The Director plans, directs, coordinates, and supervises the Department of Public Works. The department consists of the Highway, Wastewater Treatment, and Water Divisions. The work includes oversight of maintenance , repair and construction of streets and sidewalks; operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plant; wastewater and storm water collection systems; and the municipal water system including supply, treatment and distribution. The Director of Public Works is also responsible for the review, approval, and oversight of all Engineering work and to assure that work done is in compliance with local, state, and federal laws and with plan specifications. The Director manages a primarily unionized staff.  Prefer 8-10 years municipal experience managing a Department of Public Works and Water/Sewer Enterprise fund; or an equivalent of education and experience.  Engineering degree preferred but not required.

Applications and full job description are on Town’s website, www.townofware.com.  Review of applications will begin on January 10 and will continue until the position is filled.  Send cover letter, resume, and application to Town Manager, Ware Town Hall, 126 Main Street, Ware, MA  01082 or sbeckley@townofware.com .  AA/EOE