leads and directs park operations, development and maintenance activities to ensure the entire system is maintained in a safe, high quality and aesthetically pleasing condition.

           a.  Plans, coordinates, and directs work programs and projects for the construction and maintenance of City parks, recreational facilities, landscaped medians, greenbelts and related public grounds areas through the development and implementation of a maintenance management system.
           b.  Establishes and ensures compliance with system-wide maintenance standards.
           c.  Oversees the protection, preservation and maintenance of city owned open space and other facilities with emphasis on patrol, enforcement and interpretation.


Apply online at or call (831) 768-3020.

Equal Opportunity Employer.