Recreation Area Superintendent - Lower Elkhorn NRD, Norfolk

Recreation Area Superintendent - Lower Elkhorn NRD, Norfolk

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The Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD) is looking to hire a Recreation Area Superintendent. The superintendent is responsible for the planning, development, management, and supervising maintenance of all recreational areas and natural lands of the LENRD. Hire necessary seasonal personnel, supervise, and participate, as necessary, in the operation and maintenance of these areas.  Current areas of responsibility are the Pilger Recreation Area, Maskenthine Lake Recreation Area, Maple Creek Recreation Area, the Cowboy Trail Extension, and a portion of the Norfolk-Woodland Park trail. 

Other duties include assisting with the tree planting and sales program and information and education assignments. Considerable independent judgment is exercised with supervision received from the LENRD general manager.

Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in park management, recreation, landscape architecture or related field; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the desirable knowledge, ability, and skill.  The superintendent is required to live on-site at Makenthine Lake.  The LENRD will provide a house, utilities, telephone service, garbage collection, etc. The position is open until filled.

Email or mail cover letter and resume to:
Mike Sousek, General Manager - msousek [at]
Lower Elkhorn NRD
1508 Square Turn Boulevard
Norfolk NE, 68701
Phone: 402-371-7313