New Hampshire Municipal Association
New Hampshire Municipal Association

Public Works Director

Town of Nottingham

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

This is a newly-created position – with small teams in the Highway Department and Recycling Center, the director will be a hands-on leader.  He/she 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 competitive municipal benefits. A full job description is available at  

To Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a resume and letter of interest by July 24, 2017, to:

Chris Sterndale, Town Administrator

PO Box 114

Nottingham, NH 03290

Salary: Negotiable

Closing Date: July 25, 2017