Public Administration Jobs

Public administration jobs focus on the development, implementation and study of branches of government policy for the advancement of the public good. Virtually any occupation that can be found in the private sector can also be found within state and local governments, as well as the federal government. Public administration careers focus on those jobs that are inherent to government and jobs that are done within a government and public administration context.

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Town Manager Town of Andover Andover, Massachusetts US 01/29/2015
DEFINITION In accordance with the duties and powers prescribed by Massachusetts General Law, Chapter 571 of the Acts of 1956 (Town Charter) as amended, and under the general policy direction of the Board of ... More
Office of Trial Court Services & Judicial Education Manager Administrative Office of the Courts Olympia, Washington US 01/29/2015
Open until filled; first review of applications to begin February 6, 2015.  Candidates are encouraged to apply early.  AOC reserves the right to close the recruitment at any time.   POSITION PROFILE  Responsible for the overall operation ... More
Medical Support Assistant Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Fairbanks, Alaska US 01/29/2015
This position is locatedat the Alaska VA Healthcare System (AVAHS),Fairbanks Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC)on Bassett Army Community Hospital, Ft. Wainwright, Alaska.Work collaboratively in an interdisciplinary coordinated care delivery model (PACT).Duties of this position include, ... More
Utility Director City of Gardner, KS Gardner, Texas US 01/29/2015
Please follow this link for the formal brochure: The Community Gardner, Kansas is one of the most rapidly-growing ... More
Utiltiy Director City of Gardner, KS Gardner, Kansas US 01/29/2015
City of Gardner, KS – Utility Director Please follow this link for the formal brochure: The ... More
Division Chief (EMS) City of Pompano Beach Pompano Beach, Florida US 01/28/2015
Position Summary (Major Job Duties) Responsible administrative and operational work in overseeing the day-to-day operations of the EMS Division. Assists in the development, implementation and administration of the EMS budget and acts as ... More
Vice Chancellor for Administraion Indiana University Northwest Indiana US 01/27/2015
The Vice Chancellor for Administration is the chief administrative operations officer for the campus and with supervisory responsibility for critical support functions that affect aspects of Indiana University Northwest’s ability to engage students to succeed and complete ... More
Executive Director Public Employees Retirement Association of Minnesota St. Paul, Minnesota US 01/27/2015
About PERA: The Public Employees Retirement Association of ... More
Police Chief City of Eustis Eustis, Florida US 01/26/2015
The City of Eustis, Florida is seeking its next Police Chief.  The City has a population of 19,000+ and is centrally located in Lake County, about 25 miles northwest of Orlando.  The City employs 212 full time employees and provides a full range of services including Police and Fire, ... More
Manager, Organizational Development City of Ottawa Ottawa, Ontario 01/26/2015
The Manager, Organizational Development supports the transformation of the City of Ottawa's “Service Excellence” mandate with a focus on the client experience. With a focus on the client experience, the Manager develops, manages and implements corporate-wide, organizational ... More
Chief Administrative Officer City of Plantation, Florida Plantation, Florida US 01/26/2015
THE CITY OF PLANTATION, FLORIDA   CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER (CAO) The City of Plantation was incorporated in 1953 and is located in southeastern Florida in Broward County. ... More
Regional Engineering Manager Idaho Department of Environmental Quality Coeur d'Alene, Idaho US 01/26/2015
This position is located in the Coeur d'Alene Regional Office and serves as the regional manager for the engineering section that includes drinking water, wastewater and solid waste programs.   ... More
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