Northampton Press

Sunday, August 25, 2019

FULL-TIME BOROUGH MANAGER POSITION Macungie Borough (population 3,079), Lehigh County, PA, seeks an experienced leader to serve as Borough Manager. The current Borough Manager is retiring after 20 years. The Manager oversees all day-to-day operations of the governmental body & serves as the central point of contact for the 7-member Borough Council. There are 2 FT office staff, 4 FT public works employees, 1 PT Zoning Officer, 1 PT Community Center Manager & Police Department. The Manager is the Chief Administration Officer of the Borough & administers an annual budget of approx. $5.8 million. The Borough maintains its own municipal water system & sewer distribution system. Borough Council seeks an outstanding, communicative & innovative leader with demonstrated skills in community engagement. Candidates should have the following: (1) 5 years of municipal management experience; (2) know-ledge of local government principles; (3) strong leadership, communication & financial skills; (4) grant writing experience a plus; (5) Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in related field is desired. A combination of education & demonstrated experience will be considered. Residency required within a 20-mile radius of the Borough. Salary range is $60,000 - $75,000 with excellent benefits; actual salary to be based on experience/qualifi- cations. Send cover letter, resume & salary history/expectation to Macungie Borough Manager Search, 21 Locust St.; Macungie, PA, 18062, or via email to clboehm@ macungie.pa.us Deadline is 4:00 p.m., Monday, September 16, 2019. The successful applicant should be available to start December 1, 2019. EOE