Ideally situated in the northeast corner of the Panhandle/Plains area of scenic North Texas, Wichita Falls, Texas cover 70.12 square miles. An economically progressive commerce hub, Wichita Falls offers its 104,710 residents an outstanding quality of life and world-class amenities in a charming, small-town atmosphere. The City has an FY2017 budget of $170 million and employs over 1,200 full-time employees. The City’s ad valorem tax rate is 0.70598 per $100 of valuation.
Wichita Falls operates under the council-manager form of government. The City Council is comprised of a Mayor and six Council members. The Assistant City Manager is under the supervision of the City Manager.
The ideal candidate must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. A minimum of 7 years of progressively responsible supervisory and management experience in municipal government administration is required, and 5 years of experience as an Assistant City Manager in a community of similar size or as a City Manager of a small city or town is preferred. A master’s degree is preferred. The starting salary range for this position is $130,000 to $150,000 depending on qualifications and experience.
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