Jobs and Volunteering

How to apply:

Please send resume with cover letter to

Town of Fort Jones

PO Box 40

Fort Jones, CA 96032

Or drop it off in person at the Town Hall.

 

Job description Town Clerk

About the Position:

The Town Clerk serves as the central point of contact for the Town Council and plays a key role in ensuring the smooth operation of the Town Hall office. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing administrative support to the Town Administrator
  • Overseeing office staff and daily operations
  • Managing elections and ensuring compliance with election laws
  • Preparing and maintaining legal documents, such as ordinances and resolutions
  • Responding to public inquiries and handling complaints
  • Attending Town Council meetings and taking minutes
  • Maintaining and archiving public records

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and other relevant software programs
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Additional Requirements:

  • Valid California Class "C" Driver's License
  • Must be willing to obtain California Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) certification within 24 months of hire
  • Notary Public certification a plus

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $21.67 - $24.40 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week

Benefits:

  • 457
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Ability to Relocate:

  • Fort Jones, CA 96032: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

 

 

Job description Town Administrator

The Town of Fort Jones is seeking an experienced and qualified Town Administrator to lead and oversee all aspects of municipal government.

Responsibilities:

  • Enforce town laws and ordinances
  • Oversee department heads and ensure efficient service delivery
  • Manage human resources and labor relations
  • Develop and implement town goals, budgets, and policies
  • Supervise department heads and staff performance
  • Communicate effectively with Town Council and the public

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, or related field (Master's preferred)
  • Five years of experience in local government management
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in budget development and fiscal management

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact on the community
  • Salary is illustrative, and dependent upon experience.

Job Type: Part-time

Expected hours: 15 – 30 per week

Ability to Relocate:

  • Fort Jones, CA: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person