Following an extensive recruiting process, Austin Parks and Recreation Department (PARD) invites the community to two town hall meetings to introduce the finalists for an Assistant Director position with the department. During the town hall, stakeholders can learn about the hiring process and the candidates and provide the hiring manager with feedback.
The Assistant Director will serve under the Director of PARD. They will plan, direct, and manage the functions and programs of a multi-disciplinary parks and recreation system. The Assistant Director will be responsible for service operations, budgets, personnel, and management for community recreation centers, senior centers, adaptive recreation, nature based programming, forestry, outreach programming, athletics, cultural arts, and museums.
The town hall meetings will take place on Jan. 16, 2020 at the following locations and times: