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Metro Parks Tacoma Careers

Community. Passion. Purpose

Here at Metro Parks we love doing what we do in an environment where we're encouraged to thrive. Our work is strengthened by a shared enthusiasm for excellence and commitment to connecting with the public and being a responsible steward of public assets.

We love where we work and it shows.

We are a CAPRA-accredited, independent park district working to build a healthy, sustainable community.

Our purpose is to carry out the mission and vision of the district by attracting, developing and retaining diverse, exceptional talent in our workforce.


Mission, Vision and Values

Our mission and vision are reflected in our day-to-day work and the way we choose to do business. Our core values are not just words on paper, but are values inherent to each of our employees. We are always looking for job candidates who share our values and passion for serving the community.

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Career Paths

Where Will You Fit In?

Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life. Career opportunities with Metro Parks Tacoma are as varied as the people we serve.

Whether you love the outdoors or like working in an office, we may have the position you are looking for. We seek highly motivated, talented candidates to join our team.

Below is a sampling of some of our career paths.

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Contact Us

  • Angela Stuefen, Human Resources Administrator
    Onboarding & Orientation, Employee Relations
    (253) 305-1089,
  • Trisha Yaden, Human Resources Administrator
    Benefits, Classification & Compensation, Worker’s Compensation
    (253) 305-1087,
  • Kelly Furtado, Organization Development Administrator
    (253) 305-1080,
  • Sophia Black, Administrative Specialist
    Onboarding & Orientation, Job Verification, Background Checks, Applicant/Employee Accommodations
    (253) 305-1085,


Courtney Acoff, Community Outreach Specialist & Recruitment
(253) 305-1099,


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Job Opportunities

 If you’re interested in a career with Metro Parks Tacoma and have the required background and experience for any of our current openings, we would like the opportunity to consider you for a position.

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