Director of Public Works

Municipal/State Openings

Director of Public Works

Manchester, CT

Posting Date: November 09, 2017
Closing Date: December 01, 2017

Position Overview back to top

Director of Public Works - Town of Manchester, CT ($120,000 - $132,000) is seeking candidates with executive level responsibility for the Engineering and Field Services Divisions, Building Inspection, Facilities Maintenance and the Sanitation Division including Landfill operations. The Director of Public Works manages an annual operating budget of $21 million and oversees 105 employees.

Manchester seeks a Leader who is a team builder and a coach for innovation with demonstrated experience in capital planning, strategic/master planning and, project management. The Director must be a promoter of, and, leader for, the implementation of appropriate technologies throughout the department.

Qualifications back to top

Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or a related field and five (5) years of responsible executive experience in public works construction, management, and maintenance is required with a demonstrated commitment to customer service and public information. Suitable experience may be substituted for educational/licensure attainment if deemed appropriate by the General Manager or his designee. A Master’s Degree preferred. Possession of a Professional Engineer’s license desirable. Manchester residency within one year of appointment is required by Town Charter.

How to Apply back to top

CLOSING DATE: December 1, 2017.

For information view website: www.townofmanchester.org