Public Works Director - Macomb , Illinois, United States, 61455

PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR City of Macomb, Illinois
(pop. 21,500)

The City of Macomb, home of Western Illinois University, is seeking an experienced manager to lead the Public Works Department.
This position is a Mayoral appointment and reports to the City Administrator.
Successful candidate will oversee the daily operations of the Public Works Department, including streets and storm sewers, water treatment and distribution, sewage collection and treatment, solid waste contract administration, forestry, cemetery, and buildings and grounds.
In addition, the Director plans, directs and evaluates programs and activities, develops and implements policies and procedures, and manages $8 million budget and staff of 31 authorized positions.
The position requires a high school diploma or equivalent, college degree preferred, and valid Illinois driver's license.
Preferred candidate will have five years experience in a senior management position in a comparable public sector agency.
County residency, background check, physical and drug screen required.
Salary Range is $81,192 to $95,520 depending on qualifications.
Full benefit package. Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for professional references by 4:30 p.m. on June 28th, 2019 to:

The City of Macomb is an Equal Opportunity Employer Category: Building Maintenance , Keywords: Public Works Director