Lubbock, known as the “The Hub City”, is situated at the center of the scenic South Plains, between the Permian Basin and West Texas Panhandle. Lubbock covers more than 125 square miles and is home to 250,000 residents who enjoy the opportunities of a major metropolitan area with the friendly hospitality and charm of a small community.
The City of Lubbock is a home rule city operating with a Council-Manager form of government. Lubbock seeks a creative, visionary leader with advanced interpersonal skills and a passion for public service to be its next Assistant City Manager – Development Services to oversee the Development Services, Public Works (including Water, Wastewater, Solid Waste, and Landfill utilities) and Engineering Divisions.
The ideal candidate must have a degree in engineering, urban planning, or a related field and have seven or more years of progressively responsible municipal government experience, including five years’ experience at a department head level or higher is required. A Master’s degree in public administration or business administration is preferred.