Village Manager Job Posting

Village Manager

Village of Sebring, Ohio

The Village of Sebring is seeking qualified candidates for a Village Manager.  Sebring operates as a Council/Manager charter form of government and the Manager is responsible to a six member elected Village Council for the administration of all Village affairs.  This includes performing high-level administrative, technical, and professional work in directing and supervising Village Department Heads and overseeing the efficient functioning of all Village utilities, improvements, emergency services and all employees of these divisions.

Sebring has a population of around 4,500 and operates on a $4.3 Mill budget.  It resides in the southwest corner of Mahoning County, Ohio.  Sebring operates Water and Wastewater plants, a Service Department, Police Department with Dispatch, and a Volunteer Fire Department with EMS.  Operating independently of Council and the Manager is the Park and Recreation Board.

The ideal candidate will have a degree in Public Administration or a related field, and at least five years of experience in public administration or municipal management.  Additionally, budgeting, grant writing, reporting, and public relations experience are necessary.  The Village Charter requires the Manager to reside within the Village throughout employment.  Compensation is commensurate to experience, and benefits are provided by the Village.

Candidates wishing to apply should send resume, cover letter, and list of professional references to the following address for consideration:

James J. Harp, Mayor

Village of Sebring

135 East Ohio Avenue

Sebring, OH 44672


Or email:  mayor@sebringohio.net