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When the Job Market Goes Boom(er)

Findings from the ELGL Diversity Dashboard confirm what people have been talking about for (seemingly) ages: local government leadership is getting older. The most recent data upload shows that 65 percent of chief administrative officers (CAOs) and assistant CAOs (ACAOs) are age 50 and better. And 34 percent of CAOs and ACAOs are age 60 … Continued

Hidden Gems… Passive Job Candidates

Job hunting in local government can suck. Someone once counseled me that for every job I secured, I would need to complete upwards of 10 to 15 applications (and that might be conservative!). The processes are too long, there is too much mystery in the selection process or those panel interviews are set up to … Continued

GovHR USA Job Board 07.12.17

City Manager, University City, MO A beautiful and historic inner-ring suburb of St. Louis adjacent to the renowned Washington University in St. Louis, University City is a unique urban community with a strong mix of cultural, ethnic, social and economic diversity. The City is looking for a progressive, collaborative and transparent professional with strong communication … Continued

Assistant City Engineer, Tualatin, OR

The City of Tualatin, is offering an excellent career opportunity for an experienced management professional to make a difference in our community by providing progressive, innovative leadership as Tualatin’s new Assistant City Engineer. This position supervises the engineering team which provides engineering support for City programs including development review and land-use approval for private development; … Continued

Job Posting: Mt. Angel, OR Assistant City Manager

The City of Mt. Angel is seeking an Assistant City Manager who can provide complex professional assistance to the City Manager and City Council in coordinating and directing City-wide activities and operations. As the Department Head for the City’s Finance Department and a member of the City’s management team, this position oversees the finance operations … Continued

Job Posting: Economic Development Director, Portland Development Commission

Economic Development Director, Portland Development Commission The Economic Development Director drives the creation and implementation of strategies that foster inclusive economic development with an emphasis on increasing access to high quality employment, equitable wealth creation, and community capacity to support business vitality. Additionally, the Director provides overall strategic direction and methodology to develop action plans for … Continued

Human Resources Manager, Florence, OR

The City of Florence is accepting applications for a Human Resources (HR) Manager to join their management team.   Position Summary The HR Manager is responsible for assisting the management team with human resources needs, including employee benefits, employee relations, training and development, and personnel policy and procedure administration. The HR Manager ensures compliance with employment … Continued

Job Posting: Humboldt County CAO

They’re big shoes to fill… ELGL superstar Phil Smith-Haynes is leaving Humboldt County, California for Ellis County, Kansas. Follow in Phil’s footsteps and apply to be the County Administrative Officer. Salary is $172,380. Humboldt County is seeking an individual with strong communications and analytical skills, and experience in budget, administration and program development in a … Continued

Public Works Project Coordinator, Boulder, CO

The Position Under general direction, to provide staff assistance to the Executive Director of Public Works and the Directors of Public Works for Transportation and Utilities (the Public Works management team), to serve as staff liaison on departmental issues, to manage department projects and support citywide projects, to conduct research and analysis, and to perform … Continued

Management Fellowship, Tacoma, WA

Tacoma Management Fellowship The Tacoma Management Fellowship is an exciting two-year opportunity designed to assist recent graduates in developing the skills necessary to become effective local government managers.  Management Fellows have access to great mentor opportunities, such as regularly scheduled private meetings with the City Manager, Assistant City Manager and Assistant to the City Manager. … Continued

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