Park Manager

Matthews Athletic Recreation Association (MARA), a 501(c3) non-profit located in Matthews, North Carolina, is searching for a Park Manager to oversee the operation, maintenance, and development of a park facility that includes baseball and football fields. You will be responsible for ensuring the overall functionality, safety, and attractiveness of the park and fostering a positive experience for members and visitors.

Key Responsibilities:

Facility Management:

  • Supervise the maintenance and upkeep of baseball and football fields, ensuring they are adequately prepared and maintained for use.
  • Monitor field conditions, irrigation systems, and turf health, taking necessary actions for repairs and improvements.
  • Safety and Compliance:
  • Enforce park rules and regulations to ensure the safety of visitors and compliance with local ordinances.
  • Regularly inspect facilities and equipment to identify potential hazards and address safety concerns.
  • Collaborate with relevant authorities to obtain necessary permits and ensure compliance with environmental regulations.


  • Previous experience in park management, facility operations, or sports facility management.
  • Strong knowledge of baseball and football field maintenance practices, including turf management, irrigation systems, and field lining.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage staff and resources.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and environmental compliance standards.


  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development opportunities

To apply for this job email your details to Lauren@MARASports.net