A dynamic, experienced municipal professional is being sought to serve as the next city manager for the City of Newark. Following the departure of former city manager Carol Houck last May, Public Works and Water Resources director Tom Coleman has served as acting city manager pending the appointment of her successor. After requesting input from residents and working closely with City Council and staff, GovHR USA, a firm hired by Council to conduct the employment search, recently posted a job description and City profile to begin soliciting applications.
The position requirements are summarized as follows:
Interested applicants should submit their résumé and cover letter, as well as contact information for five professional references by April 30, 2018, online to GovHR USA. Questions regarding the recruitment may be directed to Joellen C. Earl, CEO, GovHR USA at 847-380-3238.
More information about the search is also available at the City's website: newarkde.gov/CityManagerSearch.