Employment Opportunities

Village Administrator

Department: Administration


The Village of Mount Pleasant, WI (pop. 26,197) seeks an individual to serve as the Village Administrator. The Administrator is a skilled professional position that has the authority and responsibility by Village Ordinance for the day to day administration of the Village. The Village Administrator reports directly to the Village Board of Trustees. The Village Administrator directs and appoints all department heads with the approval of the Village Board except the Chief of Police and the Fire Chief. The Village Administrator has the authority and responsibility to plan, organize, direct personnel, programs, negotiate contracts and implement policies for all Village operations in consultation with the Village Board.


The position requires a Master’s degree in Public or Business Administration, Finance, or Urban Planning from an accredited college or university. The position also requires a minimum of 7-10 years of experience managing a municipality or acting as a primary assistant to such a person. An ICMA Credentialed Manager is preferred. A background in Civil Engineering a plus. Equivalent combinations of training and experience will be considered. The applicant must also demonstrate a history of effective communication and interpersonal skills.


The salary for this position is dependent on qualifications. The position includes a competitive benefits package and participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System.

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Qualified candidates may submit a cover letter and resume to Timothy Zarzecki, Interim Village Administrator at TZarzecki@mtpleasantwi.gov.

This position is open until filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply no later than 5:00 pm on Friday, August 4, 2017. If you require further information, please contact the administrator’s office at (262) 664-7929. The Village of Mount Pleasant is an Equal Opportunity Employer.