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Doraville is a diverse, international city located about 10 miles northeast of Atlanta, Georgia and is home to the Southeast’s most prosperous immigrant-owned small business community. More than 10,000 residents call Doraville home. With an average temperature of 64 degrees and the opportunity to experience all four seasons, the weather is ideal. Doraville's neighborhoods are diverse in style and doubly enriched with diversity and community spirit.

The City of Doraville was founded in 1871 and is known for:

• Being 25 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport with direct rail service
• Being 3 miles from Peachtree-DeKalb Airport – the region’s corporate airport and the state’s second largest
• Direct access to the Norfolk Southern rail corridor and Doraville MARTA station – the region’s rapid rail system
• Access to the Peachtree corridor, Interstates 85 and 285 with close proximity to I-75 and Georgia 400
• A strong Downtown Development Authority and availability of incentives programs, including Opportunity Zones, New Market Tax Credits and HUBZones
• Strategically positioned within Atlanta’s Technology Loop and Georgia’s Innovation Crescent — an area that nurtures world-leading logistical, medical, financial and innovation clusters
• Close proximity to the region’s best public school systems and medical centers
• Surrounded by one of the most diverse and affordable housing markets and great for first-time buyers
• Close proximity to 30 of the nation’s leading academic institutions, including Emory, Georgia Tech, Georgia State, Mercer University, the Savannah College of Art and Design, and the University of Georgia’s Buckhead and Gwinnett campuses
• Access to a world-renowned workforce, corporate and artisan communities
• Historic neighborhoods and active civic organizations
 
The ideal candidate for the City of Doraville City Clerk will embody these characteristics:

• Team player, naturally collaborative and willing to step in and do whatever is needed
• Knowledge of laws and practices of record keeping, meetings management and elections
• Embraces diversity and displays a tolerant mindset
• Detailed oriented
• Friendly and outgoing personality
• Positive attitude with a calming demeanor and sense of humor; can navigate through stressful situations
• Humble and naturally helpful 
• Capable of filling in for others in unfamiliar roles and flexible in changing processes/procedures
• Problem solver and independent worker
• Comfortable working with elected and appointed officials
• Genuinely enjoys interacting with citizens, business owners and visitors
• Contributes to the profession and actively engages in professional development

 
The City is seeking a candidate with Deputy City Clerk or City Clerk experience to be able to step into the job proficiently on day one, but also with the ambition to develop skills and expertise. Demonstrated team player willing to get their hands dirty and take on whatever job is needed to help the organization. Experience utilizing appropriate judgment in working with elected officials. Has the gravitas to convince others to safeguard the City by following the law. Articulate and has capable writing skills. Diplomatic team player who has demonstrated integrity.

The starting salary range is $65,000 to $75,000. To apply, e-mail your resume and a two-sentence value proposition articulating why you are the right candidate for the job to whutmacher@cplteam.com.
Questions should be directed to Warren Hutmacher at 404-535-0525. First review of resumes will occur on April 13. For more information, please review the brochure for the position.