CITY OF WORTHINGTON DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS
Provides general direction to all public works functions of the City except for those under the jurisdiction of the Water and Light Commission to ensure the continued maintenance of those services as may be consistent with the goals and objectives of the City Council. Has functional responsibility for the maintenance and operation of all city streets, signs, parking lots, boulevards, parks and athletic facilities, lake aeration system, public docks, airport, storm water collection and management system and city owned and occupied facilities/buildings. Responsible to negotiate an annual contract for services with the “Y” and ensure the City sponsored youth recreation programs are being managed according to the contract. Responsible for overseeing all athletic recreational activities to include negotiating users fees. Responsible to insure by coordinating with the Street and Park supervisors, proper safety precautions are followed in all work activities. Responsible to insure proper administration and oversight of the Street and Park Supervisors, and the City’s compliance of the Employee’s Right to Know Law and Safety Committee appointee. Maintains an open line of communication with the public at all times, and is on call for issues related to the position
Salary range is $32.14 to $43.48 per hour (subject to the City’s wage and compensation plan) based on qualifications, plus benefit package.
Applicants must submit a letter of application, a resume, and a completed City of Worthington Application for Employment form (available from the City Clerk/Human Resources Assistant, 303 Ninth Street, or on our web site at www.ci.worthington.mn.us) to:
City Clerk/Human Resources Assistant
City of Worthington
PO Box 279
Worthington, MN 56187-0279
Application deadline for first round interviews is 5:00 p.m. Friday, July 25, 2014, however, position is open until filled.
The City of Worthington is "An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer".