Situated 12 miles from the majestic foothill mountains, the beautiful City of San Marino, CA, with a population of approximately 13,000 is located northeast of Los Angeles in the San Gabriel Valley. Incorporated in 1913, San Marino is primarily a residential community known for expansive properties surrounded by beautiful gardens, wide streets, well maintained parkways, and top performing schools. The City of San Marino is a General Law city and operates under the Council/Manager form of government. The City Council consists of five members that are elected at-large and typically serve staggered, four-year terms. Mayor and Vice Mayor seats typically are one year in duration and are selected by the Council Members. The City Council appoints the City Manager, City Attorney, and City Treasurer.
The City of San Marino provides excellent, responsive, and high-quality services for the community. The City has approximately 134 FTEs within the departments of the City Manager’s Office, Community Development, Community Services (Recreation and Library), Finance, Fire, Human Resources, Police, and Parks & Public Works. The new City Manager joins an established and thriving local municipality. The City Manager will create, maintain, and enhance relationships and partnerships within the community and serve as a leader in representing the City of San Marino on regional challenges and issues. The City Manager serves as the administrative head of the City government under the direction of the City Council and is responsible for the efficient administration of all the affairs of the City which are under their control. A highly qualified and innovative leader who communicates well, builds trust among the community and staff, thinks strategically, and works collaboratively, is being sought by the City Council to serve as the next leader of San Marino.
The annual salary range for the City Manager is $225,000 - $245,000; placement within this range is dependent on qualifications and experience.