City Manager, City of Milton, Florida (population 10,000)

                                                                                         Posting Date:  April 23, 2018

                                                                                           Deadline:  May 31, 2018

                                                                                         Salary Range: $110 to $125


The City of Milton, Florida, (population 10,000) is a diverse community located within Santa Rosa County in Northwest Florida, encompassing approximately 5.5 square miles. The city is committed to growth, while remaining focused on education, the arts, tourism and stewardship of our natural resources. Providing a future of posterity and a high quality of life for residents. Incorporated in 1844, the city strives to preserve its rich heritage and culture.

The City of Milton is governed by an 8 member City Council and Mayor, operating under the council/manager form of government with approximately 135 full time employees. The council and mayor are elected by the city at-large and serve staggered 4 year terms.

The city provides a wide range of governmental services and utilities, including fire and police services, parks and recreation, sanitation, water, sewer, natural gas, planning, building, zoning, code enforcement and community development.

The City Manager in keeping with Council direction is responsible for the overall direction of the City. This position requires the exercise of independent judgement in the performance of the duties of the office. The incumbent makes unilateral decisions as necessary to accomplish city goals and objectives. Work is performed with discretion and latitude in the conduct of city operations.



Education:  Master’s degree in Public Administration or related field or a Bachelor’s degree with ICMA-CM certification.

Experience:  Five (5) years’ experience in local government administration or 8+ years in a senior management position.

The City of Milton Florida is an EOE and a Drug and Tobacco Free Workplace.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to The City of Milton, P.O. Box 909, Milton, FL. Attn. Human Resources or by email to

No later than June 1st, 2018.


For more information on the job, download the recruitment information sheet.