Passive Park Manager - Parks and Leisure Services

Title: Passive Park Manager - Parks and Leisure Services

Salary: $49,337 annually DOQ


PASSIVE PARKS MANAGER (Parks & Leisure Services): Manages all stewardship, property management and applicable public access, education, outreach and communication activities for Beaufort County Rural and Critical Land Preservation Program properties and passive parks. Works closely with Beaufort County Administration, non-government organization (NGO) partners, community organizations, Friends groups and contractors to oversee the County owned land and passive parks and assist with the development of additional passive parks.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in natural resource management, forestry, park management, or related field – Master’s Degree preferred
  • 5 years relevant, documented experience / expertise in managing natural resources and/or public parks
  • Experience in attaining and managing outside funding and/or grants and working with various community groups.
  • Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills
  • Computer proficiency and knowledge of Microsoft Office products
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.


All applicants tentatively selected for a position with Beaufort County Council will be required to submit to urinalysis to screen for the illegal use of drugs and to a background check prior to appointment. Employment is contingent upon clearing both the drug screening and background investigation.