The town of Manchester, Maine is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Town Manager. With a rural character but near the State Capitol, on Lake Cobbosseecontee and close to four season recreation areas, Manchester is an attractive community with a population of 2,600; it has a Town Meeting/Selectboard/Town Manager form of government and has a municipal budget of $2.7 million with 10 FT/PT municipal employees.

The Board is seeking candidates who have demonstrated leadership ability, excellent communication, organizational and problem solving skills, and have the ability to propose creative solutions to community issues. Candidates should be an individual with strong budget and financial management skills, experience with growth management, economic development and land use issues, and knowledge of public works operations, grant writing experience and experience with general municipal office management and software. Municipal management experience is preferred, but candidates with comparable work experience are encouraged to apply. Resume, salary requirements and cover letter must be received by Wednesday, Aug. 24 at 5 p.m. Please send materials to Director of Personnel Services/Labor Relations by email at; by fax at 207-624-0118; or by US mail at:

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

Manchester is an Equal Opportunity Employer