September 13 and 18, 2023
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Located in the southwestern corner of Yolo County, just east of Lake Berryessa and the Blue Ridge Coastal Range lies the City of Winters with a population of approximately 7,300 residents in three square miles. The broader Winters community includes unincorporated pristine farmland and rolling hills with orchards, vineyards, and row crops. Residents love the City for its friendly, small-town atmosphere, strong spirit of volunteerism, community events, and easy access to outdoor activities. The City is seeking a collaborative, approachable, and team oriented candidate to serve as the next City Manager. The ideal candidate must have the ability to use tact, initiative, and independent judgment and should have knowledge of principles and practices of public administration, budgeting, organization, management, and personnel administration. Candidates with a proven track record of building relationships, communicating effectively, and building trust are encouraged to apply. This is a great opportunity for an experienced professional who is interested in continuing to implement organizational best practices and community placemaking. The successful candidate has the demonstrated ability to analyze situations and people accurately and quickly, and adopt an effective course of action. Fiscal stability and economic development are key priorities, and the new City Manager will play a pivotal role in identifying potential revenue enhancement and cost containment strategies. Qualified candidates possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public administration, business administration, or a related field. A Master’s degree is highly desirable.
The current salary for the City Manager is $194,250. Salary placement for the new City Manager will depend on qualifications and experience. The City also offers a competitive benefits package.