Butler Township Employment Opportunities
Superintendent of Public Works
Butler Township, Butler County (population 17,000+) is seeking a progressive, collaborative public works superintendent. Twelve full-time employees, $2.3 million dollar budget. Responsible for 92 township owned road miles; storm sewer infrastructure; vehicle maintenance and coordinated project administration with the township engineer and manager. Liquid fuels administration experience and CDL Class A required. Minimum qualifications include graduation from a technical school in engineering, or a related field or five (5) years of progressive experience, two (2) years at a supervisory level in road and street maintenance and repair involving operation of maintenance vehicles, layout and construction of drainage structures, supervision and scheduling of employees on permanent and emergency basis; two (2) years’ experience in budget and bid preparation, or any equivalent combination of education and experiences. The successful candidate will have strong oral and written skills and ability to supervise others. Candidate must possess knowledge of federal, state and local law as it relates to public works operations. Candidate must possess ability to use personal computers and a variety of software. Other duties include but are not limited to scheduling and assigning job duties, establishing and maintaining maintenance records, issuing purchase orders, maintaining the department’s budget, etc. Full benefits with salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Candidates for position must submit letter of interest, resume, completed application, salary history, and three (3) references to Tom Knights, Township Manager, Butler Township, 290 South Duffy Road, Butler, Pa 16001. Butler Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates offered a conditional offer of employment are subject to a criminal background investigation; physical examination and drug screening. Application and job description is available on our website www.butlertwp.org under job opportunity or at the Township Building. Application deadline is September 14, 2018.
Job Description: Superintendent of Public Works – 2018