City Clerk

City of Hermosa Beach, CA - Hermosa Beach, CA

Hermosa Beach is the small town others aspire to be. A beautiful beach, eclectic neighborhoods, unique commercial districts, and welcoming gateways create an unrivaled coastal destination. The City has effectively balanced the small town, beach culture with its enviable position as a regional and statewide coastal destination. The City is committed to protecting coastal resources and takes a practical, fiscally-responsible approach to reducing its environmental footprint.

Incorporated in 1907, the City is home to 20,000 residents, has an annual budget of $63 million and approximately 130 full-time staff members.

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Under general direction of the City Manager, the City Clerk plans, directs, supervises, and coordinates all activities of the City Clerk’s Office relating to Council meetings, City elections, and public records requests in accordance with applicable laws, codes, policies, and procedures.

The ideal candidate will be engaging and confident, comport their self with an executive presence, and have a positive, constructive approach to work. This person will support the relationship between the City of Hermosa Beach and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with visitors and City staff. The selected candidate will be personable, have a sense of humor, and thrive in a close-knit team that is proud of the community it serves.

Education and Experience

Requires any combination of education and experience that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary for acceptable job performance such as a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration, Business Administration, Law, or a closely related field; AND five years of increasingly responsible administrative experience including at least three years of supervisory experience.

Licenses and Certificates

A valid California State Driver’s License is required. A Notary Public license or the ability to obtain one before the date of hire is required. Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) certification is desirable.

Salary: $95,917 to $111,036 yearly, DOQ, plus benefits.

Apply online by December 12, 2019, at For questions and inquiries, contact Cindy Krebs at or (562) 901-0769.

Posted On: Friday, November 15, 2019

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