Public Works Director

City of Mountain Home | Mountain Home, ID

Posted Date 11/09/2023

Are you ready to make a significant impact on a vibrant and growing community?  The City of Mountain Home invites you to apply to become our next Public Works Director.  This is your chance to help shape the future of a city on the rise!

Mountain Home, located on the edge of the Treasure Valley in southwestern Idaho, offers the best of both worlds.  Experience the perks of a bustling city (Boise is only 35 minutes away) while enjoying the charm and warmth of a close-knit town.  Collaborate closely with elected city officials, staff, and residents to implement strategic plans to maintain, improve, and enhance the city's infrastrucure and improve the overall livability of Mountain Home.

Under the general direction of the Mayor, the Public Works Director plans, organizes, directs, controls, supervises, and coordinates the weekly and long-range activities, operations, programs, and projects of the Public Works Department (Water, Wastewater, Streets, and municipal airport).  Supervision is exercised over subordinate supervisors who manage a diverse and complex operation and capital program.

Compensation:  $7,507.06 per month plus a generous benefit package including:  PERSI retirement, medical/dental/vision, and paid vacation/sick leave.

Qualifications:  Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in Civil Engineering, Public Administration, or related field and six years of experience in engineering, public administration or management, including supervisory experience is required and previous experience as a Public Works director is preferred.

 Ready to take the next step?  See the full job announcement on our website: and send your resume and cover letter to 




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Local Government
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