Assistant City Administrator for Community Development, Public Works and Physical Plant

City of Spring Hill
Job Description

The City of Spring Hill is accepting applications for a full-time, exempt Assistant City Administrator overseeing Community Development and Public Works under the supervision of the City Administrator. 

Essential duties

  • Plans, organizes and implements Community Development projects;

  • Manages the building and zoning function, including current and long-range planning, code enforcement and building inspection activities;

  • Participates in the development or update of plans involving the City infrastructure and oversees projects to ensure contractor compliance with time and budget parameters;

  • Maintains regular contact with consulting engineers, construction project engineers, city, county, state and federal agencies, professional and technical groups and the general public regarding activities and services;

  • Responds to public or other inquiries relative to engineering procedures on specific projects and other information;

  • Maintains and enhances the City’s infrastructure;

  • Manages the maintenance and repair of City streets, ensures ice and snow removal are conducted in a timely manner;

  • Manages the development and maintenance of City parks and equipment;

  • Maintains the City’s storm water collection system;

  • Oversees the operation of the City’s wastewater plant and the maintenance and repairs of the sanitary sewer collection system;

  • Evaluates issues and options regarding municipal public works and presents recommendations;

  • Assists in developing and managing the departmental budget.

Requirements include a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Business, Business Administration, Engineering or related degree. Experience may substitute for degree at a one-to-one ratio. This position requires 10 years of progressively more responsible professional-level experience preferably in a public sector environment with a focus on community development, infrastructure management or public works.

Salary dependent on qualifications. Application deadline is Wednesday, Sept. 19. To apply or view the complete job description, visit and click on “Employment.”

To apply

Complete our online application and upload your cover letter and resume here 
Send completed application, cover letter, and resume to: 

Human Resources
City of Spring Hill
401 N. Madison St.
P.O. Box 424
Spring Hill, KS 66083


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