BEND, Ore. -

The Deschutes County Board of Commissioners announced Wednesday that the recruitment for Deschutes County Administrator is now open.

The Prothman Company of Bellevue, Washington, will continue as the recruitment firm for this process.  Based on the contract with The Prothman Company, Deschutes County will not be charged additional professional fees for the continued recruitment.

Interested candidates can visit the Deschutes County or The Prothman Company’s web-site to learn more about the position and recruitment process.  The first review of applications by The Prothman Company will be March 3, 2013.

Tom Anderson has been serving as Interim County Administrator since October 29, 2012. The County Administrator is appointed by and serves at the discretion of the Board of County Commissioners.