Charter Township of Oscoda (population 6,997), Iosco County, Michigan is seeking an experienced and progressive municipal management professional to serve as Township Superintendent. The Township Superintendent is responsible for management of day-to-day municipal operations, providing support and guidance to a seven-member Township Board and fulfilling a number of related statutory duties.
Oscoda Township is located in Northeast Michigan on the shores of Lake Huron and benefits from strong tourism and aviation-related economic sectors. Oscoda is the home of the former Wurtsmith Air Force Base and an active base conversion process has significantly impacted the community since 1993. The Township is fiscally sound and offers a wide variety of public services to residents and visitors (please see oscodatownshipmi.gov). The Township currently has 24 full-time and 9 regular part-time employees with seasonal hires peaking at approximately 40 persons.
Requirements for this position are a Bachelors Degree in an applicable discipline, at least three years local government experience including executive/department head level management and strong communication skills. Preferred qualifications include a Masters Degree in Public Administration or related field, at least five years local government management experience, extensive knowledge of modern local government management principles and practices and demonstrated knowledge of public utility infrastructure capital improvement planning and project management.
Anticipated salary range is $95,000-$110,000, depending upon experience and qualifications, with an excellent benefits package. Please send cover letter, resume, references and salary history/expectation to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Dave Schaeffer, 110 S. State St. Oscoda, MI 48750. Position will remain open until filled; EOE.