A city administrator shall be appointed as an officer of the city by the mayor with the consent of the city council. The city administrator shall serve at the pleasure of the mayor, subject to the removal provisions set forth in Idaho Code section 50-206 or its successor, unless the city administrator is party to an express employment contract, approved by the mayor and city council, which provides otherwise. Such a contract is authorized hereby. The city administrator shall be subject to policy direction by the city council through its official actions and to supervision by the mayor. (Ord. 377, 10-12-2004)