Eastpointe, MI (32,442) Eastpointe is a full-service community in a thriving metropolitan area boasting the 35th largest residential population in the State. Known as a family-friendly town, Eastpointe is also a gateway to Macomb County and is adjacent to other Detroit metropolitan areas totaling 3.7 million residents. Founded in 1837, Eastpointe possesses a rich history of multiple cultures extending back to the early French and Irish settler days and is now a refuge for urban dwellers wanting easy access to both urban, suburban, and waterfront amenities. Macomb County has more registered boats than any other U.S. county. Eastpointe is located 5 miles from Lake St. Clair and 16 miles from the Detroit International Waterfront, Ford Field, Comerica Park, Little Caesars’ Arena, and Fox Theater.
The City Council is seeking a highly professional, ethical, energetic candidate for its next City Manager. Eastpointe has numerous restaurants and shopping along its retail corridors. Tidy neighborhoods with plentiful housing and competitive public/private educational systems are all located within a compact 5.1 square miles. The City provides a full range of police, fire, court, library, assessing, water/sewer operations, community/economic development, public works, parks, and administrative services. The City Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer and makes all appointments except for the City Attorney. The City Council consists of a separately elected Mayor and four Council Members. The City Manager is responsible for the implementation of policy and the overall operations of a $33 million budget, as well as management and leadership of 109 full time, 55 part time, and eight contractual employees. ICMA-recognized in 1929, Eastpointe has had four managers since 1990. Qualified individuals are required to have:
Starting salary range is $110,000-$125,000, depending on qualifications and experience. Residency is preferred. Apply on line at www.govhrusa.com/career-center/ with résumé, cover letter, and contact information for five professional references by August 20, 2018 to the attention of Jaymes Vettraino, Vice President, GovHRUSA, 630 Dundee Road, #130, Northbook, IL 60062. Tel: 248-379-8923. www.cityofeastpointe.net
Posted:July 3, 2018