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City Administrator

City of Douglas, WY

Posted
3 Oct 17
Deadline
Open until filled
Salary
$85,000 - $120,000 (Depending on Qualifications)
Credential
Job Function
Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
Type

Full Time

Related Topics

Management
Job Location

101 N 4th St , Douglas, WY

Population

6,120

Type

City

Address

PO Box 1030
Douglas , WY 82633-1030

Form of Govt

Council-Manager (City)

Recognition

Chief appointed official position was recognized by ICMA in 1977 as a General Management position.

Douglas, Wyoming’s next City Administrator will have the opportunity to serve the Jackalope City as the community endeavors towards continued development. Located north of Cheyenne and southeast of Casper, Douglas is the site of the Wyoming State Fair and has been ranked as one of the best small towns in America. A family friendly community, Douglas is host to a myriad of recreation opportunities and family activities year round.

Appointed by the City Council, the City Administrator serves as the Chief Administrative Officer, who implements Council policies, provides organizational leadership for department directors and employees, and oversees the day-to-day business of government operations. Those operations include Public Works (Parks & Recreation/Cemetery, Sanitation, Streets and Alleys, Landfill, Water, Sewer, and Shop/Fleet), Police, Community Development, Human Resources, Administrative Services/Finance, City Clerk, and Information Technology.

The requirements for the position include a bachelor’s degree with professional development and at least five years’ experience as a City Administrator, City Manager, or similar role. Preferred qualifications include a master’s degree in public administration or related field, ICMA-Credentialed Manager designation, strong financial management and budgeting skills, and a track record of success in economic development, business and civic engagement, and working with an elected body.

The expected hiring range is $85,000 – $120,000 depending on qualifications, with an excellent benefit package.

How to Apply

Resume and cover letters will be accepted electronically at mnicol@cityofdouglas.org . Please provide resume, salary history, and a minimum of three professional references. This position will be open until filled with first review of applications on November 13, 2017. For additional information please contact Mary Nicol, Administrative Services Director, at mnicol@cityofdouglas.org .

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