Part-Time Borough Manager – Borough of Colwyn

Deadline: Sunday, June 16, 2019

Position Summary

The Borough Council of the Borough of Colwyn is seeking applicants for the position of part-time Borough Manager.  The Borough Manager reports directly to the Borough Council and acts as the Chief Administrative Officer of the Borough, and shall be responsible to the Council as a whole for the proper and efficient administration of the affairs of the Borough. The Borough Manager is responsible for the management of the Borough according to Council policies and state law including the preparation and control of the budget, the purchasing of supplies and equipment, the preparation of various administrative and financial reports, the hiring, disciplining and firing of non-uniformed employees, the letting and control of contracts, and the maintenance and control of Borough records and accounts, all subject to the approval and direction of Borough Council. The Manager’s powers and duties shall relate to the general management of all Borough business not expressly, by statute, imposed or conferred upon other Borough officers. The Borough of Colwyn is subject to an Act 47 Economic Recovery Plan, and the Borough Manager will also work with the Recovery Team appointed by the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development.  


Five years of public administration or comparable private sector experience and a bachelor’s degree in public administration or equivalent education/experience preferred.

This is a part-time position, with a minimum commitment of 32 hours per week. The schedule may be negotiable. Compensation commensurate with experience.

How to Apply

Interested parties should submit a resume and cover letter to: and Or mail to Econsult Solutions, 1435 Walnut Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA by no later than June 16, 2019.

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