Public Works Supervisor/Director

The Town of Smithsburg   Smithsburg, MD   Full-time     Management
Posted on May 2, 2022
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Public Works Supervisor/Director

The Town of Smithsburg is currently seeking applicants for the position of a Public Works Supervisor/Director until the position is filled. Responsible for the supervision of the public works department staff and the operation, maintenance and repair of town-owned buildings, vehicles, grounds and parks and infrastructure; including streets and the water and sewer distribution system. Employee needs to pursue education and experience in water distribution and in waste water collection and obtain State required certifications.

➢ Organization, supervision and training of the public works staff.

➢ Supervision of construction projects, inspecting work for accuracy and effectiveness, coordinating with staff, contractors, engineers, etc.

➢ Respond to emergencies/breakdowns.

➢ Plans, organizes, coordinates and directs maintenance and construction projects, i.e., storage tanks, pump houses, storm drain systems, distribution and collection lines and lift stations.

➢ Assess and monitor the town’s infrastructure to provide adequate levels of public service both for existing systems/networks and extensions/developments.

➢ Prepares annual proposal for Street Repairs and Overlays.

➢ Coordinates and implements required protocol to address emergency weather-related conditions; snow, heavy rains, etc. in conjunction with the Town Manager.

A full job description and details are listed on the Town’s Website at or call 301-824-7234 for details.

The Town is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Town of Smithsburg

Smithsburg , MD