Director of Public Works

Town of Johnstown | Johnstown, CO

Posted Date 10/26/2018

The Town of Johnstown, CO (pop. 16,500) a home-rule community with a Council/Manager form of government located in the heart of northern Colorado – just 45 minutes from Denver, and only a few miles from Loveland, Longmont, Greeley and Fort Collins. The Town is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Public Works Director.

This position plans, directs, manages and oversees the activities and operations of the Public Works Department including administration, engineering coordination, public works construction projects, water/wastewater operations, streets, parks, drainage, cemetery and grounds improvement/maintenance. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business management, construction management, public administration, civil engineering or a closely related field is desired, but not required. As a substitute, 2 years of relevant director level experience may be substituted for each year of required education. A minimum of seven (7) years of increasingly responsible public works experience in the leadership, direction and project management of infrastructure construction and maintenance projects and five (5) years of supervisory experience is required.

The Town offers a lucrative benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, social security and a 457 retirement plan. To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please submit a letter of interest, resume, salary history and five (5) professional references to Town of Johnstown, Town Clerk, 450 South Parish Avenue, Johnstown, CO 80534. Phone: (970) 587-4664 or e-mail your request to by November 16, 2018. Open until filled. EOE.

Hiring Range $95,354 to $103,120 annually D.O.Q.

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Local Government
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