Director Of Parks And Recreation resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Quality-driven Department Supervisor adept at providing excellent service to the community. Skillfully direct employees, coordinate schedules, organize projects and manage community needs. Highly-developed in hiring, performance management and process optimization.

  • Event planning experience
  • 11 years supervisory experience
  • Grant writing
  • Budgeting- implementing and understanding of budgets
  • Recordkeeping
  • Staff Management/ scheduling
  • Safety Training
  • Complaint Resolution
  • Safety standards implementation/protocols
  • Organizational skills and time management
  • Facilities management
Kentucky Department Of Criminal Justice Richmond, KY, Expected in 01/1996 KY Law Enforcement Certification : Criminal Justice/ Law Enforcement - GPA :
Eastern Kentucky University Richmond, KY Expected in No Degree : Police Administration - GPA :
Hart County High School Munfordville, KY Expected in 05/1991 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
City Of Harrisonburg, Va - Director of Parks and Recreation
Harrisonburg, VA, 01/2020 - Current
  • Developed positive and productive relationships with kids, parents and staff.
  • Drafted budgets for programs and ordered materials that were needed for certain activities.
  • Performed assessments on activity programs to determine what specific activities were suitable.
  • Planned, implemented and evaluated activities for [Barren County Sports].
  • Managed timesheets for recreation attendants to provide prompt payment.
  • Established team rosters, scheduled leagues and tournaments and enforced rules and regulations of recreation and athletic programs.
  • Maintained inventory of supplies and equipment with established sign-out procedures.
  • Interviewed, trained and supervised part-time and seasonal personnel to perform job functions of recreation center.
  • Maintained running inventory of supplies and purchases to monitor budget expenditures.
  • Networked with community organizations and leaders for volunteer opportunities and cooperative engagements.
  • Stretched minimum annual budget to cover planned activities through creative use of resources.
Iap Worldwide Services - Laborer
Mclean, VA, 04/2015 - 12/2019
  • Learned diverse construction trades skills, including but not limited to maintaining upkeep of county roadways
  • Recognized and reported potential project challenges and assisted with solutions.
  • Directed traffic away from hazardous locations, protecting team members and general public.
  • Worked alongside team to accomplish work goals according to schedule.
  • Collaborated with team members to carry out efficient work with optimal safety and achieve timetables.
  • Collected measurements and marked locations as part of project preparations. ( Road Maintenance App)
  • Read and understood orders to accurately measure, cut and lay out needed materials.
  • Completed heavy labor tasks, including paving roads, hauling materials and digging ditches.
  • Reviewed job specifications to plan completion and estimate project costs.
  • Determined materials needed for daily shift and loaded vehicles with equipment and supplies.
  • Used required tools to complete jobs, including hammers, saws, squares, levels and fastening devices.
  • Fully cooperated with other agencies to deliver team-oriented atmosphere, which enabled completions of large-scale projects.
  • Efficiently prepared job sites by removing debris and setting up materials and tools.
  • Observed site safety rules to maximize protections for team members and equipment.
  • Actively attended safety trainings and workshops offered by employer, bolstering overall knowledge of appropriate measures and determining areas requiring improvement.
Dr Herb Brown - Green River Embryo Transfer
City, STATE, 01/2013 - 04/2015
  • Recorded operating data such as products and quantities pumped, stocks used and operating times.
  • Kept shop workspaces and various fieldwork locations clean and organized for maximum productivity.
  • Delivered exceptional level of service to each customer by listening to concerns and answering questions.
  • Prepared a variety of different written communications, reports and documents to ensure smooth operations.
City Of Glasgow - Major of Criminal Investigations
City, STATE, 09/1996 - 02/2009
  • Conducted multi-scope research into suspects to determine criminal activities and suspect operating environments.
  • Efficiently responded to major crimes within minutes to preserve scenes and avoid evidence contamination.
  • Oversaw criminal cases, coordinated investigations and prepared evidence and investigators for court cases.
  • Obtained and verified evidence by interviewing, observing and conducting surveillance of suspects and records.
  • Consulted and cooperated with legal staff to verify timely and efficient investigation completion.
  • Implemented evidence-collection and procedures and coordinating training for 35 officers.
  • Overseen all evidence for court hearings.
  • Trained team members on agency processes, court procedures and investigation strategies.
  • Delivered calm, professional testimony to support case evidence, establish timelines and offer law enforcement expertise.
  • Identified and resolved staff and organizational issues.
  • Wrote detailed reports outlining case findings for internal files and legal purposes.
  • Guided, mentored and supervised subordinates to improve job performance and case clearing rates.
  • Assisted in the management of a 3.5 million dollar annual budget
  • Certified in reconstruction of passenger and commercial vehicle accidents on roadways, identifying roadway hazards that may contribute to motor vehicle accidents
  • Obtained over $500,000 in grants for the department

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Kentucky Department Of Criminal Justice
  • Eastern Kentucky University
  • Hart County High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Parks and Recreation
  • Laborer
  • Green River Embryo Transfer
  • Major of Criminal Investigations


  • KY Law Enforcement Certification
  • No Degree
  • High School Diploma

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