Oversees master plan development and construction projects for parks and recreation facilities;
Prepares grant applications, construction documents, master plans and administer grant programs, design contracts and construction contracts; and
May serve as a project leader or specialist
Park Planner II is the journey level in the park planner series. Incumbents independently perform professional planning assignments with limited supervision. This class differs from the Park Planner I in that it is responsible for design and management of assigned projects. Incumbents may provide assistance to lower level park planners and may make presentations to internal and community groups as well as decision-making authorities.
County of Santa Cruz Personnel Mission Statement: In collaboration with our customers, we will recruit, develop, support, and retain an ethical, professional, and diverse workforce dedicated to serving the community.
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Paid holidays, excellent benefits and CalPERS retirement! The County of Santa Cruz offers a generous benefits package which includes annual leave, paid holidays, medical, dental, vision, and retirement benefits! AND MORE!
Apply online at www.santacruzcountyjobs.com
THE REQUIREMENTS: Any combination of training and experience which would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain these knowledge and abilities would be:
One year of professional park planning experience equivalent to a Park Planner I at Santa Cruz County.
About County of Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County has 260,200 residents and is situated in the northern area of Monterey Bay, 65 miles south of San Francisco and 35 miles southwest of the Silicon Valley. The County’s natural beauty is apparent in its pristine beaches, lush redwood forests, and rich farmland. It has an ideal Mediterranean climate with low humidity and 300 days of sunshine a year. Its quaint shops and restaurants, coupled with a multitude of cultural and recreational activities, including theatre, music, art, as well as golfing, surfing, hiking, and biking, offer a wealth of leisure activities. Higher education includes Cabrillo College and the University of California, Santa Cruz, with two additional State Universities less than an hour’s drive. These elements of high quality living make Santa Cruz one of California’s most desirable living areas. Santa Cruz County Government has approximately 26 departments and an annual budget of $400 million.