City Council Chambers, Legislative Bldg., 745 Fourth St., Sparks, NV
General Business: 6.5
Background: The current City Manager, Shaun Carey has tendered his notice of retirement, effective April 4, 2014. This action necessitates a recruitment to fill the position. The Mayor has requested that the position be opened as an internal recruitment.
Per Sparks City Charter, Section 1.080 Sec. 1.080 Appointive positions.
1. The Mayor of the City shall appoint a City Manager, subject to confirmation by the City Council.
It is requested by the Mayor that each qualified candidate present an opening statement, followed by interview questions by the Mayor and City Council, and each qualified applicant give a closing statement. After closing statements, the Mayor and City Council may consider and discuss the applicants. An employment contract for the appointed candidate will be brought forth to the City Council for approval at a later date.
Alternatives: The Mayor may, at his discretion, appoint a candidate and request City Council confirmation or defer the appointment to a later date. The City Council may Confirm or not Confirm the Mayor appointment.
Recommended Motion: n/a
Executive Resolution 07012013-06302015.pdf
City Manager Job Description.pdf
Stephen W Driscoll City Manager Application Packet.pdf
Neil C Krutz City Manager Application Packet.pdf