Municipal Job Openings

Aim maintains the following list of municipal job openings as a resource for our members. Here you’ll find the latest job postings from municipalities across the state. In addition to learning about job growth, economic development, and quality of life, you may find that the postings can also provide networking opportunities.

To request that a job posting be added or removed, please contact Erin Jamison-Koenig at [email protected] or 317-237-6200 x 228.

Finance Director, City of Adrian, Michigan

Adrian is a full-service community that is seeking a public finance professional to lead the Finance Department. Adrian is a city of arts, parks, and culture and is the home of three colleges – Adrian College, Siena Heights University, and Jackson College. Adrian is proud of its historic downtown featuring shops, restaurants, and events. It is the Lenawee County Seat and is located in close proximity to three major metropolitan areas – Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Detroit. Downtown Adrian boasts a growing number of upper floor apartment redevelopments with popular shops/events surrounded by beautiful neighborhoods with stately homes and excellent schools. Many new residents note that Adrian is an all-around great place for families to live and children to grow up with an emphasis on education and thriving culture.

The Finance Director is responsible for oversight and management of City’s accounting, purchasing, payroll, tax billing/collection, and funds investment for a $32.6 million budget, which includes general fund and utilities. The Finance Director manages the annual budgeting process and implementation, the annual capital budgeting process and is the liaison for an annual audit. The City participates in the Government Finance Officers Association’s Comprehensive Annual Report Program.

Job Posting
Post Date: December 5
Closing Date: January 3

Paid Standby Firefighter/EMT and Career Firefighter/EMT, Town of Edinburgh

The Edinburgh Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the following positions: Paid standby Firefighter / EMT (hourly) and Career Firefighter / EMT. Applicants at a minimum should possess Firefighter I / II & EMT or Paramedic Certification. A physical agility and written aptitude test will be scheduled upon receipt and review of the application packet. Applicants will be notified of the time, date and location of the testing phase of the application process. Further information regarding hourly rate of pay and employee benefits will be available at the time of the written and physical agility test. Applications are available Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m at Edinburgh Town Hall, 107 S. Holland Street, Edinburgh. Completed packets should be returned no later than 4 p.m. December 16, 2019.

Job Posting
Post Date: December 5
Closing Date: 4 p.m. December 16

Town Manager, Town of Albion

The Town of Albion is seeking a town manager. The position is the Chief Administrative Officer under a Council-Manager form of government under the direction of the Town Council, and works closely with the Town’s Clerk-Treasurer. The Town Manager shall serve at the pleasure of the Council. Responsibilities include: supervisory, budgetary, operational and maintenance functions related to the general management of the Town, including all of its departments, and facets.

Job Posting
Recruitment Profile
Post Date: October 29
Closing Date: Until Filled

Director of Distribution (Water), City of South Bend

The City of South Bend is seeking a Director of Distribution (Water.) The Director of Distribution will direct and oversee the overall operations and maintenance of the City’s drinking water distribution system.

Job Posting
Post Date: October 22
Closing Date: Until Filled

Assistant City Attorney, City of South Bend

The City of South Bend seeks an experienced attorney to join its legal team. Excellent writing and analytical ability, sound academic credentials, and good character and interpersonal skills are all essential for success in this role. This highly motivated individual will interact with a team of attorneys and City Department Heads to provide daily legal counsel to Departments within the City of South Bend. He/She will ensure that documents clearly convey the intentions of the City and comply with relevant regulations and laws to ensure positive results for the City. Attorneys with transactional, litigation, and/or experience in administrative law are encouraged to apply. Some of the responsibilities of this attorney may include providing focused support to the Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Area Plan Commission. Assignments are subject to change based on department need and attorney experience.

Job Posting
Post Date: October 22
Closing Date: Until Filled

Building Inspector, City of Tell City

The City of Tell City is seeking a Building Inspector. Incumbent serves as Building Inspector for the Tell City Building Department, responsible for administering and enforcing Tell City building and zoning codes.

