City Administrator


The City of Tullahoma, Tennessee is seeking applicants for the position of City Administrator who works under the general direction of the Board of Mayor and Alderman. The City Administrator oversees city operations with a $32.4 million general fund budget and 164 full‐time employees in administration, police, fire, public works, finance, parks and recreation, human resources and planning and codes departments.

Tullahoma is a welcoming, progressive, vibrant and award‐winning community striving for world‐class in all we do. They are a retail, medical, art and aviation hub for southern, middle Tennessee. Tullahoma has a top 5 school system in the state and offers gigabit fiber‐to‐the‐premise to every home and business. Tullahoma has been recognized as the #1 micropolitan city in the state for three years; #2 for quality of life in middle Tennessee and one of two cities in middle Tennessee to earn the governor’s Healthier Tennessee designation for two years. Tullahoma has stable, forwardthinking community leadership with an expectation of constant improvement. The city is just a step away from three beautiful lakes, mountains, hunting and fishing. Tullahoma is as unique as its name. The minimum requirement for this opportunity is a bachelor’s degree, with a master’s degree
preferred, in public administration, management, business administration or closely related field and a minimum of five years of municipal leadership experience as a city administrator or manager of a public agency or department with related duties. Salary is between $120,000 ‐ $150,000, DOQ. The city offers a comprehensive benefits package including participation in the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System (TCRS).

Interested applicants must submit a resume, cover letter and professional references to “City of Tullahoma, Attn: Mayor Ray Knowis, PO Box 807, Tullahoma, TN 37388” or by email to Resumes will be accepted until April 7, 2023. Applications are subject to public disclosure. EOE / TN Drug Free Workplace.