Town Seeking Director of Public Works

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Public Works Director

The Town of Nottingham is seeking a qualified leader to serve as Public Works Director.  The Director supervises all road, bridge and culvert construction, snow removal, solid waste and recycling operations. 

This is a newly-created position – with small teams in the Highway Department and Recycling Center, the director will be a hands-on leader.  He/she will work independently to supervise permanent and seasonal employees; manage contractors and vendors, vehicles and equipment; and handle department budgeting and planning in conjunction with town officials.  Storm and emergency response requires proximity to Nottingham, on-call availability, and a CDL license. 

The selected candidate will show successful experience with:

  • Hiring and supervising employees and contractors;
  • Performing and directing road construction and maintenance;
  • Operation and maintenance of vehicles and equipment;
  • Working with the public and municipal government.

Of particular interest are examples of:

  • Experience with snow removal operations;
  • Knowledge of engineering principles relative to public works projects;
  • Project management and budgeting skill;
  • Education and training related to roads, bridges, workplace safety, and/or environmental protection.

This is a full-time, salaried position with competitive municipal benefits. A full job description is available at  

Interested candidates should submit a resume and letter of interest by April 20, 2018 to:

Chris Sterndale, Town Administrator
PO Box 114
Nottingham, NH 03290
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