Orland Park, IL (60,000) Orland Park is a dynamic, progressive, growing community strategically located in Cook and Will Counties, just 25 miles from Chicago. A regional destination for residential, commercial and retail development, Orland Park is seeking Village Manager candidates to provide strategic leadership of the day to day operations of the Village which includes oversight and implementation of an economic development program. A family oriented community, residents enjoy high quality municipal services, beautiful parks and open spaces and a variety of entertainment and recreational options. Orland Park is a politically stable, fiscally strong community with a $152 million total budget, 280 full time and 650 part time employees. The Village Manager is appointed by the Village President and Board of Trustees and is responsible for the administration of the Village Board’s goals, policies and programs as well as the effective management of the Village’s services. Orland Park is a full service home rule community providing, police, public works, community development, finance, parks and recreation. Fire/EMS is provided through a separate Fire Protection District. The Mayor and six Village Board members are elected at large on a non-partisan basis and work closely with the Village Manager to provide efficient and effective services to the residents and businesses. Successful candidates will have a strong background in general municipal management with excellent financial and analytical skills as well as a passion for state of the art customer service. Private sector experience is valued and encouraged. Candidates must exhibit a collaborative, welcoming approach with elected officials, residents, the business community, and employees. The position requires a minimum of ten years of increasingly responsible management experience in municipal government and a bachelor’s degree in public administration; a master’s degree and/or an ICMA Credential Manager designation are highly desired. Residency is required within a reasonable time frame. Starting salary range: $165,000 -$180,000+/- DOQ with excellent benefits. Apply with resume, cover letter, and contact information for three professional references by October 7, 2016 to www.GovHRUSA.com/current-positions/recruitment to the attention of Heidi Voorhees, 630 Dundee Road, Suite 130, Northbrook, IL 60062 Tel: 847-380-3243.