* Listing Title:
City Manager
* Listing Description
CITY MANAGER 
City of Yachats, Oregon 
$70,000 - $80,000 

For a complete position profile, please visit the Prothman Company at http://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Current Searches." 

Located on the scenic Oregon Coast along Highway 101, Yachats borders lush forested mountains to the east and rhythmic Pacific surf to the west. Its stunning natural scenery and outdoor recreational opportunities make Yachats a popular tourist destination. Residents enjoy the perks of small town life with major urban areas nearby, including Portland, just 3 hours to the northeast, and Eugene, 2 hours to the east. The city has a population of approximately 700 which can grow to more than 4,000 at peak tourist season in July. 

Yachats operates under a mayor-council form of government, and has a General Fund of just under $890,000. City departments include Public Works and City Hall, run by 8 FTEs. The City also employs contract workers for the positions of City Attorney, Judge, Planner, Code Enforcement, Mowing, Facilities Support, Engineering Design, and Technical Support. Unpaid volunteers are in charge of the Library, City Museum, Park & Trail Construction and Maintenance, and Invasive Plant Control. 

The City Administrator was a newly-created position for the City of Yachats last year, but was later changed to City Manager, when the full list of duties was realized. Appointed by the City Council, the City Manager serves at the pleasure of the Mayor and City Council. The City Manager is responsible for working with community leaders, City employees, contract service providers and the general public, general supervision over City officers, and recruiting, interviewing, hiring, supervising, delegating assignments, disciplining, rewarding and evaluating all City employees. 

Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university in public administration, business administration, or a closely-related field is required. A master’s degree in a related field is preferred. Five years of experience, with four years of related experience as a City Manager or City Administrator, Deputy City Manager, or exempt level department head, is strongly desired. Candidates may possess any combination of relevant education and experience that demonstrates their ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities. 

The City of Yachats is an equal opportunity employer. First review: July 9, 2017 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at http://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.
* (Job) Location:
Yachats, Oregon

* Listing Expiration Date:
08/13/2017

 

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