Canosburg is seeking a new borough manager following the retirement announcement of Terry Hazlett, who currently holds the position, and has posted the following job description for those interested:
Canonsburg Borough, with a population 8,900, 24 miles south of Pittsburgh, seven member council/mayor; $4.3 m budget, 42 full-time and 19 paert-time employees.
Position requires a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science Degree with emphasis in public administration/government or business. Applicants must have three to five years work experience in municipal government and/or transferable experience and skills in progressively responsible positions.
Candidates should possess effective communications skills, be proficient in the use of office computer technology and demonstrate leadership working with council/mayor, employees, residents, civic groups, boards/commissions and other governmental agencies.
The manager is responsible for the supervision and administration of borough operations including but not limited to: general governance; financial and human resource management; public works; waste water treatment plant; code enforcement; planning and zoning; community and economic development; grant writing and administration; parks and recreation; and overall municipal service delivery.
The salary package is negotiable depending upon qualifications and experience.
Applicants should submit cover letter, resume, three professional references and salary history by March 22, 2013 to: Department of Community & Economic Development, 301 Fifth Avenue, Suite 250, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, Attn: Borough Manager Selection. This is an equal opportunity employer.