Upper Macungie Township
8330 Schantz Road
Breinigsville, PA 18031
TOWNSHIP MANAGER—Upper Macungie Township (population 20,000), Lehigh County, PA seeks a dynamic, experienced, and skilled leader to serve as its Township Manager. Manager has authority to supervise all day-to-day operations of the government, and serves as the central point of contact among the three-member Board of Supervisors (elected at large), staff, and the community. Manager administers an annual budget of $22.7 million (including a GF budget of $14.2 million; a sewer budget of $6.7 million; solid waste/recycling budget of $1.8 million); approx. 70 FT/8 PT employees (incl 28 FT police). With one the lowest tax rates in Lehigh County, the Township has been one of the fastest growing municipalities in the state over the past several years, and is the home of several large companies, including Coca-Cola, Sam Adams, Nestle, Amazon, and Ocean Spray. Candidates should have (1) at least 7-10 years of progressive, municipal management experience in a municipality of similar size and complexity; (2) knowledge of modern local government management principles, practices, programs, and innovation; (3) planning and community development experience; (4) Bachelors degree (Masters preferred); (5) strong financial skills; and (6) demonstrated dynamic leadership ability and strong organizational skills. Salary range $95-125,000 with excellent benefits; actual salary to be based on experience/qualifications. Candidates should send cover letter, resume, and salary expectation to firstname.lastname@example.org with only one attachment. Deadline is noon on April 29, 2014. EOE.
Click here for the Township Manager Ordinance 2014-04, adopted March 20, 2014