The Village of Elm Creek is accepting applications for the position of Municipal Administrator. A community strategically positioned along I-80 and twenty minutes from Kearney, Holdrege, and Lexington, Elm Creek is poised for growth and great opportunities for a leader with vision. The Village of Elm Creek has a population of 901, and is an agriculture-based community with thriving local businesses and the capacity for development.
The municipality owns, operates, and provides water and wastewater services to its residents. It owns electrical infrastructure and provides electric service through NPPD. Law Enforcement is contracted to the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office. This position requires: comprehensive knowledge of municipal finance and community development; expertise in city, state, and federal laws, regulations, and guidelines; strategic planning; and supervisory skills. Individuals should possess a Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) in Public Administration or related field, and three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Supervisory experience required. Graduate Certificate in Public Management or equivalent preferred. This person serves the community at the direction of the Chairperson and the Village Board. Benefits include matching retirement contributions, health insurance, and generous PTO. Salary is negotiable based on experience and qualifications.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $57,720.00 – $71,698.00 per year