Executive Director of Events and Recreation

Marinette, WI

Job Description

Marinette, WI (Population 11,000, Market Area 40,000)

Located on the border with Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and just north of Green Bay, the City of Marinette is seeking a dynamic and innovative professional to become its first Executive Director of Recreation and Events. This is an exciting career opportunity as our community is poised to open its brand new $16 million Recreation and Events Center in Spring, 2018, which will provide an outstanding venue for regional cultural, social, fitness and athletic events. In addition to management of this facility, the Executive Director will plan and implement community recreational programming and work with production managers, promoters and staff to bring high quality events to our community and the surrounding region.


Require Bachelor’s degree in recreation management or related field; with experience in community recreation programming and event management. The successful candidate will demonstrate a high level of integrity; a strong work ethic; team building and collaboration abilities; open and positive communication skills and visionary leadership. Visit the community website at www.marinette.wi.us for more information about our progressive community and our new Recreation and Events Center.

More Information

Confidentiality must be requested by applicant and cannot be guaranteed for finalists.

Salary/Salary Range

Salary DOQ with excellent benefits package.

How to Apply

Send cover letter, resume, salary history and references to Public Administration Associates, LLC, Attn: Kevin Brunner, Partner; 1155 W. South Street Whitewater WI 53190; e-mail kevin.brunner1013@gmail.com; phone 262-903-9509.

Closing Date

November 30, 2017


November 10, 2017