Public Works Director

Town of Hartford, VT

Job Details

  • Job Function: Public Works Director
  • Salary: DOE/DOQ
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 9,952
  • Website: http://WWW.HARTFORD-VT.ORG
  • Where: 171 Bridge Stn , White River Junction, VT
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Jan 29 2018

Deadline: Feb 23 2018

Submit letter of interest and resume to the Town Manager’s Office, Town of Hartford, Attention Eliza LeBrun, 171 Bridge Street, White River Jct., VT 05001 or email to no later than February 23, 2018.


The Town of Hartford, Vermont is seeking qualified candidates for the key management position of Public Works Director to direct and oversee the Town of Hartford’s Public Works Departments, including highway, water, wastewater and solid waste. Hartford, located in eastern Vermont on the New Hampshire border, has a population of 9,952 and is a nationally accredited (CAFR) community in the Upper Valley of the Connecticut River. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience + very competitive benefits package. Minimum qualifications include: a bachelor’s degree in civil, mechanical, environmental engineering or a related field and 10 years of progressive municipal or supervisory experience including at least 5 years in a municipal or public works operations and maintenance or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired. Broad base of technical knowledge and skills related to public works operations, including good understanding of regulatory processes and requirements. Excellent planning, organizational, administrative, personnel and budget management skills. Ability to deal effectively with a wide range of individuals/ organizations inside and outside of Town government, including elected officials, the public and government regulatory agencies.

The Town of Hartford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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