• Full Time
  • Scappoose, OR
  • $119,149 – $160,000 annually DOQ USD / Year

Website City of Scappoose

The City of Scappoose, Oregon is seeking a City Manager for this growing community of 8,010 located 20 miles northwest of Portland. Surrounded by lush forests, rolling hills, and the majestic Columbia River, Scappoose is known for its small-town feel, tight-knit community, and natural beauty—offering the best of rural living with convenient access to both the Portland metropolitan area and the Oregon Coast.

Incorporated in 1921, the City of Scappoose operates under a Council-Manager form of government with a Mayor who is elected to a two-year term and six councilors that are elected to four-year terms. The City provides services across 2.75 square miles with a current budget of $45.5 million and a team of 37.5 FTEs.

City departments include Administration, Finance, Community Development, Police, and Public Works. Fire and emergency medical services are provided by the Scappoose Rural Fire Protection District and the Scappoose Library District provides library services. Scappoose also has an Urban Renewal Agency. City Committees include Economic Development, Parks and Recreation, Budget, and Planning Commission.

This is an exciting and exceptional opportunity to bring your vision, integrity, and passion to the City of Scappoose. Your leadership and management skills will make a meaningful impact on the future of the City and its residents. The new City Manager will benefit from the resources and backing of a supportive city council, dedicated staff, and an engaged community. If you are looking for a friendly community with a great quality of life, Council-Manager governance, and a financially stable City with a positive organizational culture, this may be the right opportunity for you.

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More Information: GMP Consultants is assisting the City of Scappoose with this search. Learn more at gmphr.com. The City of Scappoose is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First Review is May 5, 2024.

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