The City of Amarillo is seeking an Assistant City Manager for Development Services. Amarillo has a population of over 194,000 residents, covers 100 square miles and is the 14th largest city in Texas in terms of population. Amarillo is situated at the intersection of Interstate 40 and Interstate 27, approximately 120 miles north of Lubbock and 360 miles northwest of Dallas-Fort Worth.
The Assistant City Manager for Development Services is a new position and will perform highly responsible planning, administrative, and managerial work assisting the City Manager and in coordination with two other assistant city managers. The Assistant City Manager for Development Services will have five direct reports, oversight of approximately 600 employees, and responsibility for the Divisions of Development Services, Utilities, and Public Works.
Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Public Administration, Urban Planning, or a related field and five or more years of progressively responsible experience as a department head, division director, or equivalent in municipal government. A Master’s degree in a relevant field is preferred. Residence within the City limits within six months of hire date is required.
This opening is closed and is no longer accepting applications