Public Utilities Department Director

Chatham County
Published
September 28, 2021
Location
PO Box 1809, Pittsboro, NC
Billing Address
PO Box 1809, Pittsboro, NC 27312
First Name
Carolyn
Last Name
Miller
Phone Number
919-545-8301
County
Chatham
Closing Date
Open until filled

Description

Position is responsible for the organizing and directing of operations, maintenance, and growth planning of capital projects, utility system expansion, water and wastewater plants and distribution system.  Chatham County is a fast-growing community that values cooperative regional relationships and innovative and forward thinking. As a key member of the County Leadership Team, the ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to embrace change and help guide the County through significant growth and will be expected to act as a change agent who can articulate a common vision, establish credibility and consistency in delivery of services, and motivate others to embrace changes within their department. This position reports directly to the County Manager.

Salary

Salary range of $83,000-$117,789 with a comprehensive benefits package. Salary for this position will be established commensurate with experience and qualifications of the selected candidate. 

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in engineering, environmental science, or public administration with a significant experience in utility management and supervision or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Professional Engineer (PE) designation preferred. 

Miscellaneous

Address to send application to: 

Chatham County Human Resources

PO Box 1809, Pittsboro, NC  27312

Or apply online at:  https://chathamnc.seamlessdocs.com/f/ChathamJobApplication