Details for Parks and Recreation Director


Parks and Recreation


The city of Union is seeking a director to manage the city’s parks
and recreation department. Candidates must have a degree in
parks and recreation, public administration or a related field. They
must also have at least two years’ related experience. Preference
will be given to applicants with park management, maintenance
and supervisory experience. Salary negotiable and dependent
upon qualifications. The city of Union has a population of 10,204
and is located on Highway 50, approximately 40 minutes west of
St. Louis. The city’s annual budget is approximately $12,000,000.
The city owns/operates several parks, two sports complexes, an
auditorium and a Swimplex. The successful candidate will be expected to be proactive in managing the current facilities/activities,
as well as expanding recreational opportunities for citizens.
Applications may be obtained from

Union City Hall
500 East Locust, Union, Mo.
Resumes will also be accepted.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

For questions contact
Russell Rost, City Administrator,
at 636-583-3600 or by email at