Director of Public Works

Fraser | Fraser, CO

Posted Date 7/11/2018

Situated at over 8,500 ft above sea level in the Fraser River Valley and just below the Continental Divide in Grand County, Fraser offers the mixture of small town life, rural character, mountain living, and world class outdoor recreational activities that other Colorado mountain towns offer. Fraser stands alone, however, in that it is relatively undeveloped, true to its roots, and bursting with potential and opportunity. The Town of Fraser recognizes that employees are our principal competitive advantage. We believe in attracting and retaining a diverse and professional workforce that is engaged and committed to our values, goals, and objectives. Our culture emphasizes innovation, creativity, open communication, quality management, and work-life balance. This position offers an excellent opportunity for the right candidate. Growth and development in Fraser is resulting in significant expansions of public infrastructure, the Public Works Department is implementing new asset management programs and evaluating expanding capacity to include additional operations. Currently, the Town is anticipating significant public projects including highway median installations, a bridge replacement project, multiple water and sewer main projects, a six million dollar open space improvement, and a center for creative arts. The Public Works Department operations include streets, stormwater management, snow management, open space and trails, water and wastewater, facility and fleet management, and development services. The Director oversees a staff of 15 full time employees along with seasonal staff and various consultants. Salary range for this position is $70,000-$115,000 depending on qualifications. The Town of Fraser offers a competitive benefits package. Interested applicants should submit a Letter of Interest and Resume to Jeff Durbin, Town Manager, at or PO Box 370, Fraser, CO 80442. The Town of Fraser is an equal opportunity employer. Position open until filled.

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