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Date Posted:               May 9, 2017
City/Organization:      Lancaster, WI
Title:                           City Administrator
Category:                   City/County Manager and Administrators

City Administrator - Lancaster, WI

Job Description:

Lancaster, WI (Population 3,868)


City Administrator


Lancaster is located in the Southwest Corner of Wisconsin. Lancaster provides an excellent quality of life and is a full-service city including Public Works, Police, Library, Airport, Pool, Golf Course and Recreation. The city has 32 full-time and part-time staff, a police union, and a $7.4M total budget. Lancaster’s Mayor and 8 Council members are elected on a non-partisan basis. We invite you to visit our community website at for more information.  See Administrator Profile at


The City is seeking a proactive professional with strong management and communication skills. Experience with economic development is a plus. Candidates must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree, with master’s in public administration/related preferred, and three years municipal administration experience. 


Desire an individual with expertise in human resources, industrial and community development, with the ability to demonstrate a successful record of achieving program and financial objectives, including grant writing and capital improvement execution. The successful candidate will be an honest individual with integrity, open and positive communication skills, innovative and strong leadership skills and a collaborative style in working with Mayor, City Council, and an experienced, professional staff.  This position plans, coordinates, and directs municipal administration under policy guidance and supervision of the Mayor and City Council. Salary for this position ranges from $75,000 to $87,000 DOQ, plus benefits.


Apply by sending cover letter, resume, salary history and references to Public Administration Associates, LLC, P.O. Box 282, Oshkosh, WI 54903; phone 920-235-0279; e-mail by June 2, 2017.  Confidentiality must be requested by applicant and cannot be guaranteed for finalists.  EOE

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Job Post Expiration Date;   June 3, 2017

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