Land & Facilities Services Manager

Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (Midpen) is a regional greenbelt system in the Santa Cruz Mountain region which has preserved nearly 65,000 acres of land and manages 26 extraordinary open space preserves, permanently protected for public enjoyment and recreation. The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District is seeking a Land and Facilities Services Manager who is dynamic and approachable and thus able to effectively engage with and facilitate the District’s wide range of constituents and partners. Any combination of training and experience that would provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying. A typical candidate will possess the equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university, with major coursework in park administration, resource management, natural sciences, or a related field. Five (5) years of management experience in the protection, operation, or maintenance of parks, open space, forests, or public recreation areas and/or related facilities or property or facilities management for a public or nonprofit agency with the responsibility of managing park or open space lands is required. The selected candidate will have possession of a valid California Driver’s License; possession of, or the ability to obtain, Basic First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification within six (6) months of employment; possession of, or ability to obtain, the level of certification in the Incident Command System Courses as specified under the National Incident Management System (NIMS). The annual salary range for the Land and Facilities Services Manager position is $136,936-$171,029; placement within this range is dependent upon qualifications and experience. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please visit our website at to apply online. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Mr. Gary Phillips at (916) 784-9080. Filing deadline: August 16, 2020