The search for Odessa’s next City Administrator is on.

Click to hear KMZU’s Brad Hartman talk with Odessa City Clerk Marcella McCoy:

Marcella McCoy

McCoy says they have received many resumes but they’ll have to narrow it down.

The Mayor and Board of Aldermen have the task of eliminating all but five candidates.

Then the Mayor and the board will have a special session to find their next administrator.

The position became available after the former City Administrator Mike Hayslip resigned over a month ago.