|Organization:||Village of Bartlett||Job Category:||Director Public Works||Job Type:||Full Time||Country:||USA||State/Province:||Illinois (IL)||City:||Bartlett||Post Code:||60103||Salary and Benefits:||$110,719 - $148,118||Post Date:||02/14/2014||
PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR
VILLAGE OF BARTLETT, ILLINOIS
The Village of Bartlett, Illinois, population 41,208, is a progressive, growing community located 35 miles west of downtown Chicago in Cook, DuPage and Kane Counties. The Village is seeking an innovative leader with exceptional interpersonal and technical skills to serve as its next Public Works Director. The Public Works Director serves as a strategic partner with Village departments and the community. The Public Works Director plans, organizes and administers the department with the mission of providing superior services which include: street maintenance, wastewater collection and treatment, water production and distribution, storm water systems and tree maintenance, municipal building and fleet maintenance, care and preservation of the community cemetery and engineering functions. The Public Works Department consists of 49 union and non-union employees and operates on a budget over $14.5 million.
The Village is seeking a team-oriented public works professional with well-developed interpersonal communication skills and who has demonstrated progressive customer-oriented management practices. The successful candidate will possess strong leadership and management skills, excellent oral and written communication skills and is expected to work closely with the senior management team in the ongoing development of the Village’s public works strategies. The chosen candidate will be appointed by and report to the Village Administrator. Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in public administration, civil engineering, or closely related field, supplemented by five to ten years of progressively responsible work in municipal management, civil engineering, and public works administration. Previous experience in a senior public works management role and a collective bargaining work environment is desirable.
The salary for this position is negotiable within the current range of $110,719 to $148,118, based upon qualifications and experience. The Village offers a comprehensive benefits plan.
Please send cover letter, resume, salary history and completed application, which can be found on the Village Website (www.village.bartlett.il.us) to:
Janelle Terrance, Human Resources Manager
228 South Main St.
Bartlett, IL 60103
Resume/application deadline: March 21, 2014
The Village of Bartlett is an Equal Opportunity Employer.