City Manager

City of Walnut Creek, CA

City Manager

City of Walnut Creek, CA


Walnut Creek is a thriving community of 70,000 residents that offers a distinctive blend of urban flair, suburban grace, and peaceful wilderness.  With an exceptional quality of life that has become a hallmark of the city, Walnut Creek continues to show strength as a major employer; a successful retail, arts, and entertainment hub; and a safe community with attractive residential neighborhoods.  With a staff of 360 and FY 2016/17 total budget of $137.5M, the City Manager will work collaboratively with the 5-member City Council in addressing issues relating to traffic, parking, aging infrastructure, housing affordability, and homelessness.  Proven local government leadership experience with a solid understanding of municipal budgeting and finance, workforce housing, homelessness, and funding mechanisms to address infrastructure improvement is desirable.  Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration or a related field is required; Master’s preferred.  Prior salary was $235,380; appointment DOQ.


Please send your cover letter and resume electronically to:

Peckham & McKenney

Resumes acknowledged within two business days.  Call Bobbi Peckham at (866) 912-1919 for more information.  A detailed brochure is available at


Filing Deadline:  March 13, 2017



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