Position Announcement

June 11, 2015 civplexamedia Blog

The Etowah County Commission is seeking to fill a vacancy for

Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)

The CAO is responsible to properly plan, organize, and direct the financial functions of the County, including an operating budget of approximately $20 million.


The position is appointed by the six member County Commission and is responsible for the daily supervision of the County Commission Office and its staff, and the general supervision of the non-elected Department Heads responsible to the County Commission.

Requirements Include: 

BS Degree in Business or Public Administration along w/5years experience in Government Administration or candidates w/10 or more years County Government experience.  Compensation:  Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications, plus excellent fringe-benefit package.

The successful candidate must be a resident of Etowah County or willing to re-locate.

Send Resume to: 

Etowah County

Personnel Department

800 Forrest Avenue, Suite 207

Gadsden, AL  35901


256-549-2173 fax


Resumes will be accepted through June 12, 2015

Etowah County does not discriminate on the basis of race/color, 

national origin, sex, religion, age, military status, disability, or any other legally protected status.