Help Wanted: Public Works Director, Nottingham, NH - Full Time

June 16, 2023

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

In this position, with small teams in the Highway Department and Recycling Center, the Director will be a hands-on leader. The successful candidate 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;

  • 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, environmental protection, and/or GIS.

This is a full-time, salaried position with a competitive municipal benefits package. A full job description is available on the town’s website, Interested candidates should submit a resume and letter of interest to:

Ellen White, Town Administrator
PO Box 114
Nottingham, NH 03290

Position will be open until filled. The Town of Nottingham is an Equal Opportunity Employer.