Head of Park & Recreation


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Our client is a recreational park providing diverse recreational experience through the preservation of open space, park settings, and recreational facilities such as Go-kart track, Paintball arena, Waterpark, restaurant and an arcade center.


About the Role

The position holder will plan, schedule, manage and supervise the activities of the Park and Recreation Department and ensure regulatory compliance is adhered to.



Plan, coordinate and manage operational activities of the recreational service units i.e. Paintball, Go-kart, Water park, Restaurant, Zip lining and Arcade Center

Participate in the development and implementation of the park’s strategic goals, objectives, policies and procedures

Communicate with all relevant staff to ensure work efficiency and quality standards are met

Plan, schedule and review staff strength and workload to ensure targets are being met on a cost-effective basis

Work with the General Manager to actively manage key operational issues related to the recreational services in the park

Manage and coordinate the Park and Recreation department to ensure organisational priorities are met

Liaise with Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) unit to ensure health and safety regulations are followed


Educational Background

  • A graduate degree. A postgraduate degree is an added advantage
  • Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Minimum of 10 years relevant experience
  • Considerable knowledge of operational processes involved in parks and recreation
  • Ability to motivate and mentor staff
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with customers,  visitors, management and staff
  • Ability to communicate effectively in oral and written forms
  • Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted




Job Level

Manager (Staff Supervisor/Head of Department)




Hospitality / Leisure / Travels

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

7 - 10 years