City Clerk Annual Salary $99,518.52 - $123,286.56 DOQE plus a competitive benefits package
A unique community in the heart of Southern California and situated in southeast LA County about 10 miles from the Pacific Ocean, the charming City of Downey (population 114,000) combines the best of both large and small towns. The ideal candidate will possess leadership ability with direct experience or responsible support experience leading initiatives such as enhanced records management practices and procedures through the use of technology, assessment of workflow processes, and website design for the availability of records to enhance customer service. The candidate will have proven experience, be politically astute, and capable of managing and working effectively in a team-oriented environment.
The recruitment for this position is continuous. For consideration, a completed online application and resume with salary history must be received by first review date of Mon., October 9, 2017. For information regarding the position and to apply online, please visit http://www.downeyca.org/depts/hr/.
A Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration or related field with five years of recent, continuous, progressively responsible experience, preferably within a municipal City Clerk’s Office is highly desired. A Certified Municipal Clerk designation and supervisory level experience are preferred.
The City’s approximately 400 authorized full-time employees provide an array of services including police, fire protection, emergency medical services, water distribution, sewage collection, street construction and maintenance, library services, code enforcement, a transit system, and parks and recreational facilities including a pool, a senior center, and an exceptional 18-hole golf course and ev...ents Center. The City also owns and operates the Columbia Memorial Space Center, a state-of-the-art, 20,000 square foot learning center. Downey’s FY 2016-17 total budget is approximately $157 million and the
General Fund budget is almost $81 million.