The Borough of Slatington in northern Lehigh Co., with a population of 4,200 and a budget of $4.2 million and 12-15 employees, is seeking candidates for the position of borough manager. Slatington is situated in northern Lehigh County along the Lehigh River about 15 miles north of Allentown, PA.
The position entails planning and supervising borough projects, searching and applying for grants, preparing an annual budget, and exercising non-legislative and non-judicial powers and duties of the borough council.
Submit your resume with cover letter to Slatington Borough, 125 S Walnut St, Slatington, PA 18080 to email it to email@example.com
no later than April 30, 2015.
Wilkinsburg, a dynamic and historic first-ring suburb of Pittsburgh, with both major highway and busway access, seeks an experienced full time manager to help direct our continued forward momentum. With a population of just under 16,000 in just over 2 square miles, Wilkinsburg possesses a unique architectural inventory, a vibrant downtown, a diverse growing population and a positive outlook.
Reporting to a council of nine, the manager is responsible for the day to day operations of the borough including oversight of an $11 million annual budget and supervision of department heads. The ideal candidate will be creative and accountable, while championing strong communication and team building. A proven track record in community and economic development, grant writing and financial management is highly desired.
Shall be commensurate with experience with an attractive benefit package. Minimum Education Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science; Master’s in Public Policy or Master of Business Administration preferred.
The qualified candidate shall have a minimum of five years’ experience in governmental management and at least three years with direct staff supervision. Prospective candidates shall supply a resume with cover letter, three references, two writing samples including one funding proposal in an envelope marked “Borough Manager Position” and mail to Borough of Wilkinsburg, P.O. Box 8637, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221. EOE