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Job Title:  City Administrator
Salary:  $60-80,000 DOE
Entity:  City of Soap Lake
Closing Date:  First reveiw May 21, 2019, open until filled


The City of Soap Lake is a small, peaceful tourist town sitting on the shores of world-famous Soap Lake. The lake is famous for its healing properties, bringing people from all over the world. Located in Central Washington the area is considered a four-season outdoor recreational paradise with over 14 lakes within an hour drive, abundant wildlife of all kinds and lots of sunshine. The city population is just under 1,600 with its own school district and is located 7 miles from the county seat (Ephrata) and 22 miles from Moses Lake, the largest community in the area.
The City government is a ‘strong mayor’ system with 7 city council members. The position reports directly to the Mayor and is responsible for all day to day administrative operations.
Applicants must have a strong background in finance and be knowledgeable of the concepts, practices and techniques of municipal government. Position is full time, FLSA exempt, nonunion; starting salary $60-80,000 DOE. Application and complete job description available at First review: May 21, 2019 (open until filled). The City of Soap Lake is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Karen Dillon, Interim Finance Director
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