Town of Luray, Virginia
PO Box 629 :: 45 East Main Street, Luray, VA 22835
Town Office: (540) 743-5511 :: West Main Bridge
Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation
The Town of Luray (pop. 5,000) is seeking an Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation to work under the supervision of the Director of Parks and Recreation. Nestled in the Shenandoah Valley, the Town of Luray is a hub of outdoor recreation with a highly visible Parks and Recreation Department. The Department manages over 300 acres of park land containing numerous athletic fields, walking trails and landscaped areas. The department is also charged with hosting numerous annual athletic/recreational, cultural and holiday events. The ideal candidate should possess a good understanding of municipal recreation programs, grant writing, event planning, landscaping/horticulture and athletics. A degree in recreation administration, or a closely related discipline, is desired. The candidate must possess a valid driver's license issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as needed. Salary range; $35,000 to $40,000 depending upon experience and qualifications. Please submit resumes to The Town of Luray, PO Box 629, Luray VA 22835; Attention: Mr. Charles Hoke; or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 21, 2017. EOE.