Applications are now being accepted for an appointment to the position of City Clerk for the City of Placentia. This appointee will hold the office from April 2019 until the next general municipal election in November 2020.
Applicants must be residents of Placentia and available to attend all meetings of the City Council. The City Clerk is an elected position and, by charter, helps maintain order within the City government by overseeing City Council meetings, official City records, and official City acts. As a custodian of the City Seal, they conduct election activities, for both general and special elections. The City Clerk receives ($150.00) per month compensation.
Residents interested in being considered for this position may obtain an application form from the City Clerk’s Office at Placentia City Hall, 401 E. Chapman Avenue, Placentia, or click this link to download an application. For additional inquiries, please call (714) 993-8231. The application deadline is Monday April 15, 2019 by 5:00 p.m.
Interested residents should be aware that in accordance with the Political Reform Act of 1974, the City has adopted a Conflict of Interest Code requiring the disclosure of certain personal financial interests by appointees upon assumption of office and annually thereafter. These statements are public records.
In addition, the City has vacancies on various committees that need devoted, passionate people to represent the different areas of our community and help us as we continue our mission of superior public services and policies that promote the highest standards of community life in the City of Placentia. Please click here for the application for Boards, Commissions and Committees.