Come join our dynamic team! The city of Newton is seeking qualified and experienced candidates for the position of City Clerk/Clerk of the Council. The purpose of this combined position is to manage the office of the City Clerk, including performing the city’s record keeping responsibilities, overseeing and conducting elections, coordinating all special permit applications and zoning changes, providing administrative support to the City Council, issuing permits and licenses, collecting related fees and the management of the departmental staff. This position is responsible for maintaining and improving upon the efficiency and effectiveness of all areas under its direction and control and all other related work as required and directed. This is a full-time, exempt position, hiring salary range: $125,000 – $135,000 annually plus excellent benefits and the opportunity to be a part of our team of dedicated public servants. For more information, please visit the city of Newton website at The city of Newton is an EOE that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other protected status.