Job Posting: City Administrator – Falls City, Oregon

City Administrator – Falls City, Oregon (pop. 960).  Hiring Range $45,000 – $55,000 DOQ, plus excellent benefits. Annual budget of approx. $2.6 million. Falls City is located in the hills of the Coastal Range approx. 20 miles SW of Salem in the mid-Willamette Valley.

Position is responsible to 7-member City Council.  A Bachelor’s degree in public/business administration, accounting or related field with administrative/management local government experience; or equivalent required.  Master’s level coursework in public administration or related field, including internship placements in local government settings may be used to meet the local government experience requirement.

Successful candidates will have a strong financial, accounting and budgeting background; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; and good overall knowledge of municipal operations, policies and procedures.  Complete job profile including veteran’s preference information is available at   Send cover letter, resume and references to:  Falls City – City Administrator Recruitment, c/o MWVCOG, 105 High Street SE, Salem, OR  97301 or e-mail to  Closing date:  May 16, 2012.

View full position profile here: City Administrator Profile – Falls City