The City of Dubuque, Iowa (population 58,000) invites applications for the position of Human Resources Director. The current Director is retiring. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing, planning, organizing, coordinating and managing all of the activities of the Human Resources Department which includes negotiations with five collective bargaining units. The successful candidate will posses considerable experience in human resources management and labor relations at the local government level; experience working with and supervising a diverse workforce and population; a Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration or Business Administration or related field; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the essential knowledge, skills and abilities. The successful candidate will possess a demonstrated ability to follow a management style that is input oriented and values equity, problem solving and the development of partnerships and a desire to be part of an organization that values service, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. The City offers an annual salary range of $101,816 to $133,140, effective July 1, 2019, and an attractive benefit package, which includes twelve weeks of paid parental leave. Please submit an employment application to Randy Peck, Human Resources Director, City Hall, 50 West 13th Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001-4864 by May 24, 2019. The Human Resources Department may be contacted at (563) 589-4125 or email@example.com. The employment application, benefit summary and job description are available at www.cityofdubuque.org/employment. Women, minorities, veterans and qualified persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EOE.
About City of Dubuque
Situated at the intersection of Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin, the community of Dubuque, Iowa, stands among the Mississippi River Bluffs as a metropolitan service area for seven surrounding counties. Employers in Dubuque draw from the labor force in the Iowa Counties of Dubuque, Clayton, Delaware, Jones, and Jackson counties, as well as Grant County in Wisconsin and JoDavies County in Illinois. The Dubuque area boasts a highly educated and motivated workforce, which has grown to support economic expansions of recent years. Area colleges, universities, and technical schools not only provide diverse fields of study and expertise to incoming students, but are a resource to businesses for continuing education and professional development.