Director, Water Resources & Public Works

Town of Berlin | Berlin, MD

Posted Date 3/18/2019

The Town of Berlin is in search of a dynamic department head that will supervise and lead these departments. We have a competitive benefits package that includes life, health, dental, vision, enrollment with the Maryland State Retirement Plan and a 457(b) tax deferred savings plan.
Duties: The Department Director oversees the day-to-day operations of the Waste Water Operation, Water Operation, Stormwater Operation and Public Works. The selected individual will coordinate and oversee all operations of these departments. The Director will manage a workforce of 25 personnel between the two departments.  The selected candidate will develop and comply with an annual budget for all departments. The Director will provide technical direction and resolve operational issues. The Director will manage complex capital improvement projects from inception through completion. This Department Head also plans, coordinates and administers the Town’s recycling program. The Department Director will complete necessary information for grant applications and submittals. The Department Director will take action to resolve departmental, operation and administrative conflicts and issues which are in the best interest of the Town of Berlin and in accordance with State laws.
Requirements: It is preferred that the selected candidate possess a college degree (BA/BS). Minimum requirement is a high school diploma or equivalent with seven (7) years of supervisory experience in a Water Resources/Public Works utility. Selected candidate must possess a valid state issued drivers license, a valid Maryland Water/Wastewater Operator license, Superintendent license and a Storm Water green card. Applicants may submit cover letter and resumes to

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