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Utility Director Job Opening


The Town of Pinetops, North Carolina, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Public Works-Utilities Director.  The position is responsible for and supervises all Public Works and Utilities departments for the Town including roads/streets, sanitation, sewer, water, electric, building maintenance, and other areas commonly associated with a full-service municipal public works and utility operation.  This position involves not only the managing, planning and directing of staff, operations, budgets and all other aspects of the Department, but the incumbent will also be required more often than not to participate in physical tasks along with the crew.  The successful applicant must possess, or can obtain as soon as possible, all required licenses to operate a municipal wastewater and water operation, to include, but not limited to, wells, treatment, distribution, collection, and plant operations.  Ability to work on electric lines and infrastructure at the journey level preferred.  Three to five years’ experience working for a city/town or county operation overseeing utilities and roads strongly preferred.  A full job description is available on the Town Website or by request.  At least a Class B CDL is required.  Passage of a full background check, drug screening, and physical is required, and a good driving record is a must.  The position is full time M-F and will require 24/7 call time as needed.  The position offers a full range of benefits including health, dental, vision, and NC state retirement for municipal workers, and 401k plan.  Pay based on qualifications.  A Town employment application (available at the town office, by phoning, or on Website) along with resume and cover letter can be dropped off at the Town Office, postal mailed, or emailed to townadministrator@pinetopsnc.com.  All applications must be received by June 21, 2022 at 4PM.  All questions should be directed to the Town Administrator.

                                       The Town of Pinetops is an Equal Opportunity Employer