Western Eagle County Metropolitan Recreation District, Gypsum, CO
The Western Eagle County Metropolitan Recreation District (WECMRD) is a “model” recreation district in Colorado’s exceptional Vail Valley, located 14 miles west of Vail, and including the communities of Edwards, Eagle, and Gypsum. Founded in 1980, WECMRD operates the Edwards Field House, the Eagle Pool and Ice Rink, and the Gypsum Recreation Center, and related programs, with no debt, “in the black,” and with a healthy reserve. The Executive Director manages 15 full-time employees (100 part-time, seasonal) and a budget of just under $7 million and reports to an elected, five-member board of directors. WECMRD’s next Executive Director will be an engaged, visionary leader and effective manager, with a knowledge of local government, the ability to maximize collaboration with community partners, and a demonstrated passion for community recreation. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (recreation administration, physical education, public or business administration or related) required. Salary range $115,000 to $150,000, with comprehensive benefits.
Please send your cover letter and resume electronically to:
Peckham & McKenney
Call Drew Gorgey at (970) 987-1238 for more information or to request a detailed brochure that describes in greater detail this tremendous opportunity.
The brochure is also available on our web site at www.peckhamandmckenney.com.
Filing Deadline is May 30, 2017.