Town of St. Johnsbury


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Employment Opportunity- DPW Director

Director of Public Works Town of St Johnsbury, VT

The Town of St Johnsbury (pop. 7,600) is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Public Works, appointed by and reporting to the Town Manager. The Director is responsible for planning, directing, administering, and supervising all programs and activities of the department, including street and storm drainage maintenance, winter maintenance, sanitary sewer collection, water system operations, waste disposal operations (including recycling), motor pool, and other equipment service repair and maintenance, engineering, beautification, and maintenance of parks and grounds, capital improvement planning, construction work, as well as facility and custodial operations within all Town buildings. A Bachelor’s Degree and formal training and experience in civil engineering, construction management, public or business administration, or closely-related field highly desired, as is work experience in any of these areas. Experience with public works operation and activities, including at least five years prior experience in a supervisory, managerial, or administrative capacity in public works or engineering (preferably municipally oriented), or a closely related work field. Must possess strong public, interpersonal and written communication abilities. Starting salary up to $72,000. A detailed job description can be found on the town’s website.

Position will remain open until filled. Resume reviews will begin August 15th, 2019.

Please submit resume and letter of interest to:

HR Coordinator

Town of St Johnsbury

51 Depot Square, Suite 3

St Johnsbury, VT 05819

or email PDF versions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

St. Johnsbury is an equal opportunity employer


For a complete Job Description follw this link:  DPW Job Description

2019 Consumer Confidence Report

This report is a snapshot of the water quality the St. Johnsbury Water Filtration Plant and Public Works Dept. produced and delivered in 2018. Included are the details about where your water comes from, what it contains, and how it compares to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and state standards. We are committed to providing you with this information because informed customers are our best allies. Click here to view or download the 2019 Water System Consumer Confidence Report.