Now Hiring: City Manager (2021-07)

Now Hiring: City Manager (2021-07)

Now Hiring: City Manager (2021-07)

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The City of Goodland is accepting applications for the position of City Manager.  The City offers a competitive annual salary starting at $96,000.  Salary is negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience.  Candidates must be able to quickly understand the growth of the community and the opportunities offered due to location.  In addition, applicants must possess the ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing; strong interpersonal skills; ability to work with and motivate all levels of employees; knowledge of public utilities to include:  water, wastewater and electric, ability to interact with business community and general public and demonstrate proactive leadership skills.

The candidates for the position must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Public Administration or similar field, and a minimum of 5 years of progressive City Manager experience in a comparably sized community with similar growth and business environment or an Assistant in a larger community.  A Master’s degree in Business Administration or Public Administration is highly desirable, as is, a proven track record of success.

The successful candidate will be required to establish residency within the City limits of Goodland and possess a valid Kansas Driver’s License, or be able to obtain such within 60 days, with good driving history.  Qualified individuals should go to for more information regarding the application process and community.  The application, cover letter and resume should be sent to or by mail to address below.  Position is open until filled and application review will begin July 30,2021.

For more information or questions, please contact:

City of Goodland

204 West 11th St.

Goodland, KS  67735