The City of Kennedale, Texas is seeking a City Secretary dedicated to the stewardship of the city’s records, elections, and resident communications
. The City Secretary is accountable for
maintenance of City Council and Economic Development Corporation Board of Director agendas, actions, and records; custodian of and records manager for the city; elections administrator; managing the city’s website content; city newsletter; and media relations. The City Secretary is an integral member of the management team and reports to the City Manager; however is appointed by the City Council. The ideal candidate must be trustworthy, interested in serving the public and working as part of a team. THE CITY:
Kennedale is a small community (population 7200) in the Dallas/Fort Worth metropolitan region, it is an organization deeply committed to building an outstanding organization and redeveloping the community. Kennedale’s vision is “a community that works well together, has a sense of place, is visually and physically connected, has vibrant businesses, and possesses external linkages to provide greater sustainability of community, environment, and commerce.” JOB REQUIREMENTS:
A college degree in business administration, communications, marketing, public administration, or related field is required; certification as a city secretary may be substituted with an AA degree. The successful candidate must demonstrate intrinsic motivation, high ethical and moral standards, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. COMPENSATION:
Salary Range $52,000 - $59,000 annually, DOQ. Member of TMRS - 7% match 2 to 1. Medical, dental, vision and life insurance provided to employee at no cost, vacation and sick time, 457 deferred compensation plan, flexible spending plan, longevity pay after one year of employment, and 12 paid holidays.TO APPLY:
Please submit using this link the Application
found on our Employment Opportunities web page, Resume and three References to Kelly Cooper, Director of Human Resources.
CITY OF KENNEDALE
405 Municipal Drive,
Kennedale, TX 76060 Email to: firstname.lastname@example.orgFax:
Position will remain open until filled, however initial application review is December 6, 2010.