Village Administrator

New Glarus
Posted 3 weeks ago

Village  Administrator

New Glarus (Population 2,173)

Position Overview

Located in beautiful south central Wisconsin in close proximity to the state capital of Madison, New Glarus is recognized as “America’s Little Switzerland” and is renowned for its Alpine-style architecture , ethnic festivals and Swiss delicacies. New Glarus is very focused on preserving its small town atmosphere, reasonable cost of living and high quality of life. New Glarus is a full service community that prides itself on being a great place to live, work, play, learn and visit. Anticipated salary range $72-$82K plus benefits, DOQ. Village President and Six Trustees elected on a non-partisan basis. S11.1M total annual budget including Electric, Sewer, Storm Sewer and  Water Utilities, 18 FT and 30+ PT/ seasonal employees.  Future emphasis on capital improvement planning and execution, sound financial and human resources management and planned growth and development.

Require Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration or related field; prefer Master’s Degree with at least 2 years progressive municipal management experience. Residency is encouraged. Desire a strong background in budget development and debt financing (including TIF experience); grant writing; public works and engineering project management; strong record of past organizational accomplishments and the ability to cultivate positive and productive relationships with the village president, village trustees and community members.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a collaborative leadership style in carrying out governing body policies; a high level of integrity; a strong work ethic (commitment to public service); open and positive communication skills (public marketing and community relations) and innovation in service/program delivery. Visit the community website at

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Application deadline: January 23, 2019

Send cover letter, resume, salary history and references to:

Public Administration Associates, LLC,
Attn: David Berner, Associate
1155 W. South Street
Whitewater WI 53190


phone: 608-332-7603

Confidentiality must be requested by applicant and cannot be guaranteed for finalists.

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