Deputy City Manager

Description : Reimagine your career and make a local impact with a job working for the City of Lebanon! The City of Lebanon is accepting applications for the position of Deputy City Manager. The Deputy City Manager will join the City Manager and the leadership team in implementing City Council's policies and providing strategic direction and oversight of City departments and functions. The Deputy City Manager reports directly to the City Manager, and acts on behalf of the City Manager when assigned. The Deputy City Manager will exercise general administrative, decision making and policy oversight of assigned departments. 

The City of Lebanon is seeking a forward-thinking leader with strong collaborative, management and decision-making skills to join its leadership team. Lebanon is a full-service municipality that provides public safety, economic development, roadway and utility infrastructure development and management, and parks and recreational services to our community in addition to core internal services such as planning, zoning, engineering, and finance support. Specific departmental assignments and responsibilities of this position will be determined based on the background and strengths of the successful candidates and those of the existing executive team.  Proven leaders with experience in any and all areas of municipal government are encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates must be people-focused and results oriented while exemplifying the City’s organizational values of Citizen Service, Collaboration, Integrity, Quality, Stewardship, Innovation and Communication. The successful candidate will be expected to provide strong leadership with a focus on quality, the ability to bring ideas to life, the ability to establish effective community relationships and networks, and the ability to inspire others, all in a culture of trust, accountability and transparency. As the City continues to grow, managing the balance between economic development, quality of life, infrastructure and community identity will be a focus of the position. Position requires a bachelor’s degree; a master’s degree is preferred. 

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Contact : A resume and cover letter should be submitted to the Personnel Department at 50 S Broadway, Lebanon, OH 45036, or emailed to Pam Stotts at Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled, with first consideration given to applications received by March 1, 2024

The City of Lebanon requires post-offer, pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check. EOE

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled