Job Posting: Parks & Rec Manager, Roanoke, VA

Organizational member Roanoke, Virginia wants to share a job opening with the ELGL membership. Take a look at the description and details of the job below. The Parks & Recreation Manager position helps with the administration of all parks and rec activities at Roanoke. To apply visit the city’s website or contact their HR department.

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The Position

Roanoke City LogoThe Parks and Recreation Manager assists in the administration of all park and recreational activities of the City. Responsible for maintenance and program reporting, budget development and monitoring, and oversight of the Parks and Recreation Divisions, including park maintenance, urban forestry, landscaping/beautification, athletics, outdoor education, and community recreation. Serves in an advisory capacity regarding strategic planning and park and facility development.

The Organization

Roanoke Parks and Recreation is a full-service, nationally accredited municipal agency providing thousands of recreational opportunities throughout an extensive park system. The Department consists of three divisions; Administration, Parks, and Recreation. Each division has specific functions and each is responsible for the delivery of services, programs, and activities for the citizens of the City of Roanoke and the greater Roanoke Valley.

playmainlogoAdministration provides operational support and directive activities consisting of planning and development for all parks, greenways, and natural resources; marketing and information services; and operations management consisting of contracts, leases and agreements administration; strategic planning; and general business functions.

Roanoke Parks and Recreation has joined an elite group of park and recreation organizations by earning National Accreditation through the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA). The Department is now one of only 116 accredited agencies throughout the United States.

To Apply

Apply online at If you have questions regarding the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department at (540) 853-2231 or

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