City Manager

City of Willits, CA
(916) 784-9080

The City of Willits, an eclectic community of individualists, is a small town of almost 5,000 people. Located in the geographic center of Mendocino county, Willits is a hidden jewel, with much to offer in terms of scenery, climate, recreation, cultural arts.  The City is seeking experienced and enthusiastic candidates for the City Manager position. A candidate who has a history of positive interactions and communication will be valued. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in the area of recruitment and retention and will be a passionate and hardworking leader. Candidates who will roll up their sleeves and lead by example will be valued. Candidates must possess five (5) years of progressively responsible administrative experience in municipal government with at least one (1) year as a City Manager or three (3) years at the level of Assistant City Manager or Department Head. Graduation from a four-year college or university with major coursework in public administration is expected, or any combination of training and experience equivalent to completion of a college education. The annual salary range for the City Manager is open and negotiable up to $133,712; salary placement is dependent upon qualifications. If you are interested in this outstanding opportunity, please apply online at Contact Joel Bryden at (916) 784-9080 with questions. Closing date is September 18, 2020.


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