City Administrator

City of Centralia, MO

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager); Budget Director
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $60,000 - $75,000. DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 4,027
  • Where: 114 S Rollins Stn , Centralia, MO
  • Form of Government: Mayor-Council

Post Date: Apr 27 2018

Candidate should send a resume, cover letter and city employment application (available on line at to


The City of Centralia, Missouri is seeking a proven community leader to serve as our next City Administrator. Centralia is a community of approximately 4,200 people in the northeast corner of Boone County, 30 minutes from Columbia. Centralia is home to Hubbell Power Systems, the largest manufacturer in Boone County, two national railroads, a short line spur to Columbia, and city electric, water and sewer utilities. There is a deep-rooted pride in the community of Centralia which can be seen in its school system, the efforts to preserve its history, the parks system and many other ways. The last Administrator left for a new job after almost 4 years and his predecessor retired after 29 years. The General Fund is approximately $1.9 million and the entire city budget for FY2019 is approximately $10 million.

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