The city of Waterville, Maine is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of City Manager. Waterville, home to Colby and Thomas Colleges, is a diverse and vibrant full service community located in Central Maine, with a population of 16,000. Waterville has a municipal budget of $18.5 million and a total budget of $44 million. Waterville has a Mayor/City Council/City Manager form of government with a seven-member City Council and 110 full-time employees.

The Mayor and City Council are seeking an individual with strong financial management skills, and strong managerial, negotiation, communication and demonstrated collaborative leadership skills. Experience with team building, intergovernmental affairs, coalition building, innovation, economic development and strong interpersonal skills would be assets for the new City Manager. The Mayor and City Council would prefer a candidate with a degree in public administration and municipal management experience; however, individuals with equivalent management experience and education are encouraged to apply. Salary negotiable based on experience and qualifications.

Deadline for receipt of resumes is Friday, August 7 by 5 p.m. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements by email to or by fax at 207-624-0118 or send by US mail to:

Director of Personnel Services
Maine Municipal Association
60 Community Drive
Augusta, ME 04330

Waterville is an Equal Opportunity Employer