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Disclaimer: Due to the difficulty of authentication, the Job Listings Page and all contents thereon are provided for member use on an "as is" basis without express or implied warranties of any kind, including, but not limited to, any warranties of accuracy, truthfulness of potential employees or suitability for any purpose. The City of Centralia is not acting as an employment agency in any respect and is merely passing on the information provided by prospective employees, unedited, unchecked and unproofed. The City of Centralia makes no representations or warranties concerning the accuracy or legitimacy of any job applicant and assumes no liability for any information posted to this page. Have a job opening you'd like to submit? Contact us with all the details.

5/1/2018 Police Officer Part Time

The Centralia Police Department is currently accepting applications for a part time officer. Applicants must be POST certified at the time of application. The applications can be picked up and returned to the Centralia City Hall, located at 114 S Rollins, or can be printed using the link below and returned to City Hall. No phone calls please. Pay is $14.10 per hour. 

Download application here.

4/30/2018 City Administrator

Position Description

The City of Centralia, Missouri is seeking a proven community leader to serve as our next City Administrator.  Centralia is a community of approximately 4,200 people in the northeast corner of Boone County, 25 minutes from Columbia.  Centralia is home to Hubbell Power Systems, the largest manufacturer in Boone County, two national railroads, a short line spur to Columbia, and city electric, water and sewer utilities.  There is a deep-rooted pride in the community of Centralia which can be seen in its school system, the efforts to preserve its history, the parks system and many other ways. The last Administrator left for a new job after almost 4 years and his predecessor retired after 29 years.  The General Fund is approximately $1.9 million and the entire city budget for FY2019 is approximately $8.5 million.

How to Apply

The successful candidate should have at least five years of experience in city management as an assistant or department head in a larger city or as an administrator/manager in a similar sized city.  An MPA or advanced degreed is strongly preferred.  Salary is DOQ. Candidate should send a resume, cover letter and city employment application (available on line at http://www.centraliamo.org/employment/jobs.aspx) to mayor@centraliamo.org.  First reading of applications will begin on May 18, 2018.








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