Director of Public Works

City of Frostburg | Frostburg, MD

Posted Date 1/06/2021

The City of Frostburg is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director of Public Works. The applicant should be a dynamic individual who has experience in managing projects and leading teams with a strong personal drive and effective interpersonal skills.  Full job description

This is a senior level position; the Director of Public Works is responsible for the City’s infrastructure and responds to the City’s residents on various matters related to the Public Works department. The City has a commission form of government, and the Director receives general direction and broad policy guidance from the Commissioner of Public Works and the Commissioner of Water, Parks, and Recreation. The Director of Public Works reports to the City Administrator.

Education and/or experience requirements are a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering or related field, or extensive work experience in a responsible position in the public works, engineering, utilities, or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The salary range for this position is $56,000 to $75,000 based on experience and qualifications. Benefits include medical insurance; Maryland State Pension; vacation, sick, and administrative leave; paid holidays; life insurance; dental and vision stipend; and voluntary benefits including a 457 defined contribution retirement plan. Work hours are 8 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday in addition to availability for emergency utility issues 24/7 and monthly evening meetings.  

Interested candidates must submit a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to the City Administrator by Friday, January 29, 2021 at 4 pm. Interviews are expected to occur between February 8 and 26, 2021. Resumes may be mailed to PO Box 440, Frostburg, MD 21532, attn.: City Administrator or emailed to The City of Frostburg is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified persons are encouraged to apply.

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