Delta Township is adding to our leadership team and seeking resumes for the position of Assistant Township Manager. The Assistant Township Manager is a strategic, creative, and forward-thinking individual who, under the direction of the Township Manager, assists with the general Township business administration and daily operation; assists Township Manager in administering policies, procedures and functions, as well as managing projects; coordinates communication between the Manager’s Office and township departments, federal, state and local agencies, municipalities, and other businesses; researches and prepares grant proposals, represents the Township with various civic organizations, prepares research and reports and recommendations for the Township Board, and helps to implement the Township Board’s strategic plan. For more information, please visit our website at http://www.deltami.gov/index.php/management/human-resources/
Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in public administration or a closely related field (a Master’s Degree is strongly desired).
Minimum two to four years’ experience in in a municipal government sector in a leadership role.
An equivalent combination of education and progressively responsible related experience will be considered.
About Delta Township
Delta Township is located on the west side of the Capital Area Region, bordered on the east by the City of Lansing. The Township covers an area of approximately 36 square miles and has a population of 33,290. Delta Township is currently the fourth largest municipality in the Lansing/ East Lansing metropolitan area. Delta Township is a charter township of Eaton County in Michigan, and is the most populous municipality in Eaton County. The township is a major community in metropolitan Lansing. Delta Township was incorporated as a charter township in 1962. The Township has a Board-Manager form of government.
The Township is a full-service local government entity employing approximately 160 employees (both full-time and part-time) to provide general government, public works, fire safety, planning and community development, and recreational services. The Township a operates its own fire department, a district library, and contracts with the Eaton County Sheriff’s Department to provide police protection. In addition to general governmental services, Delta Township is a thriving and dynamic community that supports education, planned growth, safety, and a positive community fabric. Our community is committed to the concept of being a great place to live, work, and play.