Who is a member?
Our members are the local governments of Massachusetts and their elected and appointed leadership.
Westborough is located 12 miles east of Worcester and 29 miles west of Boston, with a land area of 21.62 square miles. The DPW is responsible for the town’s infrastructure including 34 sewer pump stations, 3 water storage tanks, a water system made up of 10 drinking water wells, approximately 103 miles of water main, and over 96 miles of roadway. The Town is serviced by a regional Wastewater Treatment Plant located in Westborough as well as two water purification facilities all of which are managed by contract operators. The town is home to a culturally diverse community of more than 18,000 residents. The DPW Director performs management, administrative, supervisory and technical work planning, directing, and managing operations of the DPW, including but not limited to administration, engineering, highway, properties and buildings, water, sewer, parks, cemetery, and vehicle maintenance. Director responds as a member of the Town’s emergency management team in response to failing infrastructure systems, weather events and other unplanned events; identifies resources to respond to such situations and establish priorities. Manages four subordinate supervisors who supervise a total of 43 employees in the Engineering Division, Highway Division and Public Works. The Director is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units and carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws. Master’s degree in relevant field w/five years’ experience and demonstrated leadership in all aspects of Public Works operations; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Qualified candidates will be available during off hours to attend meetings and respond to emergencies. Job description available on Town’s website. Salary DOQ. Interested persons should submit an application and resume to Kristi Williams, Interim Town Manager, 34 West Main Street, Westborough, MA 01581 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 15, 2019. EOE/AA