The Fargo Park District posted the Executive Director position on their website at The Fargo Park District Board of Commissioners is seeking an energetic visionary to lead a growing community’s park district.

Built on a strong foundation of tradition, we are looking for a motivated leader with established skills to both create and collaborate within the metro community. The board is interested in an inspiring leader with a strong financial and business background; somebody who is solution-oriented, innovative, has problem-solving skills, and a passion for people and parks.

A search committee consisting of board members, park district staff, and a community partner plan to interview qualified candidates and provide its recommendation to the full Fargo Park District Board of Commissioners; Jerry Rostad, Stacey Griggs, Joe Deutsch, Rusty Papachek, and Vicki Dawson.

This contracted position is posted through October 25, 2019. A complete list of qualifications for the position is available on the job posting. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and a minimum of five years of progressive upper-level management experience is required. This position reports directly to the elected five-member Board of Commissioners.

Interested candidates should complete an online application no later than Friday, October 25. Applicants need to include a cover letter, current resume, and three professional references. This position includes an excellent benefit package and a salary range of $114,388-$152,517 DOQ.

The Fargo Park District mission is to improve the lifestyle of the community through a comprehensive system of parks and programs.

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