The City of Tualatin, Oregon has a position it wants ELGL members to know about. They are hiring for a Management Analyst to implement and coordinate projects for varied issues such as transportation, engineering and economic development. See below for more information.
Management Analyst II, City of Tualatin, Oregon
The City: The City of Tualatin, population 27,000, is a dynamic, vibrant community ideally located just 12 miles south of Portland and 30 miles north of Salem, the state capitol. Situated at the intersection of Interstate highways 5 and 205, Tualatin is a short distance to adventure: skiing, snowboarding, and sledding on majestic Mt. Hood in the Cascade Mountain Range; family-friendly summer water activities on the central Oregon Coast; national-level wind-surfing or parasailing on the mighty Columbia River, while enjoying the striking natural beauty of Multnomah Falls in the Columbia Gorge National Recreation Area.
Tualatin’s population is well-educated, diverse, and involved in community and school activities. There are excellent educational opportunities available to residents through the Tigard-Tualatin School District and numerous colleges and universities within easy commuting distance. In the most recent resident satisfaction survey, 84% of residents rated the overall quality of life in Tualatin as “excellent” or “good”, and most reported they would recommend the community to others and plan to stay for the next five years. Residents take great pride in and appreciate the amenities such as award-winning parks, unique shopping and dining establishments and a low tax rate.
The Organization: The City of Tualatin is organized under the Council/Manager form of government, with the City Manager serving as the administrative head of the organization. The current City Manager has served since December 2006 and is only the organization’s fourth City Manager. The City has a history of progressive leadership with stable and civil governing bodies, and a commitment to improving the quality of life through well-managed, responsive city services, and a record of fiscal prudence.
The Position: The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating, developing and implementing special projects and programs for the department which is comprised of Transportation, Engineering, Planning, Economic Development, and Building. Candidates for this position will be polished and professional, with excellent communication and project management skills. These attributes combined with a bachelor’s degree in: public administration, planning, engineering, or a business related field coupled with three (3) years of experience in project management, public administration, planning, or land development would make for a nicely rounded portfolio. A Master’s degree would be preferred; however, any satisfactory equivalent combination of education and experience which ensures the ability to perform the work may be substituted for the above. Additional job requirements will be outline in the recruitment packet. Salary range is: $54,412 – $68,931.
Apply: Applications are received online only by going to www.tualatinoregon.gov/hr and clicking on “Job Opportunities.” A cover letter and resume must be included with the online application submission. The deadline to apply is 11:59 pm, Sunday, June 1, 2014. All applicants will be notified of the recruitment status by e-mail (preferred contact) or telephone.
For more information and the complete job description: Mgmt Analyst II Recruitment Brochure