City of Union

Columbia , SC

City Administrator

City of Union
Columbia, SC Full-time
Posted on December 30, 2018

The City of Union, SC (population 8,393) is seeking an accomplished, experienced professional for the position of City Administrator. The City Administrator is appointed by and reports to mayor and six members of city council and serves as the chief administrative officer of the city.

Union is a full service city providing police, fire, public works, and municipal utility services including water, sewer, electricity and natural gas. The city has 127 full-time employees.

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, Urban Planning or a related field; a Master’s degree is preferred. Effective communication skills and team orientation along with a minimum of three to five year’s local government management experience preferred. Utilities experience, particularly electric, a plus.

The salary for the position is negotiable based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience and is supplemented by an excellent benefits package. Residency within the City of Union is required within a negotiated period of time. Preferred candidate must pass a full background check.

Copy of job description is available upon request. Please e-mail

Deadline for Acceptance - Thursday, January 31, 2019 at 12:00 noon.

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The City of Union is an equal opportunity employer.