City of Calistoga, CA

Fairgrounds Revitalization Director

Filing Deadline: May 19, 2024
Gary Phillips

Bob Murray & Associates
1544 Eureka Road, Suite 280 • Roseville, CA 95661
(916) 784-9080 • Fax (916) 784-1985

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Do you appreciate service-oriented communities where neighbors help their neighbors? Do you love delectable farm-to-table food and award-winning wines? Do you adore charming small cities with vibrant downtowns? Are you ready to serve every day in a destination community that most only get to visit for mere days at a time? Then consider Calistoga for your next career opportunity! The City of Calistoga, known as the “Crown of Napa Valley”, is located at the northern end of the Napa Valley, 75 miles from San Francisco. A serene valley nestled among beautiful mountains; Calistoga has all the charm of a small town while possessing that expected level of sophistication associated with world-class tourist destinations.

Reporting to the City Manager, the Fairgrounds Revitalization Director is an exciting opportunity to manage revitalization of the City’s newly acquired fairgrounds property and facilities in accordance with the City’s adopted plans and Council’s goals and direction. This is a Department Director Classification that plans, organizes, and provides administrative oversight of the city’s 70-acre property that was previously used as a 9-hole golf course, dirt racetrack, RV park, emergency response staging, and fairgrounds. The City of Calistoga is seeking an exceptional individual to take on the role of Fairgrounds Revitalization Director. This Department Director opportunity calls for a professional who can seamlessly blend project management expertise with a keen understanding of economic development. The ideal candidate should possess a diverse set of skills encompassing public works, community development, redevelopment, and planning.

The salary range for the Fairgrounds Revitalization Director position is $187,736 – $228,190; placement within this range is dependent on qualifications and experience. The City also offers an attractive benefits package.