City Manager

City of Seatac, WA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $173,000 - $180,000. Relocation assistance available
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 28,873
  • Where: 4800 South 188th Street , SeaTac, WA 98188
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Apr 27 2018

Deadline: May 31 2018


Incorporated in February 1990, the City of SeaTac is located in the Puget Sound region of the US Pacific Northwest, approximately midway between the cities of Seattle and Tacoma in Washington State. The Puget Sound region boasts breathtaking views and beautiful landscape, stretching from the Pacific Ocean inlet to the Cascade and Olympic mountain ranges. Home to a myriad of state and Federal parks, the Puget Sound region is the outdoor person's playground.

The City of SeaTac is highly regarded in the community for its cohesive professional leadership team and strong organizational integrity and judgment. As the current esteemed City Manager retires, his planned vacancy is an opportunity for a dynamic leader to step in to lead and direct the high performance leadership team and continue to advance the City's progress. The City is financially sound, operating conservatively, with no debt and sound reserves.

The City Manager is appointed by the City Council and oversees all aspects of the City's operations. The City Manager works with the City Council to ensure the City's short and long-term goals are met and are in keep with SeaTac values. The ideal candidate will be a collaborative leader; with a demonstrated ability to navigate a body of elected officials with sometimes divergent viewpoints and the ability to work cooperatively and inclusively with all of them. The ideal candidate will successfully build relationships with all Council members through open and balanced communications while building confidence, respect and trust.

Please view the complete job announcement for additional information, qualification requirements and application instructions.

The City of SeaTac is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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