SOUTH JORDAN, UT – The City of South Jordan offers an exciting career opportunity to become the Assistant City Manager. The City of South Jordan, is one of the fastest growing cities in the United States. South Jordan is located 18 miles south of Salt Lake City and is home to more than 69,000 residents with the expected growth of 45,700 over the next ten years. In 2010, 2012, and 2014, South Jordan was named one of the Top 20 “Best Place to Live in America” by Money Magazine.
South Jordan is governed by a six-member council, comprising of five elected Council Members and an elected Mayor. The council is elected to staggered, four-year terms, with the Council Members elected from districts and the Mayor at large. The City Manager’s duties are established by ordinance and contract.
The Assistant City Manager position is an executive at-will position that reports directly to the City Manager, and oversees the operations of the City Departments including; Fire, Police, Public Works, Administrative Services and Development Services, as well as acts as the City Manager in his absence. The ideal candidate should be ethical, experienced and detail oriented.
Individuals interested in applying may do so by submitting a compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume and three years of salary history to email@example.com no later than November 4, 2016. For information or questions on the recruitment process, please contact: Greg Nelson, 916-630-4900.
Additional information about this position and about the City of South Jordan can be found here, www.sjc.utah.gov/job-opportunities/.