Located in the beautiful San Gabriel Valley, Duarte is a diverse and flourishing city of over 21,000 residents that is proud of its stable neighborhoods, quality schools, significant health care organizations, and impressive public safety record. Its suburban character allows residents to enjoy the pleasures of small town living with easy access to the cosmopolitan amenities of nearby Los Angeles. The seven City Council Members are elected by district for four-year terms. With a staff of 45 full-time and 30 part-time employees, the City of Duarte provides a full range of services, with contracted public safety and trash/recycling services. The FY 2019/2020 General Fund budget is approximately $18.2 million. Duarte has enjoyed stability in both the community and the organization. The City Council is seeking a strong communicator to Council, staff, and the community who brings outside-the-box thinking, innovation, enthusiasm, and energy and has ideas that will take the organization and community to the next level. The ideal candidate brings proven, hands-on leadership experience in a local government setting. Bachelor’s degree with major coursework in public administration, business administration, or a related field is required; Master’s degree is strongly desired. The City Council is committed to setting compensation at a level that is locally competitive and consistent with the high quality candidate it looks to recruit. The full compensation package is DOQE.
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Peckham & McKenney
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