ABOUT THE JOB
The City Manager is the chief administrative and executive officer of the City, is appointed by and serves at the will of the City Council and is responsible for administering the business of the City in the best interest of the City. The key accountabilities are placed in context to a city of 7,000 that supports a population of 15,000 from the regional area. Growth projections of 10,000 within 10 years requires substantial attention to infrastructure, economic development, attracting a talented workforce and maintaining customer-centric delivery of city services.
The City Manager is responsible for, and has the power to appoint, suspend and/or remove employees. Because of the unique role of the City Clerk/Treasurer, appointment, suspension and/or removal of the City Clerk/Treasurer is with the concurrence of the City Council. Key stakeholders include the Mayor, City Council, City Clerk/Treasurer, department heads, volunteer committee members, business leaders, Sidney Public Schools board and citizens of the community.