Borough Manager

Kodiak Island Borough, AK

The Kodiak Island Borough is recruiting for the position of Borough Manager. The Manager serves as the CAO and reports to the seven-member governing body (Assembly). The Manager enforces Borough laws and ordinances, administers the policies of the Assembly, manages the ~$41m budget and capital improvements program, and 40 employees. A bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration, or a closely related field from an accredited college or university and five (5) years of experience as a municipal administrator is preferred. Experience as a municipal administrator in Alaska is preferred. A combination of education, training, and experience may be substituted for the required education when the applicant possesses a demonstrated ability. A strong financial background and experience with grants and legislative matters is preferred. Applicants must possess strong organizational and planning skills. Knowledge and experience working within a diverse multicultural community is a plus.
Incorporated in 1963, Kodiak is the second-largest island in the United States and is home to the nation's largest Coast Guard Base. Situated in the northern Gulf of Alaska, the picturesque island enjoys a maritime weather influence. Commercial fishing, seafood processing, recreational hunting, fishing, tourism, and government largely make up the economy of Kodiak.
For a complete job description, visit the Human Resources page on the Kodiak Island Borough website or contact Meagan Christiansen at (907) 486-9303. To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume via email to
This position is open until filled with the deadline of submission for the first date of July 13, 2022. EOE.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit a letter of interest and resume via email to

Job Details

Job Function
Chief Administrator (City, County, Town Manager)
Position Type
Full Time

Kodiak Island Borough


Kodiak Island Borough
Kodiak, AK 99615
United States

Form of Government
County Council-Administrator/Manager


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