To be considered for this position, please complete an online application at www.cityofirvine.org/jobs. First review of applicants will occur on Friday, May 31, 2019. The City reserves the right to close the recruitment at any time following this date. EEO/ADA
Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Recreation Administration or related field.
Six years of increasingly responsible community services program administration experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid California driver’s license.
Preferred Qualification: Master’s degree in Public Administration, Recreation Administration or related field.
About The City of Irvine
CITY OF IRVINE The City of Irvine currently encompasses over 66 square miles and has a current residential population of over 250,000. Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has grown into an international hub for firms specializing in high-tech, bio-science, and automobile design. The City is ideally located adjacent to John Wayne/Orange County Airport and close to many of Southern California’s largest tourist attractions, numerous resorts, and some of the state’s finest beaches. Irvine has also been recognized as “one of the ten (10) best places in the nation to live,” according to U.S. News and World Report. Other notable publications such as Parents Magazine indicate that Irvine is “one of the best places in the U.S. to raise a family.” The City of Irvine also has the distinction of being one of the safest cities in the nation with populations in excess of 100,000, according to FBI statistics and Money Magazine. The Irvine community features myriad entertainment and recreational opportunities, parks and open space, a nationally recognized school district, a vibrant business environment, and an exceptional quality of life that makes it one of the most desirable cities in which ...to live and work. Irvine is a charter city, operating under the Council-Manager form of government. The City Manager serves as the Chief Executive Officer and is the appointing authority for two Assistant City Managers and Department Directors for the Administrative Services, Community Development, Community Services, Great Park, Public Works and Public Safety Departments. Irvine contracts for fire and emergency medical services with the Orange County Fire Authority and has three independent districts: library, educational, and utility services. The City employs approximately 673 full-time and 650 part-time personnel and has an operating budget of $126.3 million. The five-year Capital Improvement Program Budget is in excess of $180 million.