Job Posting
Post Date: October 17
Closing Date: Until Filled

Police Chief, Town of Cedar Lake

The Town of Cedar Lake, Indiana, is currently seeking a motivated and experienced law enforcement manager for the position of Chief of Police. The Town of Cedar Lake, population 11,560, is a dynamic community in the midst of rapid growth from the Chicago Metropolitan Area. It is home to an 800-acre lake at the center of town. Cedar Lake has strong schools, ample parks, recreational activities and community involvement. Cedar Lake has a Council-Manager form of government, with seven Council members. The Police Department provides services twenty-four hours per day, seven days a week. There are currently twenty-five Police Department employees, including twenty sworn full-time officers and two unpaid reserve officers. The Chief of Police is a “working Chief.” The Chief of Police is hired by and reports directly to the Town Council President. The Department has a current operating budget of $1,800,000.00.

Job Posting
Post Date: October 14
Closing Date: Until Filled

Parks and Recreation Superintendent, City of Frankfort

The City of Frankfort, Indiana is seeking a visionary Parks Superintendent with a demonstrated experience of providing executive management of park planning and infrastructure projects.  This would include directing leisure, recreational and park programming to improve the quality of life for all City residents. The Park Superintendents responsibilities includes operational responsibility of the Parks and all additional complexes, including administration of policies and procedures, formulate and administer budget and fiscal matters, planning, construction, maintenance, landscaping and turf management, coordination and supervision of all park systems; to plan, direct and review the activities and operations of athletic fields and Aquatic Center; to coordinate assigned activities with other City departments and outside agencies. The Park Superintendent exercises direct supervision over professional, clerical and maintenance staff including Aquatic Center and athletic fields.

Job Posting
Post Date: October 11
Fill Date: Dec-Jan

Utilities Administrator, Town of Bargersville

The Utilities Administrator is Department Head of Utilities for the Town of Bargersville. This position is directed by the Town Council and operates in close relationship with the Town Manager and Clerk-Treasurer. Performance is in accordance with Indiana statutes and Town Council ordinances and advisories. The Utilities Administrator is responsible for the oversight and effective operation of fresh water treatment and distribution, waste water treatment, electric service and storm water. The Utilities Administrator shall interact with members of the public, regulatory agencies, contractors, consultants, and Town officials (or designee) to plan and physically oversee the overall operation of the Town’s utilities. The Utility Administrator will generally manage daily operations of utility facilities and be physically able to access the various utility infrastructures, as required, for oversight of construction and maintenance/repairs. The Utility Administrator is not a Utility Superintendent as defined in IC 81.5-3-5.

All inquiries should be sent to:

David L. Yount, Town Attorney
[email protected]; cc: [email protected]
9 East Court Street
Franklin, IN 46131

Job Posting
Post Date: October 9
Closing Date: Until Filled

Assistant Town Manager, Town of Brownsburg

The Town of Brownsburg is seeking an experienced professional to fill the Assistant Town Manager position. Employee will serve as the Assistant Town Manager and will be responsible for managing and directing various departments and personnel of the Town of Brownsburg as assigned by the Town Manager with the exception of the Police, Fire, and Parks Department. The position of Assistant Town Manager is to ensure the Town will operate in the most efficient and effective way possible. The Assistant Town Manager is also expected to take a leadership role in the management of the Town and be proactive in recommending organizational changes to improve efficiency and effectiveness of the Town as well as promote a culture of performance while accomplishing goals and objectives.

Job Posting
Post Date: September 26
Closing Date: Until Filled

Manager – Business Development, City of South Bend

The Manager of Business Development will be responsible for executing economic development functions including but not limited to business recruitment and retention efforts through a variety of tasks that include proactive marketing and outreach as well as assisting existing businesses to navigate various City processes and procedures.

Job Posting
Post Date: September 10
Closing Date: Until Filled

Water Distribution and Filter Plant Service Tech, City of Huntingburg

The City of Huntingburg is seeking a Water Distribution and Filter Plant Service Tech. This position performs manual, technical and skilled labor in the maintenance and construction of the water distribution system, as well as the production of potable water at the filtration plant. This position receives general and direct supervision from, Water Superintendent, Water Crew Chief, or Chief Filter plant Operator.

Job Description
Post Date: September 9
Closing Date: Until Filled

Town Manager, Town of Seelyville

Town manager vacancy in small town with large utility. Are you tired of being just another face in the crowd? Come to Seelyville, Indiana, where everyone will know who you are! For more information, email [email protected].

Post Date: September 3
Closing Date: Until Filled

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