Deputy / Assistant City / County Mgr, Government/Military, Public Health
4 Year Degree
The City of Berkeley seeks a highly motivated individual with experience in local government and a passion for public service. This highly visible position will provide policy analysis, recommendations and program implementation work in support of citywide homeless services and impacts, Code Enforcement, Animal Services and special events. Additionally, the position will support joint work with the University of California, Berkeley, as the campus liaison. The incumbent will work alongside the City Manager and Deputy City Managers to support the work of the City Council and City Departments.
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college with major course work in business or public administration or a closely related field; and five (5) years of professional experience in administrative, management, systems, operations, budgetary or similar analyses. Lead or supervisory experience and demonstrated program administrative responsibility are desirable.
Internal Number: 2021-02-18010
About City of Berkeley
Bordered by San Francisco Bay to the west and rolling hills to the east, Berkeley is renowned for its green space, mild weather, and world-class cultural life. International shopping districts, outstanding restaurants, cutting-edge environmental organizations, art galleries, theaters, museums, and the University of California at Berkeley all add to the City’s uniquely diverse and culturally rich atmosphere. Over 50 public parks, miles of bike lanes and walking trails, and a public marina offer exceptional opportunities for year- round outdoor recreation.
The City of Berkeley operates under its own charter with a Council/Manager form of government. The City is governed by eight Councilmembers elected by districts for four-year terms and a Mayor, elected at-large for a four-year term. The Mayor serves as Council President and votes as an individual ninth member. The City Council appoints the City Manager to oversee the administration of City operation.