Town Manager

Town of Hardwick, VT

Job Details

  • Job Function: Chief Administrator (City/County Manager)
  • Credential: No preference
  • Salary: $75,000 - $85,000. DOE
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 3,010
  • Where: 20 Church St, Hardwick, Vt
  • Form of Government: Town Meeting

Post Date: Sep 18 2018

Deadline: Oct 16 2018


The Town of Hardwick, Vermont seeks a collaborative, innovative, and energetic new town manager. Hardwick is a picturesque and dynamic community with numerous year-round cultural and outdoor activities. The town is located in Caledonia County on the western edge of Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom region.

The municipal manager reports to the town’s five-member selectboard and is responsible for the general supervision and administration of all staff and departments, as well as the day-to-day operations of the town. The manager carries out the duties specified in the municipal charter and under all applicable federal and state laws. The town has a population of 3,010 and the net municipal budget for 2018 is $3,208,240. Hardwick has 21 full- and 14 part-time employees.

A full job description is posted here:
The salary range is $75,000 to $85,000, depending on experience and qualifications, with excellent benefits. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required (Master’s preferred) with at least five to seven years of municipal government experience or equivalent.

Please email a cover letter, resume, and three professional references by Monday, October 15, 2018, to with Hardwick Manager as the subject, or mail to VLCT Municipal Recruitment, 89 Main Street, Suite 4, Montpelier, VT 05602.


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