Located in Summit County, Utah, in the heart of the Wasatch Mountains and only 30 miles east of Salt Lake City, Park City is one of the world’s premier multi-seasonal resort centers with an area of 12 square-miles and a permanent population of 8,000. Park City is not only continuing its Olympic legacy but is also home to the Sundance Film Festival as well as a myriad of cultural, skiing and sporting events. The Park City area has three world class ski resorts: Park City Mountain Resort, Deer Valley & the Canyons. Park City has an outstanding local school system having one high school, two middle, and four elementary schools.
Park City offers an exceptional quality of life with all the amenities of a metropolitan area and diverse cultural and recreational opportunities. Tourism is the major industry and the economic backbone of Park City. Long before Park City became a world class mountain resort and venue for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games, the City was famous for its silver mining. Local citizens are proud of the lively and colorful past. True to our mining heritage, Park City continues to invite and encourage diversity to support collective community values.
Working under the direction of the City Manager, and with policy guidance from the Mayor and City Council, assists with the oversight and administration of all functions of the City government, including Public Safety, Public Works, Library, Recreation programs, and the Executive functions including Building, Planning, Engineering, Finance, Budget, HR, IT and Sustainability. Is responsible for direct staff supervision of the City Manager’s Executive Department. Performs a variety of leadership, administrative, and managerial duties identifying, analyzing, proposing and implementing solutions to operational and departmental issues. Serves on a team including the City Manager and City Attorney.
Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration or related field, minimum 5 years progressively responsible experience in a municipal administration as department head or Assistant City Manager or an equivalent combination of management and municipal experience. Experience in any of the following: Community Development experience, Municipal Budget & Finances and/or Risk Management and a candidate eager to work in a collaborative, team centered environment.
Preferred: A Master’s degree in Public Administration or related field, personnel management experience, Spanish speaking skills, ICMA credentialed manager, and experience with State legislative processes.
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Apply: In person at Human Resources Department, 445 Marsac Ave., 3rd floor, Park City, UT 84060; online at www.parkcity.org; by mail PCMC-HR, Attn: Dani LoFeudo, PO Box 1480, Park City, UT 84060-1480; via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: As part of the pre-screening process, please include a cover letter addressing the following questions:
1. Park City thrives with a High Performance Organization with a Team Culture. Describe why you will operate well in this environment?
2. Park City has a culture of accountability. Please answer the following scenario: A manager promises you something which is important by a certain deadline, and then does not complete it. What do you do?
3. What are you priorities for your first 90 days?
Close: Friday, June 14, 2013 at 5 p.m. EOE.