The Town of Eagle, Colorado (2016 Pop. 6,739) seeks a Town Manager. Incorporated in 1905, this historic town operates under a Council-Manager form of government led by a 7-member Board of Trustees elected at-large. Eagle is less than a 40-minute drive from world class ski resorts, Vail and Beaver Creek. The Eagle/Vail airport is 5 miles from downtown. Residents enjoy excellent schools, high quality municipal services, and access to extensive public lands. Skiing, biking, paddling, hiking, golfing, fishing, and hunting are some of the many outdoor activities enjoyed by residents. The Town sits at an elevation of 6621 ft. and boasts a moderate mountain climate with an average of 290 days of sun each year.
Candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree plus 10 years of increasingly responsible executive level manager experience.
This experience may include private sector executive experience that is determined to be highly transferable to the public sector. Experience as an assistant executive in a larger municipality will also be considered as will any combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to perform the work.
A Master’s degree in public administration, business administration, or other advanced level executive training such as ICMA Credentialed Manager is preferred.
Executive level Town Manager experience in a rural Colorado mountain community is highly desirable.
Starting salary of $135,000-145,000 DOQ. Excellent benefit package. An employer assisted housing benefit (EHOP) program is available. Apply online NOW at www.govhrusa.com/current-positions/recruitment with resume, cover letter, and contact information for five professional references to the attention of Cristi Musser; 630 Dundee Road, Suite 130, Northbrook, IL 60062 Tel: 847-380-3240. First review of resumes October 30. Application deadline November 9, 2017.