Assistant City Manager

City of Valdez, AK

Job Details

  • Job Function: Deputy Chief Administrative Officer; Assistant/Deputy Department Director
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $92,365 - $102,352.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 4,353
  • Where: PO Box 307n , Valdez, AK
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Jun 29 2018

Applications and full job description are available on the City of Valdez website or by calling 907-835-4313. Please send a completed application, letter of interest, and resume to Human Resources, City of Valdez, P.O. Box 307/212 Chenega Ave, Valdez, Alaska, 99686. Incomplete application packages will not be considered.


The City of Valdez is looking for a dynamic professional who can appreciate working in an environment of unparalleled natural beauty and who can take advantage of the fabulous outdoor activities and quality of life a small rural Alaskan community can offer. This Director is a critical member of the City’s progressive executive level management team.

This position assists the city manager with all functions and requirements of city administration; manages the city’s grant program; coordinates the city-wide Emergency Management function; and conducts special projects as assigned. This position, as directed by the City Manager, may act as liaison to City Council, commissions, employee and citizen group discussions and meetings and assumes role of Acting City Manager when assigned.

Minimum qualifications:
Minimum qualifications: Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Public or Business Administration and a minimum of 3 years of successful management and direct supervisory experience in municipal/ county management.

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