La Grange, IL (15,600) Named one of the Best Places to Live in Chicago Magazine, La Grange is a thriving, family oriented community located 16 miles southwest of Chicago’s loop. The Village is seeking highly professional, energetic candidates interested in serving as its next Village Manager. Located in Cook County, La Grange has a bustling downtown with excellent restaurants, high end shops, and an historic movie house. In addition, the community has beautiful neighborhoods and excellent schools all within 2.5 square miles and a short train ride to downtown Chicago. The Village is a full-service organization which provides Police, Fire, Community Development, Public Works, Financial and Administrative services. The Village Manager reports to an elected board consisting of a Village President and six Trustees. The Village Manager is responsible for the implementation of policy and the overall operations of a $33 million budget as well as management and leadership of 97 full time and 29 part time employees. Qualified individuals will be expected to have:
Starting salary range is $150,000-$175,000, depending on qualifications and experience. Residency is not required. Apply with résumé, cover letter, and contact information for 5 professional references by April 21, 2017 to Heidi Voorhees and Kathleen Rush, GovHRUSA. TEL: 847/380-3240 or email: HVoorhees@GovHRUSA.com or KRush@GovHRUSA.com.