City Manager - City of Big Bear Lake, California

“Southern California’s Premiere Resort Community”

Located within a two-hour drive of the Los Angeles metropolitan area and nestled high in the pine forests of the San Bernardino National Forest sits Big Bear Lake with its fresh alpine water ringed by 22 miles of shoreline. The City of Big Bear Lake hugs the lake’s south shore and serves as Southern California’s premier four-season resort. The city’s population swells from 5,500 residents to over 100,000 visitors on prime holidays. With the upcoming retirement of the city’s 13-year City Manager, the five-member professional Council is seeking an individual to oversee a talented staff of 56.6 FTE’s and FY 2019/20 total operating budget of $31.4M. The next City Manager will possess the passion and skillset to lead the city’s pursuit to reach the next plateau of exemplary tourism and community livability. Proven local government management experience is required, and tourism-related or resort community experience is strongly desired. Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree is preferred. Salary range of $225,000 to $265,000 DOQE will be considered.

Filing deadline is October 7, 2019. Contact Bobbi Peckham.
Resumes are acknowledged within 2 business days.

City of Big Bear Lake Website