This City of Hillsboro Parks & Recreation is excited to launch recruitment for our next Special Events Supervisor. We are seeking an enthusiastic and skilled individual to lead our team in creating and delivering outstanding experiences, events, and gatherings for our community. The Special Events Supervisor will have excellent customer service skills and be a relationship builder in our diverse community as the City looks to expand special events offerings citywide. The ideal candidate will have proven organization methods and a track record of successfully launching a wide range of community events. Experience in budget development, project management, and team leadership along with marketing, public outreach and policy development are all central to the work of the Special Events Supervisor.
Highlighted Annual Special Events Include:
•Lightopia (2020 OFEA award-winner)
•Winter Village Ice Rink
•Summer Outdoor Concert Series “Showtime”
•Pix in the Park
Acceptable Experience and Training:
Bachelor’s degree in Recreation Management, Education or Public Administration or a closely related field and 3 years of recreation and/or programming experience in assigned area of responsibility including 2 years of supervisory experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above. A minimum, 2 years’ experience designing and managing mid-to-large scale events is also strongly preferred.
• Valid Driver’s License and safe driving record
• Bi-lingual in English and Spanish is preferred but not required
City of Hillsboro, Oregon