Excellent Benefits including 100% City-paid medical for employee and eligible dependents, $650 per month Auto Allowance,$250 per month Technology Allowance; 4/10 work schedule and more!
Internal Number: 2002-001
The City Clerk is the local official that serves as a neutral liaison between residents and government, and administers democratic processes to ensure transparency to the public. This position works closely with the City Council, City Manager, staff, the public, and various government and non-government agencies. The City Clerk is responsible for fostering transparency, achieving legal compliance, and meeting the community needs of the City.
Under general direction, conducts and supervises programs of the City Clerk's Office including the maintenance of records, municipal elections, the preparation and maintenance of City Council agendas and minutes, and public information. The incumbent is expected to exercise independent judgment, wisdom, common sense, and initiative in establishing efficient and effective departmental operations consistent with City Council policies and administrative guidelines established by the City Manager. The incumbent must also function as a member of the City’s management team and participate actively in addressing issues of concern to the City which at times may not have a direct impact on area of specialization.
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Bachelor's degree in Public Administration or a related field.
Experience: Five years of progressively responsible experience in the City Clerk field as a Deputy or Assistant City Clerk; OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Licenses or Certifications:
A valid State driver's license is required; Certified Municipal Clerk and Master Municipal Clerk; Notary Public Certification; Passport Acceptance Agent.
The City of Bell Gardens is a dynamic community located 15 miles southeast of the Los Angeles Civic Center and 15 miles east of the Los Angeles International Airport. As a suburb of Los Angeles, Bell Gardens is close to many of the cultural, educational, sport and recreational advantages offered in Southern California. The City has excellent regional access via the Long Beach freeway, which comprises the City's westerly boundary, and the Santa Ana freeway which is located just north of the City. The City of Bell Gardens incorporated as a general law city in August 1961, and operates under the Council-City Manager form of government. The City has a population of 44,000 and spans 2.4 square miles. The City of Bell Gardens employs approximately 147 full-time personnel, has its own Police Department and has an annual budget of $39 million.