Why Local Government?
Check out these short clips from local government leaders on what’s behind choosing a career in public service at the local level.
For the Job Seeker
The ICMA Job Center offers a database of current job openings for local government professionals, from intern to city/county manager (you’ll need to create a profile).
Resources for Every Stage of Your Career
Whether you’re a recent MPA/MPP (masters in public administration or public policy) graduate looking for a fellowship, a mid-career professional ready for advanced credentialing, or a seasoned executive thinking about transitioning to your encore career, ICMA has resources for you.
ICMA has a host of resources to help you learn about professional local government management as a career: