The Township Administrator is the administrative head of the Township and works under the direction of the Board of Trustees. The administrator enforces and executes the policies of the Board and supervises the departments of township government.
The main focus of the Administration Department is to provide for the administration and implementation of the policies, resolutions, and special projects of the Board of Trustees. Administration works closely with the Board of Trustees, the Fiscal Office, and all department heads to assure Township government is responsive to the public and functioning efficiently and effectively.
The department serves as a central source of information and referral for citizens regarding Township activities. This office is usually the first point of contact for residents who have questions or concerns related to Township matters.
The Administration Department consists of the Township Administrator, an Administrative Assistant, a Human Resources Coordinator, and a Secretary/Receptionist.
It is the mission of Jackson Township local government to provide for and promote the general health, safety, and welfare to Township residents and businesses by:
- delivering service in a professional, impartial, and cost-effective manner;
- planning for the long-range development and improvement of the township; and
- being responsive to the individual needs of the township residents and businesses with an awareness of the community’s collective needs.