The Town of Casco, Maine is seeking an experienced, professional, community leader as its next Town Manager. Casco is the heart of Maine’s Lake Region and the home to eight lakes and ponds, including Maine’s second largest lake, Sebago Lake. It is located within an hour’s commute to the coast, the White Mountains of New Hampshire, and Portland, Maine’s largest city. Its population is 4,000 but increases to over 10,000 during the summer.
Casco operates under the Select Board/Manager form of government with a 5 member Select Board elected town wide and serving 3 year staggered terms. It has 14 full time employees and 5 part time employees. Its annual budget is 4 million dollars.
The Select Board is seeking candidates with a minimum of 5 years of demonstrated municipal management experience as a Manager or similar related position. The Town Manager is also the Road commissioner. Candidates with equivalent private upper management experience will be accepted. Knowledge/experience in areas of finance, planning, budgeting, human resources, and project management are desired. Superior visionary with excellent leadership and organizational skills; excellent written and oral communicator with strong collaborative and team building experience are required. Leadership with integrity, honesty, openness, and humor combined with creative problem solving will be essential. The successful candidate is expected to become an active member of the community and residency in Casco is desired but not mandatory.
Applicants will possess a Bachelor’s degree in Public or Business Administration or a closely related field, with a Master’s degree preferred. Salary will be determined based on experience and qualifications.
Submit cover letter, resume, salary requirements and five (5) references by October 7, 2020 to:
Casco Manager Search
Eaton Peabody Consulting Group
Attn: Don Gerrish
77 Sewall Street, Suite 3000
Augusta, Maine 04330
The Town of Casco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.