City Administrator

City of Mountain Lake, MN

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $64,734 - $80,835.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 2,104
  • Website:
  • Where: 930 3 Avenue, Mountain Lake, MN 56159

Post Date: Jan 29 2018

Deadline: Feb 26 2018

To apply, go to, and complete the process by February 26, 2018. Finalists will be selected by the City Council on March 19, 2018, and final interviews are scheduled for April 5, 2018. Please direct questions to Liza Donabauer at or 612-920-3320 x111.


The City of Mountain Lake, situated in southwestern Minnesota, is home to 2,134 residents and is located in Cottonwood County. This City boasts a strong school system, a lake with public access, an excellent public library, a low crime rate, a full-service downtown, and an extensive offering of active living initiatives.

Minimum qualifications for the position include a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Urban Studies, or related field, two years of experience in local government management, and two years of experience supervising staff. Preferred qualifications include a master’s degree in Public Administration, Urban Studies, or related field, five years of experience as a City/County Administrator, at least two years of experience in community development, finance, or human resources, and experience working with municipal electric departments.

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