City Manager

Application Period: 
Fri, 12/14/2018 to Mon, 01/14/2019
City of Mineral Wells
Street Address: 
115 SW 1st St.
Mineral Wells
City Population: 
Job Description: 

Mineral Wells, Texas, is home to 15,691 residents and covers approximately 20.40 square miles. The City is located in Palo Pinto and Parker counties in the Dallas-Fort Worth- Arlington Metropolitan Statistical Area and has a long tradition as a destination community. The City operates under the council-manager form of government and has an FY2018-2019 budget of $35,584,572, 170 employees, and an ad valorem tax rate of $0.65907644 per $100 of valuation.
The City of Mineral Wells seeks a strong leader with experience in a full-service city and an in-depth understanding of planning, public works, and public safety to serve as its new City Manager. The ideal candidate will be a highly visible, active member of the community who will be fully invested in the City’s success and the attainment of its goals.

Job Requirements: 

The selected candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in public administration or a related field; a master’s degree is preferred. At least three years of experience as a city manager, assistant city manager, or senior government administrator is required. Three to five years of progressively responsible supervisory and management experience in municipal government is preferred. A valid Texas drivers license (or the ability to acquire one within 90 days of hire) and a good driving record, as well as willingness to establish residency within the city limits are requirements for this position.

Submit Application To: 
Please apply online at: For more information on this position contact: Larry Gilley, Senior Vice President, Executive Recruitment Strategic Government Resources