County Manager – Clatsop County, OR

Clatsop County, Oregon
Salary:  $120,000 – $160,000

For a complete position profile and to apply online, visit Prothman at and click on “Open Recruitments.” For questions, call 206-368-0050.

Clatsop County has a resident population of approximately 37,300, and a daily population of 45,000, with holiday visitors often exceeding 200,000. The county seat is Astoria. County services include: County Manager’s Office, Assessment & Taxation, Budget & Finance, County Clerk, Juvenile, Public Health, Public Works, and the District Attorney and Sheriff’s Offices. Clatsop County operates with 213 FTE’s on a 2018-19 budget of $70,135,500, with a General Fund of $26,263,800. Under the direction of the Board of Commissioners, the County Manager serves as the administrative head of County government, executing all administrative tasks of the Board. The County Manager is responsible for planning and directing all County functions through subordinate department heads, including financial and personnel activities of the County, and aiding the Board of Commissioners regarding policy decisions and their implementation. A bachelor’s degree in local government disciplines or related fields from an accredited university or college, and seven or more years of progressively responsible experience is required, with a combination of public and private sector experience desirable, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Clatsop County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review:  June 2, 2019 (open until filled).