City of Bloomfield, Iowa (2,650) is accepting electronically submitted resumes including a cover letter of introduction until 12:00 PM, February 1, 2018 for the position of Director of Public Works; salary range $60,920 - $68,567 with annual adjustments.
Located in Southeast Iowa, community is noteworthy for its success in advancing new technologies toward its goal of being energy self-sufficient by 2030. City is just now undertaking a mandated multi-million-dollar sanitary sewage treatment plant/system upgrade, scheduled for construction in 2020-21. Director would lead a 12.5 FTE unionized staff responsible for four utilities (Electric, Gas, Water, Sanitary Sewage Treatment), and Streets, Grounds and Facilities with operating budgets totaling $4 million. Graduation from a two-year accredited college or university (four-year degree desired), and 8-12 years of progressively responsible experience in Public Works or a related field required. Successful candidate will have strong project management, planning, communication and leadership qualities. Position reports to an experienced City Administrator.
Candidates are expected to make written responses to questions included in an application package that will be sent out on February 2. Finalist interviews scheduled during the last two weeks of February; start date expected no later than April 5, 2018. Full position description available at: wwwcityofblomfield.org.
City of Bloomfield -Gary Boden, City Administrator
111 West Franklin Street
Bloomfield, Iowa 52537