The Town of Acton is seeking a dynamic leader to be its next Recreation Director. A candidate with creative vision to oversee and promote services and programming offered at its primary facilities which include a 3000 square foot recreation center, NARA Park (a 40-acre recreational area park containing a 9 acre pond, 2500 person amphitheater, camp, athletic fields, snack bar, bath house and walking trail), a skate park, and multiple athletic fields, courts, and playgrounds.

Oversees all recreation, programs, staff, and activities and manages capital and operating budgets. Must be able to professionally represent the town, department, and commissions and possess strong public speaking skills. This is a full-time, benefitted position and also requires attendance at meetings outside regularly scheduled work hours.

Must have Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Recreation, Public Administration, or similar field and five years of professional Park and Recreation experience, including financial, facility management and supervisory experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Salary: starting range:  $63,610 – $71,594             Full Range $63,610 – $82,996

Position description and application available at

Submit application and cover letter by March 31st to Acton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.