Parks & Recreation Director

The Town of Littleton, New Hampshire is conducting a search for the position of Director of Parks and Recreation. A parks and recreation professional with top-notch administrative skills and a sense of humor will thrive in this vibrant community. This creative and resourceful Director will have a successful approach to leading recreation and operating high-quality programs that meet the broad needs, demands and lifestyles of a diverse and dynamic community. The Director will join a newly energized leadership committed to providing excellent services to the entire Littleton community.  Littleton is a White Mountains Region destination known for adventurous outdoor recreation; for its biking, hikes, boating, fishing, waterfalls, scenic vistas and many year round downhill sports options.

The successful person will be experienced in recreational programming, being able to plan, lead, instruct and supervise recreational activities and varied sports for various ages and groups. Knowledge of the principals and methods of community parks and recreation administration.   Among the responsibilities are supervising the Summer Parks program, the After-School program, seasonal Ice rink, Littleton clean-up day, and various other special events and additional programming creatively developed by the new Director.   Experience working with youth, and groups to organize events is a plus, you must have Bachelor Degree in recreation administration, physical education, business management or a closely related field and experience in supervising recreation programs, or any equivalent combination of education and experience.  The job requires evening and weekend work. Work is both inside and outside.  Must have knowledge of excel, and word.   Knowledge of QuickBooks is a plus.  The successful applicant is subject to criminal record check, background checks and driver’s record check.

Wages/salary: TBD

Benefits include; health insurance, life and disability insurance, NHRS (retirement), leave-time, paid holidays, and flexible scheduling.

For a complete job description and application call 603-444-3996 or stop by the Administration office at 125 Main Street, Littleton NH.    

Applications/Resumes will begin to be reviewed November 30th.

Completed application’s or resumes are to be mailed to:

 Town of Littleton, Attn: Recreation Director, 125 Main St. Littleton NH 03561.  

Or you may email them to

 The Town of Littleton is an EOE. 

Town of Littleton
Close Date: 
Friday, December 4, 2020