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Located in the beautiful “Heart of the Land of Umpqua” region in southwestern Oregon, Roseburg is easily accessible from Interstate 5 and is 67 miles south of Eugene. Home to 22,820 residents and with an urban daytime population of approximately 50,000, Roseburg is the county seat and largest city in Douglas County. Roseburg offers art and wine festivals, annual music events, unique shops, world-class dining and nationally recognized breweries, wineries and wine tasting bars. Surrounded by unmatched natural beauty in the North Umpqua River, two dozen waterfalls, hundreds of trails, reservoirs, lakes and rivers, year-round outdoor recreation in the area abounds.
Incorporated in 1872, the City of Roseburg utilizes the Mayor/Council form of government. Roseburg is a full-service city with nine operating departments: Administration, Airport, Community Development, Finance, Fire, Municipal Court, Parks & Recreation, Police, and Public Works. The city has 163.6 FTEs and a 2017-2018 budget of more than $64 million, including a general fund of $28.4 million. The City Manager Department includes the City Manager, City Recorder, Human Resources Director and two staff assistants.
Working under the direction of the City Manager, the City Recorder is responsible for management and retention of all city records, leases, contracts and agreements, legal and public notices, elections, business registrations, franchise monitoring and negotiations, special permits and licenses, distribution and handling of all bids, assistance in property management and liens, processes ordinances and resolutions and serves as Clerk of the City Council.
A bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Public Administration or a related field, or Master Municipal Clerk certification through the International Institute of Municipal Clerks is required. Candidates must have 4 years of experience as a City Recorder, Deputy Chief Recorder, or Administrative Assistant in city government. Candidates may possess any combination of relevant education and experience that demonstrates their ability to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the position.
The City of Roseburg is an equal opportunity employer. First review: February 11, 2018 (open until filled). To apply online, visit Prothman at http://www.prothman.com/ and click on "Submit Your Application" and follow the directions provided. Application materials will only be accepted electronically via the website. For questions, please call 206-368-0050.