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City Manager

  • Job post

    City Manager

    Mineral Wells, Texas, is home to 15,691 residents and covers approximately 20.40 square miles. The City is located in Palo Pinto and Parker counties in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area and is easily accessible via US Highway 180, US Highway 281, and Interstate 20. Mineral Wells has a long tradition as a destination community—first as a resort, then as a military training center, and currently as a place to escape to the unique natural environment of the Palo Pinto Mountains and experience small-town Texas charm.

    The City of Mineral Wells seeks a strong leader with experience in a full-service city and an in-depth understanding of planning, public works, and public safety to serve as its new City Manager. The ideal candidate will be a highly visible, active member of the community who will be fully invested in the City’s success and the attainment of its goals. A team-builder with a collaborative management approach, the new City Manager will be a mentor and leader to staff, fostering a high-performance organization through effective supervision, extensive training and development opportunities, and regular performance evaluations. An ability to resourcefully organize, direct, and coordinate the work of lower-level staff, as well as delegate authority and responsibility with tact, will be essential.

    The selected candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration or a related field; a master’s degree is preferred. At least three years of experience as a city manager, assistant city manager, or senior government administrator is required. Three to five years of progressively responsible supervisory and management experience in municipal government is preferred. A valid Texas driver’s license and a good driving record and residency within the city limits are requirements for this position. Please apply online

    For more information on this position contact: Larry Gilley, Senior Vice President, SGR LarryGilley@governmentresource.com 325-660-4208

    Mineral Wells, Texas, is home to 15,691 residents and covers approximately 20.40 square miles.
    2021-11-16
    Job post
    2021-11-16
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Mineral Wells
Texas
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Mineral Wells, Texas, is home to 15,691 residents and covers approximately 20.40 square miles. The City is located in Palo Pinto and Parker counties in the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area and is easily accessible via US Highway 180, US Highway 281, and Interstate 20. Mineral Wells has a long tradition as a destination community—first as a resort, then as a military training center, and currently as a place to escape to the unique natural environment of the Palo Pinto Mountains and experience small-town Texas charm.

The City of Mineral Wells seeks a strong leader with experience in a full-service city and an in-depth understanding of planning, public works, and public safety to serve as its new City Manager. The ideal candidate will be a highly visible, active member of the community who will be fully invested in the City’s success and the attainment of its goals. A team-builder with a collaborative management approach, the new City Manager will be a mentor and leader to staff, fostering a high-performance organization through effective supervision, extensive training and development opportunities, and regular performance evaluations. An ability to resourcefully organize, direct, and coordinate the work of lower-level staff, as well as delegate authority and responsibility with tact, will be essential.

The selected candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration or a related field; a master’s degree is preferred. At least three years of experience as a city manager, assistant city manager, or senior government administrator is required. Three to five years of progressively responsible supervisory and management experience in municipal government is preferred. A valid Texas driver’s license and a good driving record and residency within the city limits are requirements for this position. Please apply online

For more information on this position contact: Larry Gilley, Senior Vice President, SGR LarryGilley@governmentresource.com 325-660-4208