City Manager

City of Victoria, TX

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 62,592
  • Where: 105 W Juan Linn St, Victoria, TX 77901
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Feb 8 2019

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The City of Victoria, Texas is located in the heart of the Golden Crescent of South Texas equidistant from Austin, Houston, San Antonio, and Corpus Christi. In the forefront of new business and technology, the City has a strong plastics manufacturing industry, petrochemical and industrial chemical plants, oil and gas exploration, and a growing medical services community.

The City of Victoria has a council-manager form of government with a City Council comprised of the Mayor and six Council Members. The Council, among other duties, appoints a City Manager, City Attorney, and Municipal Court Judge. The City of Victoria is a full-service municipality, providing general administrative services, police and fire protection, emergency ambulance service, highways and streets, water and sanitary sewer utilities, parks and recreation services, public improvements, planning, and solid waste residential service. The City has a total staff of
628 full-time employees and an aggregate annual budget for FY 2018-2019 of $131 million, with $47 million in the General Fund.

The City of Victoria is recruiting an honest, ethical, highly dedicated, hard-working, steadfastly strategic and visionary- but grounded- servant leader to replace its retiring City Manager. A bachelor's degree in public administration, business administration, or a related field from an accredited college or university is required. A master's degree is preferred. At least ten years of progressively responsible municipal government experience, including five years of experience as a city manager or assistant city manager, is required. Experience managing free-standing, full-service cities or metro area cities with significantly expanded service menus is preferred.

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For more information on this position contact:

Mike Tanner, Senior Vice President
Strategic Government Resources