The City of Fairfield (population 114,700) is seeking candidates to apply for the position of City Manager. Fairfield is a vibrant and diverse community with respect for its heritage and a vision for the future. The full-service city desires an experienced administrator and proven manager to provide effective leadership to the community. Experience in the areas of economic development, planning, housing, homelessness, community engagement, crime reduction, and environmental protection will be highly valued. Any combination of education and experience that has provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for a City Manager is qualifying. A typical way of obtaining the required qualifications is to possess the equivalent of eight (8) years of directly related experience at an administrative, management, or staff level in municipal government, with at least five (5) years as a manager or supervisor, and a Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business administration, public finance, or a related field; a Master’s degree and experience as a City Administrator or City Manager is highly desirable. The annual salary range for the incoming City Manager is dependent upon the qualifications and experience of the selected candidate.