City Administrator

City of Milbank, SD

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $63,000 - $82,000. DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 3,353
  • Where: 1001 E 4th Avenue, Suite 301, Milbank, SD 57252
  • Form of Government: Mayor-Council

Post Date: Oct 8 2018

Submit letter of interest and confidential resume to: Attn: Mayor Pat Raffety City of Milbank 1001 East 4th Avenue, Suite 301 Milbank, SD 57252 Phone: 605.432.9575 EOE


The City of Milbank is seeking a motivated municipal administrator to assist the community in the day-to-day operations of the City. Located in Northeast South Dakota in the heart of the Whetstone Valley, Milbank is a progressive community with an eye on the future and goals to help remain an area leader. The City Administrator is appointed by the Mayor and approved by the six (6) city council members. Position oversees five (5) department heads with a total staffing of 20 employees and annual budget of $4,000,000.

Requirements for this position include: Bachelor’s degree in business, public administration, or related field. Minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible managerial experience. A combination of education, experience and training may be considered.

Expected hiring range is $63,000 - $82,000 with excellent benefit package. Position eligible for reimbursement of relocation expenses. Visit for detailed job description. Position is open until filled. First review of applications will be October 29, 2018.