*A job as a Parks and Recreation Manager falls under the broader career category of General and Operations Managers. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category but may not specifically apply to this career title.
for General and Operations Managers :
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of public or private sector organizations, overseeing multiple departments or locations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services. Usually manage through subordinate supervisors. Excludes First-Line Supervisors.