City Manager

City of Union City, CA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $225,000 - $275,000.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 69,516
  • Where: 34009 Alvarado-Niles Road, Union City, CA 94587
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Mar 5 2019


City of Union City, CA

City Manager
Annual salary range: $225,000 to $275,000
Application deadline: Open until filled.
The first review of resumes will take place on Monday, April 1, 2019.

Centrally located between San Jose and Oakland in the San Francisco Bay area, Union City is one of the most diverse cities in the state, comprised of many different cultural, racial, ethnic, and religious groups. Eighteen square miles in area, the community offers a variety of housing, with affordable and upscale homes available in many charming neighborhoods for its 72,000 residents. The transit-oriented Station District, located around the Union City BART station, boasts housing and business development opportunities with easy, convenient access to major public transit running throughout the Bay Area. The FY19 budget is $116 million and the city employs 230 full time employees.

The City Council seeks an experienced and visionary manager, particularly with a background in economic development. The successful candidate will embody the core values of safety, tolerance, and caring, both internal to the organization and as a visible member of the community. The Council desires a manager with a collaborative spirit and a track record for developing positive relationships with agency and community partners, such as the school district. The successful candidate should demonstrate past success in attracting and retaining businesses, particularly with experience in balancing jobs, housing, and transportation needs.

To view additional qualifications and submit your resume, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) please visit our website:

For additional information, contact:

Josh Jones or Andrew Nelson
CPS HR Consulting
Ph: 916-471-3329

Recruitment Brochure:
Union City, CA website:

Union City, CA is an equal opportunity employer.

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