Calimesa, (pop. 10,893) a small rural and growing community located on the I-10 corridor in Eastern Riverside County, is seeking a highly qualified and enthusiastic candidate to serve as City Manager in administering City services, exciting new projects, and operations at City Hall.
The ideal candidate will be a seasoned professional and forward-thinking “hands on” leader with uncompromising ethics and values, a proven courageous decision maker, and an exceptional strategic/critical thinker and problem-solver. A thorough understanding of financial and budgeting processes and principles, prior experience in economic development, and the ability to foster a team environment that promotes creativity and innovation is desired in the ultimate candidate.
A Master’s degree in public administration or a closely related field is preferred, and seven years of public sector managerial experience administering varied work programs, of which at least three years were at a department head level.