City of Santa Ana

Position: Clerk of the Council
Salary: $122,532 - $173,136
Application Filing Deadline: March 24, 2019
Posted: 2/28/19

About the City

Santa Ana, located in central Orange County, is the eleventh largest city in California with a population of 341,000.  The city is 10 miles inland from the Pacific Ocean, 33 miles southeast of Los Angeles and 90 miles north of San Diego.  A Charter city incorporated in 1886, Santa Ana is known for its neighborhood pride, enriching cultural experience, appreciation of diversity and thriving economic climate.     

About the Position

Santa Ana is seeking a strong leader and experienced City Clerk to manage a dedicated and service-oriented staff in accomplishing City and Council goals.  The ideal candidate will be organized, positive and progressive, focused on maintaining a proactive partnership with elected officials and City staff in providing guidance and assistance on legislative processes and legal mandates. The successful candidate is accessible to City Council members and demonstrates responsive, confident and apolitical leadership while exercising a high degree of ethics and integrity.

 The position requires three years of responsible management and supervisory experience involving the administration of a City Clerk’s or similar office.  A Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration or a related field is required and bilingual fluency in Spanish is desired.

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