Town Administrator

Town of Maynard, MA

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: Preferred
  • Salary: $115,000 - $130,000.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 10,106
  • Website:
  • Where: 195 Main Stn , Maynard, MA
  • Form of Government: Town Meeting


Town Administrator
Town of Maynard

Town of Maynard
Town of Maynard
195 Main St. Maynard, MA. 01754

The town of Maynard is seeking a full-time Town Administrator.

Located 22 miles west of Boston, in the Metro West and Greater Boston region of Massachusetts,
Maynard is a small suburban town with a population of 10,000 people and an operating budget
Of $46M. Recently selected as a state designated cultural district, Maynard is an active community, and with several large commercial developments underway, the town is experiencing an economic and cultural revival.

The Town Administrator is the Chief Administrative Officer of the town and is primarily responsible for administering and coordinating all employees, activities, and departments under the jurisdiction of the Board of Selectmen. Day-to-day operational responsibilities include: hiring of personnel, collective bargaining and labor relations, budget preparation, capital planning, economic development, procurement, grant writing, oversight of town departments and functions, and other duties as defined in the town charter.

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and/or related certification in management disciplines, experience in municipal government, five years of managerial experience, strong organizational leadership, excellent written and oral communication skills with experience in grant writing, knowledge of municipal law, experience managing a budget, and be able to exercise sound judgement in conducting duties and responsibilities. A designation as a Certified Procurement Officer and experience working in a town/organization of similar size is preferred. Involvement in non-profit, social, educational, philanthropic, or other community development will be held in high regard.

The town offers a competitive benefits package, along with a salary range between $115,000-$130,000 based upon qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until Friday, March 16, 2018 5pm EST.

Interested candidates should forward a resume and cover letter to or to send to the address above: Attn: Chairman, Town Administrator Search Committee.

The town of Maynard is an Equal Opportunity Employer.