Village of East Palestine – Village Manager

Job Details

Job Function:  Village Manager

Credential:  No Preference

Salary:  Starting range $65,000 – plus based off of experience with benefits

Position Type:  Full Time

Population:  4,721

Where:  85 N. Market St, East Palestine OH 330-426-4367 ext. 20

Form of Government:  Charter – Council/Manager


Village of East Palestine, Ohio, population 4,721 (2010 Census) with an annual operating budget of $5,088,663 (FY 2019), and staff approximately 85 full time and part time employees seeks candidates for the position of the Village Manager.  Under a home rule charter form of government, the Manager is employed by and responsible to six (6) elected council members for the proper administration and day-to-day operations of all Village affairs.  The Village is a full-service local government of police, fire, EMS, water, wastewater, park, street, cemetery and administrative departments.

The ideal candidate will have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Public of Business Administration or related field, with five (5) years of progressively responsible experience as a Village Manager or assistant in Local Government Management or equivalent combination of education and experience and expertise in local government human resource management, finance and budget, economic development and redevelopment relations.

Applications can be mailed or emailed to Village of East Palestine, PO Box 231, East Palestine OH  44413 or

Deadline for applications is April 19, 2019 at 4:00 pm.